Standard General Conditions in Utility Contracts
By Peter T. DeMasters and Michael A. Secret, as published in For the Defense (February 2022)
Throughout America, political subdivisions are seeking to improve their infrastructure in some form or fashion. This could mean replacing a sewer system or a water system. These projects are typically expensive, complicated, and funded by taxpayer dollars. With money supplied from COVID-19 relief funds and the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, additional money should be available to fund more projects. As always, because of the use of public funds, it is important that these large utility projects are done correctly and in accordance with plans and specifications.