2.10 Continuous Interface between the Designer and the Contractor During the Construction Phase
The designer continues to interface with the selected contractor throughout the construction phase.
This practice allows the designer to be available for preconstruction conferences, unforeseen conditions, and design changes; and for postconstruction conferences.
- Potential safety concerns are resolved more quickly, thereby minimizing subsequent modifications to the project design, costs, and completion.
- The designer’s inspections of the project during different stages are facilitated.
- Industry and government practice