Building Procurement by Alan Turner (auth.)

By Alan Turner (auth.)

Aims to provide an explanation for only how the development parts of purchaser, specialists and contractors healthy jointly, in addition to delivering functional counsel at the judgements essential to select a selected procurement route.

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Deciding to Build 19 Care in deciding the client's requirements As any customer knows, other things being equal, you can probably have what you want if you know what that is - but as often happens if you do not know your exact requirements very probably you will end up with partly or totally what you do not want. In building, recognised procedures and 'plans of work', for instance the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Plan of Work, the Department of the Environment, Property Services Agency (PSA) Plan of Work and the Department of Health (DH) Concode, have codified the process of design and construction.

The design and construction team The UK construction industry is now represented by two main groups that combine as 'a team' to produce a building: • Consultants that offer design and cost control services and are independent of any commercial interest in construction companies or property companies. The design function may need to include contributions from architects, civil, mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineers, quantity surveyors/financial and cost consultants, landscape architects, interior and graphic designers, process and production engineers.

6, the client is in contract with: • a design and manage contractor • (possibly) a scope designer. The design and manage contractor will, in addition to his contract with the client, be in contract with: • consultants for design and/or cost consultancy services • works contractors (may be sixty to a hundred organisations). Collateral warranties may be involved, as described above under 'management contracting'. 6 Design and manage (contractor): contractual relationships • a design and/or cost consultancy organisation • works contractors (may be sixty to a hundred organisations).

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