Changing the scheme of work to contractors will reduce the level of risk in construction

29.02.2012 12:27
Articles about real estate | Changing the scheme of work to contractors will reduce the level of risk in construction The sources of dispute between developers and general contractors have become the main theme of the roundtable on the theme of construction carried out in the CEO Networking Dinner. This annual event, organized by the Ukrainian Real Estate Club, was held on February 21 at the hotel "President Hotel".

According to experts, the problems in the construction process may occur due to improper communication between customer, contractor, general designer and subcontractors. According to managing partner "Ukrbudcontract" Sergei Fedorika, speaking in the role of the speaker referred to the table, most developers are working in Ukraine for combined general contracting schemes, in which, often, some affiliated with the developer of the structure is a "titular general contractor," and the actual general contractor takes Control lots subcontracting. Also popular is the scheme of work with the general contractor performing the construction works on its own, as, for example, engineering equipment and its installation the customer pays for and controls himself, working in such a way to direct the contract.

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In Ukraine, the two popular schemes in the world of general contracting contracts - EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) and EPCM (Engineering, Procurement, Construction Management) - working first with some elements of the second, such as direct contracts with suppliers.

An important aspect of the construction process are also consulting with specialist subcontractors involved, for example, maintenance work (low-voltage network, IT, etc.). "Consult with the experts need to start the project until its completion. This will help avoid many of the defects and changes in the course of construction ", - said the second speaker of the table construction, managing partner of" Delta Proektkonsalt Ukraine "Wolfgang Gomernik.

Among the most frequent problems that arise between members of the construction process, experts have called an inadequate assessment of costs and required time for execution of work, low control, and the complexity of the project agreement. In this case the sources of these problems may be quite different from changes in the functional purpose of the building under construction taken by the customer, to the economic and political situation in the country. Discussion of the most common problems in the construction process took place in the annual event CEO Networking Dinner, organized by the Ukrainian Real Estate Club. Discussions at the meeting held for the nine round tables: banking, investment, legal, construction, and issues related to the segments of the office, retail, hotel and residential real estate, and "green" building.
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