MANDATORY CHANGES

TO

ABC FORM C-8, “GENERAL CONDITIONS OF THE

CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT”

AUGUST 14, 2009

 

·        On August 6, 2009, the Alabama Building Commission voted to adopt ABC Form C-8 Supplement,

“Supplement to the General Conditions of the Contract”, dated August 2009. The supplement provides

clarification on credits for overhead and profit on deductive change orders.

 

·        Effective immediately, ABC Form C-8 Supplement is a mandatory form and shall be included in

 the bid documents for all state-funded projects. ABC Form C-5, “Construction Contract”, dated

August 2001; ABC Form C-5 (State Version) “Construction Contract”, dated July 2006; and

ABC Form 9-A (PSCA Version), “Construction Contract”, dated August 2001, shall incorporate

the ABC Form C-8 Supplement in the Special Provisions as follows:

 

The Contract Documents are amended to include ABC Form C-8 Supplement,

dated August 2009, by reference.

 

·        All construction contracts submitted to the Building Commission after September 1, 2009

 shall include the Special Provision incorporating the ABC Form C-8 Supplement by reference.

 

·        All Final Submittals submitted after September 1, 2009 shall include ABC Form C-8 Supplement,

when applicable, in the front-end documents.