Module #4 Assignment
Chapter 12: Question # 2, 4, 5 and 11 from the text book.
2. An ideal time for the preconstruction meeting would be after all of the subcontracts have been
awarded but prior to the beginning of actual construction. The preco
1 . What is apparent authority?
Apparent authority is when the owner or architect/engineer allows another party to operate
with the appearance of authority to act on behalf of the owner or architect/engineer. The
contractors who reason
12. If an engineer believes that the contractors construction methods are inadequate and wont meet
expectations, the contractor should be notified immediately before the mistake becomes too costly or
time consuming. The notification should be co
A new internet based software tool called Building Information Modeling, or BIM is
quickly converting the standard building process. BIM is responsible for faster project
completion, improving the quality of construction design, and also lowering the cost
AIA 101 Article 5.1.4
When the contractor requests payment, it should be based off the most recent schedule
of values submitted by the contractor in correspondence with the contract documents.
The schedule will determin
Get the lowest price
Very familiar and easy delivery method
Only have two different contracts
May bring low quality construction
Slow construction d