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Seminar 4 UpdateInformation
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'Fantastic insight into the pitfalls'


NEC3 is widely used in the construction industry, especially by UK public sector bodies, and NEC4 is likely to become similarly popular.

This 4 hour course will guide you through the key changes introduced and is aimed at lawyers and construction professionals who have some prior experience or knowledge of the NEC form of contract.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

  • The new terminology of the NEC4 ECC - client, scope, early warning register
  • Changes to core clauses under NEC4:
    • Deemed acceptance of the programme
    • Payment applications
    • Agreement of final amounts due
    • Quality management
    • Identification of opportunities and sharing of cost savings
    • Confidentiality and publicity
    • Prohibition of corruption
    • Assigning the benefit of the contract
  • The new secondary options under NEC4:
    • Design and build contracting
    • Early contractor involvement
    • Information modelling
    • Collaboration
    • Retention bond
    • Collateral warranties
  • The new dispute negotiation/resolution procedures under NEC4
  • Simplification of the application of the Schedule - Shorter Schedule of Cost Components, and of the fee percentage
  • How to recognise a failure to use NEC4 ECC as intended
  • How the case of Northern Ireland Housing Executive v Healthy Buildings (Ireland) Limited may affect the compensation event procedure

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