The Construction Specifications Institute endorses AIA's Owner-Consultant Contract Documents

Submitted by mtinder@aia.org on Thu, 07/21/2016 - 13:31
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This endorsement follows a thorough review of the documents\nby the CSI Technical Committee, which analyzed the documents for good industry\npractice, consistency, and alignment with CSI core technical values."]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"\u201cThis\nendorsement speaks to the relevance and usefulness of our owner-consultant\ndocuments\u201d said Deborah DeBernard, AIA, NCARB, Architect AIBC, LEED BD\u0026C, Senior\nVice President of Global Innovation at the AIA. \u201cConsultants\u2014particularly land\nsurveyors and geotechnical engineers\u2014play important roles in the pre-design\nphase of most building projects. Our owner-consultant agreement and scope of\nservice exhibits for land surveying and geotechnical engineering represent a\nmodernization of the outdated request for proposal model of hiring consultants.\u201d"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"The endorsement by CSI includes the following AIA Contract Documents:"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"\u00b7 \nAIA Document C103\u2122 \u2013 2015, Standard Form\nof Agreement Between Owner and Consultant without a Predefined Scope of\nConsultant\u2019s Services"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"\u00b7 \nAIA Document C201\u2122 \u2013 2015, Standard Form\nof Consultant\u2019s Services: Land Survey"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"\u00b7 \nAIA Document C202\u2122 \u2013 2015, Standard Form\nof Consultant\u2019s Services: Geotechnical Engineering"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"\u201cCSI is\npleased to endorse these agreement and scope forms that provide a stable and\nconsistent framework that benefit owners, consultants, and the architects and\nengineers that rely on the owner to provide these services,\u201d said Lane\nBeougher, CSI\u2019s 2015-2016 president. \u201cCollaboration works best when project\nrisks are allocated to the party most suited to manage that risk, and AIA\u2019s\nowner-consultant agreements elegantly accomplish that objective.\u201d"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"CSI has\npreviously endorsed the AIA\u2019s Digital Practice and Design-Build families of documents."]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"All of the documents the CSI has endorsed are available for purchase in the latest version of the "],[0,[3],1,"AIA Contract Documents software"],[0,[],0,", and through "],[0,[4],1,"AIA Documents-on-Demand\u00ae"],[0,[],0,", and "],[0,[5],1,"AIA Documents-on-Demand\u00ae Plus"],[0,[],0,"."]]],[1,"h3",[[0,[],0,"About The American Institute of Architects\n"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"For over 150 years, members of the American Institute of Architects have worked\nwith each other and their communities to create more valuable, healthy, secure,\nand sustainable buildings and cityscapes. 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AIA's Owner-Consultant Contract Documents have been endorsed by The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)
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