Contract administration

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Contract administration

Architectural services that are commonly provided during construction of a project; these typically include construction observation, review of shop drawings and materials samples, processing change orders, and approving certificates of payment to the contractor.
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contract administration

The duties and responsibilities of the architect during the construction phase.
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