ASHRAE Members Survival Guide, Design/Build provides a general background of the issues, consequences and liabilities that can result for those considering executing projects using the design/build approach.
The importance of compatibility, communication and proper planning in preventing difficulties for the designer/builder and the client, is discussed at length. This can reduce potential friction between the builder and the design professional. The recommendations in this guide can be used to avoid misunderstandings and disputes, thereby avoiding complicated insurance and bonding issues.
ASHRAE Members Survival Guide, Design/Build is part of The ASHRAE Members Survival Guide.
Author: American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers Inc (ASHRAE)