10 Reasons You Need ConsensusDocs For Your Construction Projects

ConsensusDocs help you build a better way!  With 100+ contract documents addressing all project delivery methods, ConsensusDocs help you save time and money while providing a better contractual base for better project results!  ConsensusDocs are:

1.    FAIR AND BALANCED – Allocate risks and responsibilities efficiently and fairly, providing a balanced and sound foundation for legal relationships;

2.    CURRENT – Updated regularly to help ensure you remain current with legal and industry developments and trends;

3.    CUTTING EDGE – Exclusive groundbreaking contracts help you stay relevant with today’s design and construction industry needs including BIM, Green, Lean, Federal and IPD;

4.    PROJECT-FOCUSED – Focus on cooperative working relationships by delineating clear communication pathways and proven alternative dispute resolution methods;

5.    TRUSTED – Developed by seasoned design, construction and legal professionals, with hundreds of years of combined experience, representing all stakeholders of the industry;

6.    EASY TO USE – The secure, cloud-based platform uses MS Word® contracts for ease of project-specific changes, and provides complimentary collaboration with your project participants;

7.    CLEAR – Written in plain English that avoids unnecessary legalese so the parties can understand the contract that ultimately governs their performance;

8.    COMPREHENSIVE – Address all project delivery methods including traditional, design-build, CM-at-Risk, Agency CM and IPD;

9.    DETAILED – Cover in detail key contracting issues in project procurement such as hold harmless, document ownership, insurance and bonding, payment and termination; and

10.  ACCEPTED – Written and endorsed by 38 leading design and construction industry associations.

ConsensusDocs contracts are the only contracts written by 38 leading design and construction industry organizations, including AGC.  ConsensusDocs incorporate fair risk allocation and best practices to represent the project’s best interests.  Coalition members represent Designers, Owners, Contractors, Subcontractors and Sureties (DOCS).  

AGC members receive a 20% discount on all ConsensusDocs purchases.  Please use Discount Code “AGC100” when purchasing your subscription.  Please contact Lynette Nichols with questions ( or 703-837-5390).

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