Useful Construction Resources "Contracts"


Never split the difference. Negotiating as if your life depended on it. A former FBI hostage negotiator's field tested tools for talking anyone into (or out of) just about anything.

1 April, 2020

A book by Chris Voss with Tahl Raz - well worth a read even for skilled and experienced negotiators, provides a different view on negotiations.

Variations

Final-Accounts

Contracts

Interim Valuations and Payment - RICS Guidance note

1 April, 2020

RICS professional guidance for interim valuations under JCT and NEC forms of contract.

JCT

NEC

Contracts

Fine Margins - Delivering financial sustainability in UK construction

1 April, 2020

A detailed report by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) into the risk management practices of the UK construction industry.

Contracts

Risk

Risks-and-Opportunities

NEC 4 Key Amendments Summary January 2021

22 January, 2021

A brief summary of 5 key amendments to NEC 4 construction contracts written by Christopher Dickson of CMS and published by Construction News 15th January 2021

Contracts

Payment

Early-Contractor-Involvement

Project-Bank-Accounts

Delay-Damages

Construction Industry Playbook

4 February, 2021

Government guidance on sourcing and contracting public works projects and programmes

Procurement

Public-sector

Contracts

Collaboration

MMC

Buildbackbetter

Back to basics, executing documents. A simple summary by Wragge

2 March, 2021

A guide to executing documents whether a simple contract or a deed.

Sub-contract

Contracts

Execution

CIOB - Time & Cost Management Contract

15 April, 2021

The Time and Cost Management Contract is a revised edition of what was previously the CIOB’s Complex Projects Contract, published in 2013. The name has been changed to reflect more clearly the core strengths of the Contract. The Time and Cost Management C

Standard-forms-of-contract

Design-and-build

Construction-management

Contracts

risk-management

projects