An Affiliated Chapter of IIBEC    IIBEC ( formerly RCI, Inc.) is an international association of building envelope consultants. Members specialize in design, investigation, repair, and management of roofing, exterior wall, and waterproofing systems.

Upcoming events

    • Monday, February 24, 2020
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • The Ranch at Las Colinas

    Contract Risk & Mitigation Guide

    This presentation will address and discuss key aspects of contracts, negotiating points, risk assessments, and more to assist you in your business contracts analysis and administration.

    Speaker: Tony Radar

    Speaker Bio:  Tony Rader, with over 38 years in the construction industry as a General Contractor with past experience with firms ranging in size from $100 million to $250 million at the executive level and ownership understands the construction industry. Tony is currently serving as The Telecom vice president of National Roofing Partners in Coppell, Texas. He comes with extensive experience in operating a large GC firm and the pitfalls we all run into when performing contractual work and navigating large associations like ABC. He has served as Chair of TEXO the Construction Association of the DFW area in 2010 and is the immediate past chair of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). ABC with over 21,000 member companies serves as the top construction association, based in Washington DC. 

    At NRP, the leading network of commercial roofing contractors in North America, Rader directs the team focused on telecommunications rooftop services overseeing the change out of equipment from 4G to 5G nationally. Rader also serves on the NCCER 2020 board of trustees. He attended Tarrant County Community College and studied business and marketing at Southern Methodist University. Tony is married with 3 kids and 4 grandkids and lives in Coppell, TX.

    A general outline of Tony's presentation is show below:

    • Opening remarks
    • Background
    • Association
      • Why belong to one?
      • ROI
      • Training/Education
      • Network
      • Affinity programs
    • Role at NRP with Telecom
      • 4G to 5G rollout, and its Artificial Intelligence play with roofing
    • Contract Mitigation
      • Types of Contracts
      • Key aspects
      • Can you negotiate points?
      • Correct Names on contract
      • Correct authorized signer for both parties
      • Insurance requirements
      • Indemnification clauses
      • Pay rights
      • Set Offs
      • Damages and Delays
      • Main owner contract request
      • Lien Rights
      • Path of litigation
    • Q&A 

      Meeting Location:      The Ranch at Las Colinas

      Meeting Address:       857 W. John Carpenter Fwy, Irving, Texas 75039

      Registration start time:   11:30 am. 

      Presentation begins:       12:00 pm. 

      (please arrive before noon so the servers can take your order prior to the start of the presentation)

      ​Member/Friend of the Chapter Cost:         $15 online or $20 at the door
      Non-Member/Guest Cost:                            $25 online or $30 at the door


    Past events

    Monday, January 27, 2020 Lunch and Learn - January 2020
    Friday, December 13, 2019 NTC-IIBEC Annual Holiday Luncheon
    Monday, November 18, 2019 Lunch and Learn - November 2019
    Thursday, October 31, 2019 10th Annual NTC-IIBEC Golf Tournament
    Monday, September 23, 2019 Lunch and Learn - September 2019
    Monday, August 26, 2019 Lunch and Learn - August 2019
    Monday, July 22, 2019 Lunch and Learn - July 2019
    Monday, June 24, 2019 Lunch and Learn - June 2019
    Thursday, May 16, 2019 NTC-IIBEC and Dallas-BEC Top Golf Event
    Monday, April 22, 2019 Lunch and Learn - April 2019
    Monday, March 25, 2019 Lunch and Learn - March 2019
    Monday, January 28, 2019 Lunch and Learn - January 2019
    Friday, December 14, 2018 NTCRCI Annual Holiday Luncheon
    Monday, November 19, 2018 Lunch and Learn - November
    Friday, November 16, 2018 2018 RCI Building Envelope & Technology Symposium
    Wednesday, October 31, 2018 9th Annual NTCRCI Golf Tournament
    Monday, September 24, 2018 Lunch and Learn - September
    Monday, August 27, 2018 Lunch and Learn - August
    Monday, July 23, 2018 Lunch and Learn - July
    Thursday, May 24, 2018 5th Annual NTCRCI Top Golf Event
    Monday, April 23, 2018 Lunch and Learn - April
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 2018 RCI International Convention & Trade Show
    Monday, March 19, 2018 Lunch and Learn - March
    Monday, February 26, 2018 Lunch and Learn - February
    Monday, January 22, 2018 Lunch and Learn - January

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