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FIDIC 99 Redbook - A commentary and a practical guide to Sub-Clause 12.3 [Evaluation]

FIDIC 99 Redbook - A commentary and a practical guide to Sub-Clause 12.3 [Evaluation]

FIDIC Redbook 99 is a remeasured contract Sub-Clause 12.3 requires the Engineer to agree and/or determine the Contract Price by applying the appropriate rate and measurement for each item of work. This covers star rates, principle of similarity and many more topics.

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Section of the Works in FIDIC 99 Redbook

Section of the Works in FIDIC 99 Redbook

FIDIC 99 Redbook Conditions of Contract allows the parts of the Works to be specified as "Sections". Sections are defined in Sub-Clause 1.1.5.6 of the General Conditions of Contract as a part of the Works specified in the Appendix to Tender as a Section (if any).

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FIDIC Redbook 99 - Clauses Cross-References

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.

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FIDIC Redbook 2017 vs 99 - Top 11 Changes

FIDIC Redbook 2017 vs 99 - Top 11 Changes

FIDIC Redbook 99 is the go to conditions of contract in construction projects of works designed by the Employer in Egypt and perhaps all across the world. The new 2017 edition of the FIDIC contracts is of extreme importance to Employers, Engineers and Contractors as this new edition treats many of the issues of its predecessor.

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FIDIC 99 Rainbow Contracts Suite - Choosing the Right FIDIC

FIDIC 99 Rainbow Contracts Suite - Choosing the Right FIDIC

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FIDIC Red Book 99 Clause 15 and the Notice to Correct

FIDIC Red Book 99 Clause 15 and the Notice to Correct

Clause 15 is a very important and dangerous clause. It deals with the topic of termination by the Employer. The Red Book gives the Employer the right to terminate on seven grounds, six of which are stated in Sub-Clause 15.2, while the other is termination for convenience, stated in Sub-Clause 15.5.

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Introducing the Golden Principles of FIDIC 2017

Introducing the Golden Principles of FIDIC 2017

FIDIC contracts are the most common forms of contracts used in Egypt and many other countries. The flexible, fair and balanced suite of FIDIC 1999 contracts are usually the go to form of contract.

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Delayed Contractor's Payments Under FIDIC Redbook 99

Delayed Contractor's Payments Under FIDIC Redbook 99

Most contractors will suffer the inevitable event of having their payments delayed, as employers look to hang on to their monies for as long as possible. They may want to benefit from additional interest, or just want to take more value from the contractor against what they pay them.

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Delayed Engineer's Response Potential Claim Under FIDIC 99 Redbook

Delayed Engineer's Response Potential Claim Under FIDIC 99 Redbook

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Typical Sequences and Notices under FIDIC Red Book 99

Typical Sequences and Notices under FIDIC Red Book 99

FIDIC contracts contains lots of sequences and processes to ensure smooth performance of the contractual obligations of all parties of the contract.

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Contractor's Entitlement to Additional Time or Cost Under FIDIC Red Book 99

Contractor's Entitlement to Additional Time or Cost Under FIDIC Red Book 99

As the FIDIC contracts allocates risks and obligations to the parties, it entitles the contractor to claim an extension to the Time for Completion or additional cost and/or profit for "Employer Risk Events", i.e., events that aren't attributable to the Contractor. Here is a list of all the provisions under FIDIC red book 99 that entitles the contractor to an extension of time and/or additional cost or cost plus profit.

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Definition of Remedy vs Make Good Under FIDIC Contracts

Definition of Remedy vs Make Good Under FIDIC Contracts

FIDIC contracts usually mention "make good" a failure or defect or "remedy" it. In Sub-Clause 15.1 [Notice to Correct] both words are mentioned in the requirement of the notice to correct the Engineer is entitled to send to the Contractor.

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Contractor's Obligations under FIDIC Red Book 99

Contractor's Obligations under FIDIC Red Book 99

The FIDIC Conditions of Contract "Red Book 99" places a lot of obligations and responsibilities on the Contractor in performing the Works under the Contract.

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Free Download - Glossary of FIDIC terms

Free Download - Glossary of FIDIC terms

The FIDIC suite of contract templates is one of the most commonly used contracts in the construction industry around the world. Established in 1913, FIDIC stands for ?Federation Internationale des Ingenieurs - Conseils?, which is best translated from French as The International Federation of Consulting Engineers.

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Ahmed Mohamed

Ahmed Mohamed (staying safe)

Contracts and Claims Engineer

Ahmed Mohamed is a Mechanical Engineer by study and construction contracts administrator. Ahmed has been responsible for the entire contract lifecycle of several large projects, including tender management process, contract drafting, claim preparation and resolution. Ahmed is also knowledgeable in project planning and delay analysis. When out of office, Ahmed usually spends his time with family or programming and playing Football Manager.

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