Photo courtesy Brasfield & Gorrie Veterans Affairs is reviewing the new plan for the delayed Orlando project. Related Links: Brasfield & Gorrie Snags $260M VA Med Center Contract Illegal Workers Found Hidden at Federal Construction Site An ongoing dispute between the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs and general contractor Brasfield & Gorrie over design changes and delays at a $616-million Orlando hospital project escalated on June 15 when the agency notified the firm it had 10 days to deliver a new work plan or face termination. But the contractor contends that the VA has been unrealistic about schedule in light
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.