Wow, who would have thought contracts could be so much fun! In setting up the tri-party agreement for the Mosaic Centre, we had to start from an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) template that was provided by Hanson Bridgett, a legal firm from the U.S. In Canada, we typically use the Royal Architectural Institute of Canadaís (RAIC) standard contract document for an agreement between owner and architect and then facilitate a separate contract between owner and contractor. So when we are asked to use something different, the fun begins.
The numbers don’t lie. But sometimes they’re not right either.
Steering through chaos (and right through lunch)
Coming together even when we’re apart.
Time to start thinking outside the rectangle too.
Putting “The Petal” to the metal
Time to think outside the square.
Early days – the concept taking shape
We are all in it together.