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Remote sites - contract administration

Published: 31 August 2015

With the development of digital technology and the availability of the internet, architects and their specialist consultants can satisfy themselves ...

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Clerk of works

Published: 2 December 2011

On large and or complex building projects the owner and architect may agree that more frequent inspection of the works is required than the ...

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Contractor's role in construction

Published: 2 December 2011

The function of the architect administering a contract can be gleaned from the building contract and also from the architect's conditions of ...

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Building contract - selection

Published: 3 October 2017

Selecting the right building contract can be critical to the successful completion of a project. Contracts should be selected having considered a ...

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Agreements

Published: 17 January 2012

At the inception of a project the architect must begin by accepting the commission and then prepare a client and architect agreement and the ...

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Waterproofing

Published: 29 November 2011

Water penetration into buildings continues to be a significant issue for architects and their professional indemnity insurers. Leaks, which may not ...

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Slip resistance

Published: 30 November 2011

There is an expectation on the public's part that any surface they have access to walk upon will afford a reasonable degree of slip resistance.

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Pre-2018 ABIC contracts

Published: 12 June 2018

The Australian Building Industry Contracts (ABIC) are jointly published by Master Builders Australia Limited (Master Builders) and the Australian ...

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Condensation in Buildings Handbook

Published: 7 August 2017 | Edited: 6 August 2019

This non-mandatory handbook produced by the Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) was updated in 2019 due to new condensation provisions introduced ...

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Referencing standard documents

Published: 30 November 2011

'Including by reference' is mentioning a standard published document (or part of one) in an agreement or other document. This makes it part of the ...

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