Agreement between Engineer and Owner
Project owners and engineering firms have relied on the overall content, risk allocation, and philosophical approach of the E-500 over the years. The 2020 edition continues to comply with previous standards. In addition, the 2020 E-500 Agreement includes targeted improvements, more options, better guidelines and instructions, and an improved structure. EJCDC`s E-500 is typically used to hire an engineer for a single specific project. It is designed for the bid-build project design system. With minor revisions, it is suitable for the delivery of design-negotiation-construction projects and can be easily adapted to the supply of primary professional services on a variety of other project delivery systems… .