|Author||: The American Institute of Architects|
|Publisher||: John Wiley & Sons|
|Total Pages||: 448|
|ISBN 10||: 9780471472834|
|ISBN 13||: 0471472832|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
The definitive resource for designer-led projects The Architect's Guide to Design-Build Servicesoffers authoritative knowledge and industry insight to architectsconsidering entry into the burgeoning practice of design-buildproject delivery. Written by architects and other professionalswith expertise in risk management, law, ethics, finance, andcontracts, this instructive guide addresses the roles architectscan assume during a design-build project, including leading theproject, acting as subcontractor, and forming a joint venture witha contractor. Developed by the AIA Design-Build Professional Interest Area,this book offers the real-world expertise of thirty industryleaders from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, who share theirexperience and know-how on such topics as: Starting out in design-build Risks and rewards of design-build delivery Succeeding in a design-build practice Design-build education Essential practice information Ethics and licensing laws State laws regulating both architects and contractors aresummarized to help busy firms bring design-build projects throughto successful completion in a variety of jurisdictions. The Architect's Guide to Design-Build Services isthe most complete, definitive resource for architects, contractors,and attorneys involved in designer-led projects.