Contract Reviews - PAR-CMS, Inc. provides contract review services
which focus on identification of "risky" contract clauses, which
detail Coordination, Scheduling, Changes, Delays / Time Extensions
and Dispute Resolution requirements and provide advice to clients
on the best way to handle the risks involved.
Primavera© Critical Path Method (CPM) scheduling
- Using Primavera software, PAR-CMS, Inc. frequently assists clients
in the creation of preliminary, detailed and summary level schedules
which effectively communicate Owner, Architect and Contractor deadlines
and performance periods.
Change Order Administration - PAR-CMS,
Inc. aids clients in the contemporaneous creation of effective Change
Order pricing, correspondence and summary logs enabling them properly
document changes and thereby recover funds that are due and / or
prevent the improper disbursements of funds not due.
Project Database Development - Recognizing that project documents
can be extensive and come from many sources, and in many formats,
PAR-CMS, Inc. has developed a proprietary database program to catalog
and generate project and claim specific information. The PAR-CMS,
Inc. Construction Claims Database Report Generator is capable of
generating chronological reports that detail specific excerpts from
the project record rather than the standard document listing by
date and bates stamp number.
Critical Path Method (CPM) Delay Analysis - From the Design phase
through Preconstruction, Construction and Project Close-out, PAR-CMS,
Inc. specializes in the development, maintenance and analysis of
project schedules. In conjunction with basic schedule analysis,
PAR-CMS, Inc. is well versed in the preparation of delay, acceleration
and loss of labor efficiency impacts.
Direct and Indirect Cost Impact Analysis - Understanding that
time is money--and usually lots of money--PAR-CMS, Inc.'s expertise
in estimating and project management provides a sound foundation
on which to prepare detailed cost impact analysis as well as prepare
objective reviews of damage calculations prepared by client personnel.
Mediation / Arbitration - PAR-CMS, Inc. staff is trained in ADR
methods and rules of procedure. Extensive field experience combined
with claim analysis and ADR experience makes this consulting firm
a valuable team asset able to provide the reports, graphic presentations,
or testimony needed to provide a reasonable resolution to the dispute.
Litigation Support / Expert Testimony - When all else fails, and
litigation is unavoidable, PAR-CMS, Inc. will fully coordinate our
claim analysis and reporting efforts with clients fact witnesses
and their legal counsel. We also assist clients in all aspects of
formal discovery including document production, motion practice
and depositions. Using the K.I.S.S. Principal, PAR-CMS, Inc. specializes
in preparing demonstrative exhibits, which clearly communicate complex
technical issues to the judge and juries trying the facts of the