New Construction Trends And Their Impact On Contracts

Law360 (November 13, 2018, 3:44 PM EST) -- With rapid advances in technology and an increased emphasis on efficiency and resiliency for complex construction and engineering projects come exciting new design and construction trends. We highlight here a few of the top trends in 2018, along with negotiation and contracting tips to address the unique legal and commercial issues emerging from these trends.

Considering these ideas at the outset of a project can help owners and design and construction professionals take full advantage of these advances.

Performance-Based Design

Recent Trend

The design methodology for complex structures provided in building codes generally includes aspects of the following two design approaches:...

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