CECA GMH Planning NEC4 Bulletin

NEC4 CECA/GMH Planning Bulletins – master list

Here is a master list of all of the CECA/GMH Planning bulletins we have produced to date as of July 2023 all of which are available in the “free downloads” section of the GMH Planning website. Any suggestions of other subject matter you would like to see covered please feel free to contact us and […]

    CECA GMH Planning NEC4 Bulletin

    CECA Bulletin 28 – Focus on Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) options C & D

    The main contract between the Client and Contractor for general building/construction type projects is the Engineering and Construction Contract. It is subdivided into options, of which the Client will choose either option A, B, C, D, E or F. This bulletin will consider the specific elements of option C & D for both tendering purposes […]

      CECA GMH Planning NEC4 Bulletin

      CECA Bulletin 20 – Managing Subcontractors

      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 Bulletins are […]

        CECA GMH Planning NEC4 Bulletin

        CECA NEC4 Bulletin 14: Spirit of mutual trust and cooperation

        One of the more infamous clauses within the NEC contracts is the obligation to “act in a spirit of mutual trust and cooperation”. It was introduced into the NEC2 version of the contracts back in 1995 following recommendations from the Latham report. It was brought in to try to encourage a culture and an obligation to act in this way, but what does it really mean?

          LinkedIn NEC Contract Discussion Group GMH Planning - NEC Contract Experts

          Archived LinkedIn discussions: June 2017-May 2018

            NEC4 Term Service Contract

            NEC4 TSC – Detailed review of NEC4 Term Service Contract changes compared to NEC3

            Here is the GMH Planning detailed guide as to the most important changes within the new NEC4 version of the Term Service Contract. If you are fairly familiar with the NEC3 version then you will find this guide a very useful summary as to what you need to know is different within NEC4. Each of […]

              NEC 4 Professional Services Contract PSC

              NEC4 PSC- Detailed review of NEC4 Professional Services contract changes compared to NEC3

              Here is the GMH Planning detailed guide as to the most important changes within the new NEC4 version of the Professional Services Contract. For those who are pretty familiar with the NEC3 version then you should find this document very useful to understand what the main changes are that have come about within NEC4. Each […]

                NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract

                NEC4 ECC – Detailed review of NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract changes from NEC3

                Here is the GMH Planning detailed guide as to the most important changes within the new NEC4 version of Engineering and Construction Contract. If you are fairly familiar with the NEC3 version then you will find this guide a very useful summary as to what you need to know is different within NEC4. Each of […]

                  NEC4 Alliance Contract.

                  NEC4 Alliance Contract Consultation

                  NEC4 have launched their new Alliance Contract but it is only a consultation version where they are inviting industry feedback before it is finalised and officially launched. Here is a link to the document, and do give feedback direct to the authors at neccontract.com with any constructive comments.

                    LinkedIn NEC Contract Discussion Group GMH Planning - NEC Contract Experts

                    LinkedIn NEC People Discussions – June 2016-May 2017

                    Here is a hyperlinked list of all of the discussions held within the group between June 2016 and May 2017. Linked In Discussion Archive Jun 16-May 17 Hope you find this useful.

                      ECSS

                      LinkedIn NEC People Discussions – June 2015-May 2016

                      A list of the 12 months worth of NEC3 discussions up of May 2016 within our LinkedIn group with direct links straight to each article.

                        ECSS

                        Procurement and contract strategies

                        A useful free guide from the NEC to help choose which NEC3 contract you should be using in a given situation.