Australian Standards will soon be issuing a new form of contract, AS11000, along with a suite of companion documents including subcontracts, explanatory notes and the like. Originally planned for release in November 2016, a further draft copy is expected to be issued...
Collaborate working, when all parties to a construction contract work together to achieve the same aim, seems like utopia. All too often and notwithstanding initial good intentions, many construction projects degenerate into difference and dispute. It would seem that...
An interesting question was raised at a recent seminar, is an engineer or similar, engaged through an ‘agency’ and paid on an hourly basis, a Subcontractor or People (in the Schedule of Cost Components) for the purposes of calculating Defined Cost under NEC3 ECC...
In this article, Steven Evans explores the Defects provisions in the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract and provides a practical guide to their effect and use. Defects in construction Most of us will recognise a defect in construction work; steelwork may rust...
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