Category: Code Compliance
ECS Wolf Den – a Center for Learning and Collaboration
By and for ECS clients and employees
Codes. Regulations. These words can cause anyone involved in a construction or renovation project to shake their head and grumble. It often seems like codes only exist to make life more complicated and to make projects more expensive, but it’s important to understand why they’re in place.
Imagine you’re the project manager for a large construction project with a tight deadline and budget. You need to deliver a high-quality project – failure is not an option. You may have already stacked the deck in your favor by using design-build or construction manager at-risk procurement methods. Your design and construction teams are working side-by-side to design and construct the project. What could possibly go wrong?