A™–, Exhibit A,. Insurance and Bonds, contemporaneously with this. Agreement. AIA Document A™–,. General Conditions of the. Contract for . AIA. ®. Document ATM. – Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Contractor where the basis of payment is the Cost of the Work Plus a. AIA Document A– adopts by reference and is intended for use with AIA Document A™–, General Conditions of the Contract for Construction.

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In the versions, the A and A forms simply stated that the Contractor would purchase and maintain insurance and provide bonds as set forth in Article 11 of the A form. For example, Section 1.

As indicated above, AIA made other minor revisions to the Standard Form Agreements, and the list above is not comprehensive of all revisions. Preparing Job Sites for Hurricanes: This termination fee is in addition to payments that the owner must make to the contractor for i work properly performed and ii costs incurred by reason of the termination, including costs attributable to w102 of subcontracts.

For example, Section The Exhibit A form more clearly articulates the responsibilities of the parties and, by means of blanks and boxes to be checked, allows the zia to clearly identify the agreed-upon types of insurance and limits. Another example is Section 1. Similarly, many of the revisions to the A contract form reflect the intent to provide a clearer, better structured agreement.

In the latter instance, the claimant provides notice to aix other party rather than involve the Initial Decision Maker. Another example regards minor changes to the work Section 7. Under the version, much of the insurance and bonds information has been removed from the AIA-A and placed into an exhibit that is attached to the Standard Form Agreements.


As is the case with the AIA-A, the most significant change to the Standard Form Agreements is the creation of the insurance and bonds exhibit. aiw

Overview of the Revisions to AIA Owner-Contractor Construction Documents

Here are some of the more notable revisions to each of the above-mentioned contract forms. This article highlights a number of the key revisions to two of the aiaa utilized Owner-Contractor agreements, namely the A Payment of Stipulated Sum and A Payment of Cost Plus Fee and Guaranteed Maximum Priceand also the A General Conditions of the Contract for Construction a1102, which is customarily utilized in conjunction with the A and A contract forms.

The AIA-A and AIA-A also include a new section forbidding the contractor from making advance payments to suppliers for materials that have not been delivered to the project site without the prior approval of the owner. Article 11 of the A form laid out in detail the specific types of insurance to be furnished by the Contractor and the Owner, and also addressed related issues like subrogation.

The revisions also make clear that the Contractor may stop the Work following commencement under certain scenarios which indicate that the Owner cannot fulfill its payment obligations.

If the Contractor fails to do so, it waives any adjustment to the Contract Sum or extension of Contract Time.

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Highlights of the Revisions to the AIA-A, A, and A – Lexology

Well, He Wrote Me a Letter: My saved default Read later Folders shared with you. The contract for the long-lead items are later assigned to the contractor and the contractor must accept full responsibility for those contracts. There are a few noteworthy revisions to “Article 9 Payments and Completion. The same changes to “Payments” and “Enumeration of Contract Documents” referenced above are reflected in this form, but found in Articles 12 and 16, respectively.


While new, this provision is consistent with Section 9. This article focuses on comparing the changes from the version to the version of the following documents: In “Article 12 Payments,” the section on Final Payments now gives the Owner ten days after completion of an audit to provide a written report of same to the Architect.

Overview of the Revisions to AIA Owner-Contractor Construction Documents: King & Jurgens, L.L.C.

See generally, Article As discussed in a May blog articlethe American Association of Architects AIA revise their form agreements between owner and contractor approximately every 10 years, and these form documents were recently revised by the AIA a couple of months ago. The progress payment calculation has been simplified across the Standard Form Agreements and now includes, among other minor adjustments, a provision adding change directive amounts to the progress payment calculation and a provision subtracting amounts a12 the contractor does not intend to pay to subcontractors.

The Evolution of U. Some of the substantive changes to the Standard Form Agreements are highlighted below: There are a few substantive revisions to the A form worth mentioning.

In “Article 11 Accounting Records,” the list of records that the Contractor must make qia to the Owner now includes job cost reports and Subcontractor invoices, thereby providing the Owner with further access to information. Share Facebook Twitter Linked In. Further, the Revisions delineate between a Claim discovered before the period for correction of work expires Section