Archives - November 2017

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Nov

5 Major Sections Of A Building And Construction Contract

A construction contract is a written agreement between the main stakeholders in a project, usually the project sponsor or owner and the project contractor. Basically, a construction contract spells out all the relevant operational details and all the agreed terms and conditions of executing or implementing the building and construction project. The contract features the …

18
Nov

3 Dynamic Strategies For Managing The Cost Of A Construction Project

A typical construction project requires considerable resources, such as time, money, energy, to become a success. The amount of financial resources needed to implement a construction project depends on several factors including the nature, size, and purpose of the undertaking. Naturally, the initial cost estimates change as the project progresses; mainly due to unprecedented project …

16
Nov

3 Effective Measures To Ensure Health And Safety In Construction Projects

One of the most critical responsibilities of a building and construction contractor is to ensure health and safety of all things and at all times in his worksite. The contractor plays the crucial role of planning, implementing, sustaining, supervising, and maintaining good health practices and sound safety precautions and policies in the workplace. His protective …

14
Nov

5 Main Responsibilities Of A Building Contractor

Generally, a building contractor is supposed to supervise, inspect, and direct a construction project from start to finish regardless of the project scope. The contractor is expected to apply the relevant skills and expertise to ensure success during the project development process as specified by the contract documents. In a typical building and construction project, …

12
Nov

General Contractors Vs. Specialty Contractors: Comparing The Two Practitioners

Qualified contractors are issued with licenses by Contractors State License Boards (CSLBs) to practice in various states across the country. In order to qualify for a license, the applicant must be over 18 and he must also be armed with all the necessary skills and field experience required to satisfactorily handle or implement a building …

12
Nov

4 Useful Tips To Bear In Mind When Hiring A Construction Contractor

Contractors are tasked with the critical role of managing a construction project. Construction projects range from routine indoor repairs to modest Anderson asphalt paving and striping contracts to complex infrastructural undertakings like highway or dam constructions. All these projects require specialized knowledge, skills, and equipment to achieve the specified project needs and objectives. Depending on …