Norcal PTACNorthern California Procurement Technical Assistance Center

You've Landed a Construction Contract, Now What?

You've Landed a Construction Contract, Now What?

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 4:00pm to 6:00pm

So, you’ve been awarded a construction contract. Congratulations! Now what?

If you’d like to understand the sequence of events that occur when a contractor is awarded a contract in public, you’ve come to right place. This webinar will cover the basics of project management on Public Works contracts.

Topic will include: 

  • mobilization
  • preparing a schedule
  • submittals
  • progress payments
  • efficiency in project management
  • change orders
  • and other related administrative contract requirements


Meet the Presenter:

Edward Duarte

Construction/ Public Works Specialist

Norcal PTAC


Edward Duarte is the founder and retired CEO of Aztec Consultants; a San Ramon-based professional construction management company and general contracting firm. Founded in 1986, Aztec specializes in public works, commercial and institutional construction projects. Under his leadership, the company provided construction management services on over $250 million of public works contracts and built over $200 million as the General Contractor of Record, subcontracting with numerous DBEs and other minority-owned businesses. Duarte is also the co-founder, Program Director, and principal instructor for the Construction Management Certificate Program at Cal State East Bay. 


Presented in part by:

The Port of San Francisco

The Port of San Francisco manages 7.5 miles of waterfront that is home to popular destinations and attractions, historic districts, small businesses and robust maritime opportunities. The Port works to advance environmentally and financially sustainable maritime, recreational, and economic opportunities for the City, Bay Area, and California.
Location: Virtual (Zoom Webinar)

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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense.

Funded in part through a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development.

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