The Role of a Design Professional during Construction
Presenter: John Lowe, Lowe Consulting, LLC
Our presenter, John Lowe of Lowe Consulting LLC enjoyed forty-six years as a consulting engineer involved in both private and public projects as project manager, principal-in-charge, or office manager. In 2010, he retired from full time employment, formed Lowe Consulting LLC and began giving back to the profession by sharing what he has learned about contracting for professional services and managing professional liability issues (PLI).
This presentation addresses the various activities in which the design professional is commonly involved. They may include coordination with the Client prior to construction such as bonding requirements and analysis of bids. Also included will be a discussion of the design professional’s staffing, processing of contractor submittals, and preparation of Record Drawings. The webinar will also include a case history of the infamous Hyatt Regency Hotel Walkway Collapse.
Participants will gain knowledge in the following key areas:
- Learn about the various project delivery types in common usage today.
- Understand what will be expected of the design professional during construction.
- Learn how to manage construction and avoid common pitfalls
Download the slides for this presentation HERE.
This webinar is part of our AE Risk Management Certification Program which allows design professionals the opportunity to be proficient in key risk management and loss prevention techniques unique to their profession. For more details or to participate in the certification program visit hallandcompany.com/Certification-Program.