When problems arise in complex construction projects, owners may turn to designers and engineers, as well as and their professional liability insurance policies, for recourse. A number of recent high-profile cases have demonstrated the complexities of the owner-engineer relationship and the costs to both parties and insurers when a project goes awry. This webinar will discuss lessons learned from case studies and suggest how all parties in a construction project can structure and manage a project at the front end to avoid litigation and insurance claims at the back end. Issues discussed will include:
- Choosing design-bid-build or design-build to manage unique project risks
- The role of the engineer, and the risks associated with an engineer playing multiple roles
- Coordinating design from multiple sources on a project
- Procuring the right management expertise for your project
- Contingencies and allocation of risks at the front end versus insurance at the back end
- How external economic factors can impact your project
The intended audience for this presentation is owners, developers, construction and project managers, engineers and architects, contractors and construction consultants.
CLE credit is pending in California, Illinois and New York. A CLE application to Texas will be submitted upon request.
Instructions for accessing the program will be sent prior to the event.
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7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. CEST
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. BST
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EDT
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. CDT
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. MDT
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PDT