SERVICES / Distinct Services
HARRIS a+dm provides the following Design Management services on a stand-alone basis as needed.
∑ Analyze and report on the design and documentation requirements of the project.
∑ Analyze of the need for as-built drawings on existing projects.
∑ Attend and take part in consultant interviews, and report observations.
∑ Evaluate the proposed or selected design consultants and report on the relative strengths of the primary design team members, including design and documentation.
∑ Conduct a work session to finalize an expanded differentiation document establishing detailed design and documentation requirements.
∑ Evaluate the sufficiency of consultant fees and staff availability.
∑ Assist in finalizing coordinated agreements with the primary design consultants.
DESIGN AND DOCUMENTATION PHASES
∑ Review the design consultantsí staffing and labor estimates and evaluate their adequacy for completing the project or interim milestone event.
∑ Review drawings for compliance with project design program.
∑ Perform milestone document audits for consistency, completeness, and suitability for use during construction. Issue a design and construction task list of incorrect or omitted items.
∑ Assist in resolving conflicts between the Owner, the design team, and the contractor.
∑ Visit the project to observe the implementation of the design, and produce a design and construction task list of incorrect or omitted items
∑ Review and evaluate claims regarding the design teamsí performance.