Construction administration is a critical service in delivery of a project. It is during construction that the engineer works with the selected contractors to ensure that the work is completed in compliance with the drawings and specifications. Submittals are reviewed and returned as a construction phase service which protects the customer from delays or unrecognized mistakes in supply. The use of the correct materials is verified and conditions are checked.
Although not a complete list of CA services, the following is a sample of the tasks that are typically performed to provide benefit to the customer and protection for all parties and often the general welfare of the public: