The Employer’s Works Information provides area tables (m2) for the differing room requirements, however there is a generic comment at the bottom of these tables that the ‘area per room requirement’ should be read in conjunction with relevant standards and the areas of the relevant standards will prevail.
The relevant standards were not provided with the Tender, however could be searched online.
Within the Bid submission (that has now been entered into Contact) is a qualification that the areas used are those provided within the tender document.
1 - Does the Works Information alone constitute ambiguity in accordance with Clause 63.8 ?
2 - if answered ‘yes’ above should this be a PM responsibility to notify the discrepancy and issue the relevant Compensation Event.?
Lastly, a Z-Clause has been introduced under ‘Notifying Compensation Events’ and listed under the excluded time barred events is: Relevant Standards