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Construction – Contract Time Extensions, Delays, and Dispute Resolution (San Diego, CA)
February 10, 2020 @ 9:00 am - February 11, 2020 @ 4:00 pm$995
This course is intended for all professionals who are involved in the evolution of the construction process—architects, general contractors, subcontractors, construction managers, and owners–and dealing with both private and Government construction contracting. The course is designed around the premise that change orders and claims typically have a contract time component that needs to be addressed. Critical path method (CPM) schedules are utilized by the parties to process change orders and resolve claims involving contract time issues. Other industries also plan and monitor contract performance using the CPM schedule; as such, this course is well suited for owners and contractors in many industries, including shipbuilding, manufacturing, and procurement contracting.
- Establish a fundamental understanding of the mechanics of the planning process and the CPM schedule technique
- Learn the different types of CPM schedules prepared and maintained during the course of a project
- Learn how “best practices” should be employed by the contractor in preparing and maintaining the CPM schedule to ensure successful project controls, change order management, and claims resolution
- Differentiate the different types of delay, including excusable, non-excusable, compensable, concurrent and pacing
- Understand the industry-recognized types of delay analysis methodologies and the strengths and weaknesses of the more commonly utilized approaches
- Become familiar with key industry publications regarding delay analyses, including AACE RP-29R-03, ASCE 67-17, and SCL Protocol
- Learn “best practice” approaches and techniques for the preparation and analysis of delay claims to effectively support or defend a request for time extensions.