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Under A—, the construction manager serves as an independent adviser to the owner, who enters into a contract with a general contractor or multiple contracts with prime trade contractors.

Thus, AIA Document B— is provided to assist B— users either in modifying it, or developing a separate supplementary conditions document to attach to it. The construction manager-adviser can then sign G, have it notarized, and submit it along with the G to the architect.

This document may be used with a variety of compensation methods. Copyright Law and International Treaties. The specific services the non-owner members are required to perform are set forth in the Integrated Scope of Services Matrix, which is part of the C— Target Cost Amendment and is incorporated into the executed C— B sets forth five traditional phases of basic services: AIA Document A— primarily provides only the business terms and conditions unique to the agreement between the owner and contractor, such as compensation details and licensing of instruments of service.

AIA Document C— is suitable for use with all types of consultants, including consulting architects.

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The contractor may also be required to furnish a lien bond or indemnity bond to protect the owner with respect to each exception. AIA Document B— primarily provides only the business terms unique to the agreement between the owner and architect, such as compensation details and licensing of instruments of service. Modifications to G— are shown as tracked changes revisions—that is, additional material is underlined; deleted material is crossed out.

It serves as a written record of the exchange of project information and acts as a checklist reminding the sender to tell the recipient what exactly is being sent, how the material is being sent, and why it is being sent.

B— contains terms and conditions that are unique to these types of projects. The construction manager provides the owner with a guaranteed maximum price proposal, which the aiw may accept, reject, or negotiate. B—, as a standard form document, cannot address all of the unique risks of condominium construction. AIA Documents A— and A— should only be employed on projects where the construction manager is serving in the capacity of adviser to the owner and not in situations where the aai manager is also the constructor CMc document-based relationships.


Basic services are performed in five phases: Standard form of agreement between owner and architect intended for use on large or complex projects. Aiz your completed order form to us by A Fax: AIA Document A— is for use on a project that is modest in size and brief in duration, and where payment to the contractor is based on a stipulated sum fixed price.

Description This form is used to obtain price quotations required in the negotiation of change orders. Under A—, the contractor provides a guaranteed maximum price. AIA Document C— aiw suitable for use with all types of consultants, including consulting architects and may be used with a variety of compensation methods.

A— contains its own terms and conditions. It is aaia be filled out by the contractor and returned to the architect for submission to the owner. Services are divided traditionally into basic and additional services.

AIA Rochester – B Series Documents

A standard form of agreement between developer-builder and architect for prototypes for single family residential project. Other provisions introduce a different approach to a project, such as fast-track construction. Though not a party to the contract for construction between owner and contractor, the architect participates in the preparation of the contract documents and performs construction phase duties and responsibilities described in detail in the general conditions.

A— employs the cost-plus-a-fee method, wherein the owner can monitor cost through periodic review of a control estimate that is revised as the project proceeds. The compensation model is also goal-oriented, and provides incentives for collaboration in design and b512 of the project. AIA Document B— is often used for planning, feasibility studies, and other services that do not follow the phasing sequence of services set forth in B— and other AIA documents.

Specific instructions or special requirements, such as the amount and type of bonding, are to be attached to, or inserted into, A Though written primarily to support a project using integrated project delivery IPDE may also be used on projects delivered by more traditional methods. For use in circumstances where the architect agrees to provide the owner a package of construction management services. Part B naturally follows after selection of the general conditions because insurance and bonding information is dependent upon the type of general conditions chosen.


The contractor prepares a list of b1522 to be completed or corrected, and the architect verifies and amends this list. There are many free courses on the revisions here: E is not a stand-alone document, but must be attached as an exhibit to an existing agreement for design services, construction or material.

Primary management of the project is the responsibility of the Project Management Team, comprised of one representative from each of the parties. Exhibit B provides a menu of briefly described services ais the parties can select and augment to suit the needs of the project. The parties may be all architects, all engineers, a combination of architects and engineers, or another combination of professionals.

B— may be used in two h152 Unauthorized reproduction, display or distribution of an AIA Contract Document, or any portion of it, may result in serve civil and criminal penalties, and will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under the law. AIA Document C— provides the terms under which the non-owner members provide services to the SPE to complete the design and construction of the project.

The Agreement requires the n152 to select the payment type from three choices: It is intended to help the architect perform its services with respect to minor changes not involving adjustment in the contract sum or contract time. For that purpose, the agreement includes a guaranteed maximum price amendment at Exhibit A.

AIA B-Series: Owner/Architect Agreements

AIA Document B— is intended for use in situations where the architect will provide limited architectural services in connection with a single family residential project.

If construction administration services are to be provided using B—, which is not recommended, care must be taken to coordinate it with the appropriate general conditions of the contract for construction. AIA Contract Documents are divided into six alphanumeric series by document use or purpose.

E defines the extent to which model users may rely on model content, clarifies model ownership, sets forth Aa standards and file formats, and provides the scope of responsibility for model management from the beginning to the end of the project.