CECA GMH Planning NEC4 Bulletin

CECA Bulletin 18 – Clause 63.5 and assessing a compensation event against the last Accepted Programme

June 2022 Introduction: Training and development support is a key part of CECA’s core offer for its membership and working in conjunction with GMH Planning it has delivered a programme of training events around the NEC Form of Contract across several CECA UK regions. In addition to this training a series of monthly NEC Contract […]

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    CECA bulletin 17 – Showing non-implemented compensation events on the programme

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      CECA NEC4 Bulletin 15: Getting compensation events implemented

      March 2022 Introduction: Training and development support is a key part of CECA’s core offer for its membership and working in conjunction with GMH Planning it has delivered a programme of training events around the NEC Form of Contract across several CECA UK regions. In addition to this training a series of monthly NEC Contract […]

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        Project Chatter Podcast – issues around programming under NEC contracts

        I recently did a second podcast with Val and Dale at “the Project Chatter Podcast” talking about issues around programming under NEC contracts. You can download the podcast here and please give us feedback on thoughts about the issues we discussed. We talk about things like How successful (or not) projects are at getting regular […]

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          NEC4 CECA Bulletin No 13: Notifying early warnings and notifying compensation events

          GMH Planning in conjunction with CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) are producing a series of monthly bulletins focusing each month on an aspect of NEC contracts that their members should take particular attention to. The first bulletin in our 2022 series (13th overall) is about the subtle differences as to when an early warning should […]

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            NEC4 Key Dates and the financial liability for missing them

            We have seen much debate in the industry on what the actual financial liability is for a Contractor under an ECC contract (or Subcontractor under ECS) for missing a Key Date. Here this matter is considered in detail within this joint article from Rob Horne (Osborne Clarke) and Glenn Hide (GMH Planning) which explores from […]

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              NEC4 CECA Bulletin No 10: Float Types and Ownership

              GMH Planning in conjunction with CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) are producing a series of monthly bulletins focusing each month on an aspect of NEC contracts that their members should take particular attention to. The tenth bulletin in our 2021 series is about the different types of float on a Contractor’s programme and who owns […]

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                NEC4 CECA Bulletin No 8: Programmes with compensation event quotations

                GMH Planning in conjunction with CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) are producing a series of monthly bulletins focusing each month on an aspect of NEC contracts that their members should take particular attention to. The eight bulletin in our series is about the requirement or benefits of including a programme with a compensation event quotation, […]

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                  NEC4 CECA Bulletin No 7: Instructions from Project Managers and associated delegation of powers

                  GMH Planning in conjunction with CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) are producing a series of monthly bulletins focusing each month on an aspect of NEC contracts that their members should take particular attention to. The seventh bulletin in our series is about Project Manager instructions and the delegation of any such powers, for which you […]

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                    NEC4 CECA Bulletin No4 – Compensation Event Quotations and use of Assumptions

                    GMH Planning in conjunction with CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) are producing a series of monthly bulletins focusing each month on an aspect of NEC contracts that their members should take particular attention to. The fourth bulletin is about pricing compensation event quotations and the use of assumptions, for which you can download a copy […]

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                      NEC4 CECA bulletin No 1 – Z clauses

                      GMH Planning in conjunction with CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) are producing a series of monthly bulletins focusing each month on an aspect of NEC contracts that their members should take particular attention to. This first bulletin is on Z clauses and you can download a copy here: The bulletins are meant to be a […]

                        NEC3 & NEC4 Guidance Notes & Free NEC Downloads, NEC Training and NEC Events by GMH Planning Ltd

                        NEC 2019 amendments – download

                        NEC have issued a revision to their NEC4 contracts in 2019 to supercede the 2017 version. Whilst most of the amendments are simply typo’s or small grammar changes, there are a few actual more significant changes to the main clauses, the most significant one being the change to clause 63.5. This now clarifies how you […]