Contracts

20 Changes in the FIDIC 2017 Editions

You probably know by now that FIDIC have published new editions of the Red, Yellow and Silver FIDIC Forms of Contract. I have highlighted…


Why It’s Important To Understand Your Contract – From A Claims Perspective

Did you know that there are 11 clauses in the FIDIC Red Book form of contract that allow the Employer to claim money from the Contractor…


Leading Edge in Construction Technology, but not Contracts

I recently read a contractual article in one of the major Middle East construction industry magazines. It took me a while to realise what…


Notices, Conditions Precedent and Time Bars

One of the questions I get asked the most at CPD events and workshops is in connection with notices. The questions are usually in the form…


Evaluation of Variations on Lump Sum Contracts

At a recent training course I presented, an attendee raised a question that I get asked a lot, in connection with lump-sum contracts and…