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Learn to PREPARE and NEGOTIATE all types of construction claims — without damaging ongoing business relationships <P>Protect your bottom line.<BR>Don't let unresolved claims siphon off your profits or jeopardize your company's survival. This practical manual will arm you with the latest tools and techniques for avoiding and resolving construction disputes. <P>"How to Get Paid for Construction Changes" shows you how to understand contracts and contract law...keep good records...obtain and organize documents...analyze both large and small claims...analyze schedule delays or acceleration...compute damages...prepare effective exhibits...present a claim...and negotiate a favorable settlement. <P>Supported by case studies and examples of damage calculations, this reference integrates people skills with analytical processes and is uniquely suited for use in partnering relationships. It allows construction engineers, superintendents, estimators, and project managers to prepare change order requests and claims as successfully as most claim consultants. <P>With Steve Pinnell's "How to Get Paid for Construction Changes" you'll be able to: <BR>FOLLOW CLEAR GUIDELINES for proper documentation of a disagreement or dispute <BR>DECIDE ON THE BEST COURSE of dispute resolution to settle each specific claim <BR>APPLY STEP-BY-STEP METHODS and checklists to successfully prepare and negotiate even the most complex claim <BR>MINIMIZE DISPUTES AND POTENTIAL CLAIMS through efficient recordkeeping, contract administration, and partnering

Synopsis:

Arm yourself with all current tools and techniques for resolving construction claims in a timely mannerÑand ensuring your profit margin. Filled with case studies and examples of damage calculations, this book gives you clear guidelines for the proper documentation of a dispute ... and explains how to decide on the best course of action to settle each claim. You'll learn to apply step-by-step methods and checklists to resolve both large and small claims ... and to minimize disputes and potential claims through good recordkeeping and contract administration.

About the Author

Steven S. Pinnell is an engineer and construction manager with over 25 yearsÕ experience in the management of engineering and construction projects. He is a principal of Pinnell/Busch, Inc., a firm based in Portland, Oregon, with a nationwide and international practice in project management services for the design and construction industry. Mr. Pinnell has lectured widely and authored numerous papers on project management, contract methods, contract negotiations, and construction dispute management.

Table of Contents

PREFACE

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS

Chapter 1: Introduction and Reader's Guide

Chapter 2: Background and Overview of Change Orders, Claims, and Dispute Resolution

Chapter 3: Overview and Practical Understanding of Contracts and Contract Law

Chapter 4: How to Develop and Implement a Change Order Management Program

Chapter 5: Preparing and Settling Change Order Requests

Chapter 6: Phase 1 — Selecting Claim Preparers

Chapter 7: Phase 2 — Preparing Preliminary Claims Analyses, Dispute Review Board Presentations, and Small Claims

Chapter 8: Phase 3 — Obtaining and Organizing Documents for Review

Chapter 9: Phase 4a — Determining the Facts and Analyzing Entitlement

Chapter 10: Analyzing Schedule Delay and Acceleration

Chapter 11: Phase 4b — Computing Damages

Chapter 12: Proving Inefficiency

Chapter 13: Phase 5 — Preparing Exhibits and Assembling the Claim

Chapter 14: Phase 6 — Presenting the Claim and Negotiating an Equitable Adjustment

BIBLIOGRAPHY

INDEX

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Product Details

ISBN:
9780070502291
Subtitle:
Preparation and Resolution Tools and Techniques
Author:
Pinnell, Steven S.
Author:
Pinnell, Steven S.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Contracting
Subject:
Construction contracts
Subject:
Construction
Subject:
Civil engineering contracts
Subject:
Dispute resolution (law)
Subject:
Dispute resolution (Law) -- United States.
Subject:
Construction - General
Subject:
Construction - Contracting
Subject:
negotiate,Preparation,construction,change order,contracts,ongoing business relationships,techniques,Resolution,Paid,Dispute,Analyzing Schedule Delay,Dispute Review Board
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Publication Date:
May 1998
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
592
Dimensions:
9.59x7.68x1.66 in. 2.38 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Arm yourself with all current tools and techniques for resolving construction claims in a timely mannerÑand ensuring your profit margin. Filled with case studies and examples of damage calculations, this book gives you clear guidelines for the proper documentation of a dispute ... and explains how to decide on the best course of action to settle each claim. You'll learn to apply step-by-step methods and checklists to resolve both large and small claims ... and to minimize disputes and potential claims through good recordkeeping and contract administration.
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