Suzhou City Construction Project Quality Management Methods

Original Language Title: 苏州市建设工程质量管理办法

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Suzhou city construction project quality management methods

    (January 27, 2011 the Suzhou municipal government at the 63rd Executive meeting by February 14, 2011 the Suzhou municipal government announced come into force on the date of promulgation, 116th) Chapter I General provisions

    First to strengthen quality management of construction project, ensure the quality of construction projects, protect people's lives and property safety, according to the People's Republic of China construction law construction engineering quality management regulation and other laws and regulations, combined with the city's actual, these measures are formulated.

    Article working in the administrative area of the city of the new construction, expansion, renovation and other relevant activities, as well as the implementation of construction project quality supervision and management, these measures shall apply.

    Construction projects in these measures refers to civil engineering, construction engineering, circuit pipelines and equipment installation and decoration projects.

    Quality management of major construction projects, including transportation, water conservancy, otherwise provided by the laws, rules and regulations, from its provisions.

    Third construction, survey, design, construction units, the engineer responsible for construction engineering quality according to law.

    Construction drawing review bodies, engineering quality inspection agencies to the conclusions of the review, testing or expert responsible for the authenticity and accuracy of the report.

    Fourth of municipal construction Administrative Department is responsible for the administrative area of the city in the exercise unified supervision and management of construction quality, and specifically responsible for the pingjiang district, canglang district, Jinchang district within the administrative area of construction engineering quality supervision and management.

    County-level city, wuzhong district, town, xiangcheng district, Suzhou Industrial Park, Suzhou New (Tiger) of district administrative authorities responsible for the administration of construction project quality supervision and management.

    Transportation, water conservancy and other relevant departments within the scope of their respective duties, responsible for construction engineering quality supervision and management.

    City, County and district construction Administration Department may authorize the construction engineering quality supervision institutions responsible for construction engineering quality supervision management.

    Chapter II liability and obligations

    Fifth unit is first responsible person of the quality of construction projects, of construction project quality responsibility.

    Construction it shall entrust a qualified level of survey, design, construction, supervision and other units, as well as testing organizations undertake project related business and contract according to law, clear quality.

    Sixth construction units should be identified with the corresponding professional management capacity project manager or principal supervisor is responsible for project management, clear quality.

    Law to mandatory supervision of the construction works, the construction unit shall entrust a qualified construction units responsible for engineering quality supervision.

    Article seventh unit shall not express or implied investigation, design, construction, supervision and other units and testing agencies violate the relevant regulations or engineering construction compulsory standard, lower the quality of construction projects.

    Construction and surveying, designing, construction and testing of units when signing a contract, shall be determined in accordance with relevant technical standards and quotas of reasonable duration, no compression and reasonable duration. Units shall in accordance with the relevant provisions of article eighth construction drawing design document of construction drawing review body for review. Examination of construction drawing design documents, no unauthorized changes.

    Modifications required, employer shall entrust the designing modification, after or with the written consent of the original design unit, commissioned a qualified design modifications.

    Construction drawing design document changes relate to public interests, safety or engineering construction standard compulsory article, shall be subject to the original construction drawing inspection agency review.

    Nineth construction units shall, before construction completion inspection 5 working days will be inspection time, location and staff as the acceptance of written notice to the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    Article tenth survey and design units should be based on the project approval documents, urban and rural planning, engineering construction compulsory standard and construction survey, design depth surveying, designing, and responsible for the survey and design quality.

    Investigation, design file does not meet the requirements of the preceding paragraph, survey and design unit shall be responsible for changes due to quality issues, survey and design unit shall bear corresponding responsibility.

    11th design unit of construction drawing design documents shall be issued by each other, fully furnished.

    12th reconnaissance and design units in the building before the project began, shall provide the contractor and construction units or employer commissioned the engineer instructions surveying, design, explanation of survey and design files. In the course of construction, survey, design units shall be responsible for resolving technical issues related to survey, design.

    For major and complex construction and design units should be designed representative to the construction site.

    13th reconnaissance and design units should participate in the engineering phase of acceptance in accordance with the relevant provisions, and issue an acceptance.

    14th construction plan review body shall set forth the following said line of construction drawing design file review:

    (A) compliance with mandatory standards of construction projects;

    (B) they meet the requirements of public safety;

    (C) whether the design depth;

    (D) meet the requirements of energy saving;

    (E) survey and designing institutions and registered practitioners and whether the relevant personnel to meet the requirements, in accordance with the provisions on the construction drawing design documents stamped with the appropriate stamp and signature;

    (F) the laws, regulations and other rules and regulations should be reviewed.

    15th review body of construction drawing design document of construction drawing examination, in accordance with the following provisions:

    (A) examination, construction drawing review submissions and review certificate issued by the construction unit, within the 5th after the issuance of the certificate and to review construction administrative departments will review the project location record.

    (B) the confirmation is not in the scope of review or fail to pass the examination, shall be returned to the owner and to state the reason in writing.

    Construction drawing review body does not comply with the laws, rules and regulations relevant provisions and engineering construction compulsory standard examination of construction drawing design documents, causes losses to the employer, the violator shall bear corresponding responsibility. 16th construction units responsible for construction quality.

    Construction units shall in accordance with the relevant provisions, establish and improve construction quality management system, the implementation responsibilities of construction quality.

    17th construction units shall in accordance with design requirements, technical standards and contracts for construction, building materials, building components, equipment, and key parts of the project to carry out inspection of commercial concrete and written records and hand signed without inspection or failed to pass the test, you may not use or enter next procedure construction.

    Materials, fittings, equipment, concrete inspection unqualified, the construction unit shall notify the supervisor and the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    Construction unit to its inspection may appoint a qualified engineering quality inspection institutions.

    18th hidden works in front of the hidden, the construction unit shall notice to a construction employer commissioned the engineer to test and notify the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    Article 19th building units or other units require violations of regulations or engineering construction compulsory standard, lower the quality of construction projects, construction units concerned should refuse to carry, and notify the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    20th construction project after the completion condition is reached, the construction unit shall be submitted to the unit in accordance with the relevant provisions of the contract and timely completion of reports, complete construction technology of information, quality, warranty and instruction manuals.

    21st engineer shall, in accordance with the relevant regulations and technical standards, design documents, construction engineering contract and management contract of construction quality supervision and management responsibilities.

    22nd to construction supervising units shall in accordance with the provisions of article important parts, processes and implementation of construction site supervision of built-in works.

    23rd engineer of construction used building materials, fittings and equipment quality objection has the right to carry out spot checks.

    The construction violates the requirement to use do not meet the design requirements or technical standards for building materials, fittings and equipment, the engineer shall stop; stop invalid, shall promptly notify the project owner and the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    24th construction unit was not in accordance with the examination of construction drawing design documents and construction technical standards and the requirements stipulated in the contract, the engineer shall stop; stop invalid, shall promptly notify the project owner and the construction engineering quality supervision institutions. 25th construction requirements in breach of the regulation and engineering construction compulsory standard, lower the quality of construction projects, overseeing units should refuse to perform.

    Made the request directly to the contractor for construction units, units shall inform the employer in writing of the Commissioner be corrected; the employer refuses, the supervisor shall promptly inform the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    26th engineer engineering inspection should be carried out promptly, and according to the project reality signed acceptance document.

    After completion of the construction, and supervising units shall truthfully provide the quality assessment report.

    27th engineering quality inspection agency shall have appropriate qualifications, and engaged in engineering quality inspection activities according to law.

    28th engineering quality inspection agency is allowed to other testing organization undertaking the project on behalf of quality testing and shall not allow other units or individuals in the name of the unit undertaking the project quality testing.

    Construction quality inspection institution shall not violate the provisions of the transfer of engineering quality testing.

    Article 29th construction quality inspection institution in the course of inspection of construction projects involving structural safety, found that quality which does not comply with the relevant requirements, technical standards and design requirements, shall promptly notify the construction engineering quality supervision institutions.

    Engineering quality inspection institutions to conduct field tests should be implemented under the witness of his clients and interested parties.

    30th engineering quality inspection of original records were lost or illegible, engineering quality inspection agency shall be retested or comply with the requirements for identification.
Construction quality inspection institution upon completion of the construction engineering testing tasks, engineering quality inspection reports issued by the client in a timely manner.

    31st construction project when it is completed, participation and acceptance of units and personnel shall faithfully propose acceptance; acceptance shall be signed in a timely manner the completion inspection files.

    Chapter III quality and quality accident treatment

    32nd construction project quality accident, construction units concerned should take immediate measures to ensure personal safety, to prevent accident hazards expanded, and in accordance with the provisions of the procedures, time frame home construction Administrative Department to engineering report. Article 33rd for construction engineering quality problems or quality accident in the construction, the construction unit shall be responsible for repair or reinforcement. Original construction does not have the ability of engineering construction, employer shall entrust a qualified professional construction.

    Repair and reinforcement of cost and the resulting losses borne by the responsible party. Is responsible for the repair and reinforcement of units should do the raw materials enter the inspection work.

    Repairing or strengthening works should be carried out in accordance with the relevant provisions of the acceptance.

    Need repair or reinforcement of construction projects without repairing or strengthening, as well as repair or reinforcement of unqualified, not for acceptance. 34th on the quality problem of structural safety or quality, original design units should be involved in quality issues or quality accident analysis, technical programmes, or on technical solutions to audit. Major revisions to the original design files should be through the original construction drawing inspection agency audit.

    Design and audit of costs incurred, by the responsible party.

    Units not involved in the original design, the construction unit may appoint a qualified by other units involved in the design.

    35th supervision unit should be involved in the problem and treatment of quality accident of engineering quality, and do a good job standing and acceptance of concealed work.

    36th quality problems or technical treatment of quality accident of project and construction archives should be used as part of construction engineering archives, handed over management of urban construction archives kept in accordance with the relevant provisions.

    The fourth chapter quality warranty 37th construction projects to implement quality warranty system.

    Construction warranty liability for the construction project. Quality warranty period shall conform to the provisions of the laws, regulations and rules; not provided, stipulated by the units and construction units, and clearly in the book of the warranty of engineering quality.

    Construction warranty, from the date of acceptance of calculations.

    Article 38th construction should warranty liability for the sale of residential housing. Product warranty period residential housing, residential delivery will meet the delivery requirements to the date on which the buyer.

    Warranty period shall conform to the commercial housing warranty regulations.

    Other quality residential housing warranty refer to the provisions of the preceding paragraph.

    39th construction projects during the warranty period due to survey, design, construction, and other causes of quality defects, the construction units are responsible for maintenance, costs borne by the responsible party; the employer, supervisor, inspection agencies at fault shall bear responsibility. 40th construction projects in warranty and warranty quality problems of project owner or occupier shall timely notify the project owner. Units shall in collaboration with its entrusted warranty from the date of receiving notification of the 3rd to the scene view, maintenance programme.

    For technical or quality issues relating to structural safety, the construction unit shall notify the original design or a qualified design units in developing site survey and repair programme, agreed by the project owners and occupiers after the repair.

    For safety concerns, or seriously affect the function of quality defects, after notification of the employer and warranty receipt warranty shall promptly arrived at the scene to repair.

    41st building units or warranty unit to perform warranty obligations or delays the performance obligations, the project owner or the user may complain to the local construction Administrative Department. 42nd on quality defect does not affect structural safety and the public interest, the construction units or warranty from the date of receiving notification of the maintenance could not be completed within 3 months, or the same quality maintenance effect still use, works for all in accordance with the contract at its own expense.

    Costs borne by the responsible party.

    Article 43rd disagrees with the construction quality, the parties may appoint a qualified testing or security testing accreditation bodies or expert.

    Chapter fifth penalty

    44th article violates these rules, laws, rules and regulations on penalties from its provisions.

    Article 45th violates these rules, any of the following acts by building rectification by the Administrative Department, it fails, fined 10,000 yuan and 20,000 yuan fine; the circumstances are serious, fined 20,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan fines:

    (A) shall be determined in accordance with the appropriate professional and managerial capacity of project managers;

    (B) investigation, design, construction and testing of units when signing a contract, is not determined in accordance with relevant technical standards and quotas of reasonable duration;

    (C) the construction drawing design document changes relate to public interests, safety or engineering construction standard compulsory article, is not sent in accordance with the provisions of the construction drawing review bodies review qualifying starts.

    Article 46th survey and design in violation of this regulation, does not participate in the engineering phase in accordance with the relevant provisions of the acceptance or not participate in acceptance certificate acceptance, the construction Administrative Department shall order rectification, and liable to a fine of less than 10,000 yuan and 20,000 yuan.

    47th construction does not comply with the requirements for key parts of the construction inspection or not qualified to enter the next step construction by building rectification by the Administrative Department, it fails, fined 10,000 yuan and 20,000 yuan fine; the circumstances are serious, punishable by penalty of 20,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    48th supervision unit in violation of the rules, after the completion of the construction project, not truthfully provide the quality assessment report, the construction Administrative Department shall order rectification, and can be fined a maximum of 20,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    49th engineering quality inspection institution in violation of the rules for engineering quality inspection of original records were lost or illegible, failing to retest or not in accordance with the provisions of the identification, the construction Administrative Department shall order rectification, and liable to a fine of less than 10,000 yuan and 20,000 yuan, if the circumstances are serious, punishable by penalty of 20,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan.

    50th construction administrative departments, construction engineering quality supervision institutions and its dereliction of duty, abuse of power, favoritism, and by their work units or by the competent authority directly responsible and other persons directly responsible shall be given administrative sanctions constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    The sixth chapter supplementary articles

    51st emergency rescue and disaster relief, temporary housing and construction of low-rise residential construction activity by farmers, these procedures do not apply. 52nd these measures come into force on April 1, 2011.