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What are the disadvantages of Design and build procurement over traditional?

Design and build can be a much faster process than traditional. Traditional procurement relies on a much slower process, such as creating a bill of quantities. Traditional is used more for "one off" buildings that may be quite complex. Clients such as Asda, Tesco etc may want to use Design and bu...

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Disadvantages of traditional method of costing?

The traditional method of cost accounting assigns the indirect costs of the factory to the production machine hours, units produced, or the direct labor hours. The disadvantage of this method is that there are more factors that contribute to the overhead therefore making this method inadequate in...

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What are the disadvantages of Design and build procurement over traditional procurement?

- can result in "shitbox" building, where contractor has lowered the specification to allow more profit or correct for mistakes made. -designs may be unimaginitive, from cost prioritised over quality - post contract variations are more difficult -not suited to refurbishment works

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