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NEW!! World Congress 2013 sessions available in on demand format.

Revisions to Cost-Type Contracts: Controlling Scope, Schedule, and Cost

Jo Cunningham, Fellow, C.P.M., Sandia National Laboratories


This session will cover the following areas in depth. Learn about cost-type contracts and they should be used. Understand key differences between managing revisions to time & material contracts and managing revisions to cost-type contracts. Use quarterly cost status reports to more effectively manage cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts. Ask the right questions of line customers and contractors when receiving a request to add funding—get the cost and technical status and the rationale. Learn how to manage the implications of adding or reducing scope, extending period of performance, and issuing a stop work order. Understand how to manage fee-bearing and non-fee-bearing costs appropriately when there are changes in scope. Hear examples of managing and negotiating revisions to three CPFF contracts. Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Topic: Cost Estimating and Pricing

Session Date: Tuesday, July 23, 2013

CPEs/CLPs Earned: 1.00

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