Contracts (21)

Advertisement

Contract Administration Course - Part 3: Introduction to FIDIC

This article is a part of the contract administration course. In part 1, we covered the definition of an agreement and a contract, the primary elements of a contract and the types and parties to construction contracts. In this part 2, we covered the basics of the different types of procurement, the tendering process and…

Continue reading...

Contract Administration Course - Part 2: Tendering

This article is a part of the contract administration course. In part 1, we covered the definition of an agreement and a contract, the primary elements of a contract and the types and parties to construction contracts. In this part 2, we shall discuss project tendering process. This marks the end of the second part of…

Continue reading...

Contract Administration Course - Part 1: Contracts

This article is a part of the contract administration course. Contract administration is a vital component of construction project management. It is very important that all contractual requirements for a construction project are met, during all phases of the contract. A contract administrator's role typically includes a wide range of roles such as: Most standard construction contracts…

Continue reading...

FIDIC Redbook 99 - Clauses Cross-References

Drafting particular conditions for a FIDIC contract is a daunting task. Many times, a seemingly minor change can trigger a domino effect of changes in other Sub-Clauses. Having faced this scenario many times, I have compiled a list of clause cross-references which I believe shall be a handy tool for contract drafters, or just for…

Continue reading...
Advertisement

FIDIC 99 Rainbow Contracts Suite: Choosing the Right FIDIC

According to Wikipedia, FIDIC is defined as: The International Federation of Consulting Engineers (commonly known as FIDIC, acronym for its French name Fédération Internationale Des Ingénieurs-Conseils) is an international standards organization for the consulting engineering & construction best known for the FIDIC family of contract templates. The fact that the organisation has a French title…

Continue reading...