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?

    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 Engineering and Construction Contract Short Contract ECSC

        NEC4 ECSC – Detailed review of NEC4 Engineering and Construction Short 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 Short 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 […]

          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.

            NEC4 Contracts Pack

            NEC4 Overview document

            Here is a link to the NEC4 Overview guide from Thomas Telford highlighting the main changes with the NEC4 family of contracts. I have then summarised this document into a one and a half page summary of the main headlines:

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              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.

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                Archived LinkedIn group discussions:2013-June 2014

                A list of the 12 months worth of NEC3 discussions held within the LinkedIn group to the period leading up to May 2014.

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                  Archive Discussions – LinkedIn Discussion Group

                  Linked In Discussion Archive A hyper-linked index of the useful discussions that have gone on within our LinkedIn discussion group – Planning and Management under the NEC form of contract.

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                    LinkedIn Conference Output – Enhancements to NEC3

                    Potential Enhancements to NEC3 Following a session at the May 2011 LinkedIn conference, delegates suggested a number of matters that could be changed, added to or expanded upon to enhance the existing NEC3 suite of contracts. This attachment is the development of that list into a concise list of the more meaningful changes that potentially […]