t

or modification of the Construction Schedule only if the designated the work was in conformance with the Contract Documents

portion of

ARTICLE 15 CHANGES TO THE PROJECT
15 1

The Construction Manager understands and agrees that this Contract for General Construction Management Services cannot be changed except as provided herein No act omission or course of dealing by the parties shall alter the requirement that modifications of this Contract for General Construction Management Services can be accomplished only by written documents signed by the parties
or more changes to the Project within the general scope of this Contract may be ordered by Change Order The Construction Manager shall proceed with any such changes and all changes shall be accomplished in strict accordance with the terms and conditions of Article 15

15 2

One

15 2 1

With respect to such requests for changes by the Construction Manager the Construction Manager shall prepare and submit change order request proposals to the Architect

15 2 2

The Construction Manager shall promptly review and requests submitted by the Architect

respond

to

change order

15 2 3

When requested to do so the Construction Manager shall prepare and submit to the Architect drawings specifications or other data in support of a change order request Each
of the

15

4 2

change order request proposal change

shall include time and monetary

impacts

15 3

The Owner will not be responsible for any change in the Project involving extra costs unless approval in writing is furnished by the Owner before such work begins The Architect does not have authority to order changes to the Project that involve changes in cost or time The Architect without the Owner s prior approval may authorize or direct the Construction Manager to make minor changes in the Project which are consistent with the intent of the Contract Documents and which do not involve a change in Project cost time for construction scope or approved design elements and the Construction Manager shall promptly carry out such changes Any such minor changes shall be implemented by written field order and executed by the Construction

Manager
15 3 1
or omission shall alter the requirement that change orders shall be in and signed by the Owner and that change orders are the exclusive method for effecting any adjustment to compensation or applicable schedules The Construction Manager understands and agrees on behalf of itself and its subcontractors and suppliers that neither compensation nor applicable

No act

writing

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II

schedules
order 4 15

can

be

changed by implication

oral agreement

or

unwritten

change

The Owner may unilaterally direct the Construction Manager to implement changes in the Project so long as the work the Owner is requiring is not outside of the general scope of this Contract for General Construction Management Services and the Construction Manager upon written direction from the Owner shall proceed with such change
The Architect will administer and manage all change order requests and change orders and will prepare required drawings specifications and other

15 5

supporting data as necessary requests and change orders
15 6

in connection with minor

changes change order

Any change
determined

as

in the Contract Amount follows

resulting from

a

Change Order shall be

15 6 1

By mutual agreement between the Owner and the Construction Manager as evidenced by the change in the Contract Amount being set forth in the Change Order such change in the Contract Amount together with any conditions or
requirements
Construction
the

relating thereto being initialed by both parties and the Manager s execution of the Change Order If and to the extent

change involves work of one or more subcontractors the overhead and and the profit component for subcontractors shall be fifteen percent 15 overhead and profit component for the Construction Manager shall be seven of the amount allocable for subcontracted work If the change percent 7 involves only work of the Construction Manager the component for overhead and profit shall be fifteen percent 15
If
no

15 6 2

mutual agreement occurs between the Owner and the Construction Manager the change in the Contract Amount if any shall be derived by determining the reasonable actual costs incurred or savings achieved resulting from revisions to the Project Such reasonable actual costs or savings shall include a component for overhead and profit If and to the extent the change work of one or more subcontractors the overhead and profit and the overhead component for subcontractors shall be fifteen percent 15 and profit component for the Construction Manager shall be seven percent 7 of the amount allocable for subcontracted work If the change involves work of the Construction Manager the component for overhead and profit only shall be fifteen percent 15 Any such costs or savings shall be documented in the format and with such content and detail as the Architect requires involves

15 6 3

The overhead and profit for any change shall be applied to the net cost of the change after all applicable savings and credits have been applied The overhead and and insurance

15

4 6

profit component

for any

change

includes the cost of bonds

15 6 5

By the unit prices included in Exhibit H Payment for work provided by the unit prices will be compensated as described in the specifications

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