Construction Claims on Public Projects
1 hour 5 minutes
Be prepared for the complex construction claims that may arise on public projects.
Owners, contractors, subcontractors, and architects who are experienced in private construction contracts can run into trouble when dealing with public works contract claims. This topic will provide persons who work on public works contracts around the country with the fundamental elements of public works claims and will also provide information regarding the basic processes for addressing those claims.
• You will be able to identify whether you have a claim and what type of claim you have.
• You will be able to discuss the claims that relate to the type of contract you are using.
• You will be able to explain the difference between a delay claim and an impact claim.
• You will be able to explain the difference between design specifications and performance specifications.