Marine Sound Control (MSC)
works on assignments with a retainer fee of
50% as an advance for materials and detailed
design. This amount is non-refundable and is
deducted from the total estimate.
An additional 25% will be
due when the project is 50% completed. Upon
completion of job the remaining amount of bill
Fees and Expenses
MSC onsite design consultant
fees are determined on a per job basis; any
expenses occurred related to the assignment
are additional. MSC design and engineering fees
are also billed at prices that are determined
on a per job basis. A retainer fee is required
prior to start of any design work.
The fees and expenses shown
are minimum estimates only. Final fees and expenses
will be shown when invoice is rendered. Client's
approval must be obtained for any increase in
fees or expenses that exceed the original estimate
by 10% or more.
Both the client and MSC reserve
the right to terminate the agreement at the
completion of any phase. The original design
work is retained by MSC and payment will be
made by the client for work completed, based
on the contract price and expenses already incurred.
ADE Design Build retains
ownership of all designs, whether preliminary
or final, the client must return such designs
or artwork with-in thirty (30) days or use.
Modifications of this agreement
must be written, except those that the invoice
may include, and the client shall be obligated
to pay fees or expenses that are orally authorized
in order to progress promptly with work.
This assignment has an estimated
design cost of ____________, with an estimated
overall project cost of _____________. To begin
this project a $___________ retainer deposit
would be required for design work and materials
Approved by: ____________________________________
17 Birchwood Road
Augusta, Maine 04330