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Force Account

If the Engineer and Contractor are unable to negotiate a price for the Contract revision in accordance with 1904.3, “Negotiated Prices,” the Engineer may direct the Contractor to perform all or part of the revised Work on a force account basis. When the Engineer directs the Contractor to perform revised Work on a force account basis, the Department will pay the Contractor as specified in 1904.4.A through 1904.4.J.