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 […]

    NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract

    NEC4 Practice Note 1 – Rules for assessing compensation events against an Accepted Programme

    Finally we have a guidance note as to how to assess compensation events against the last Accepted Programme and what should first be taken into account. It won’t always be easy, particularly when the last Accepted Programme is several months old but at least for the first time we have clear direction as to what […]

      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 […]

            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.

              NEC4 – the Elephant in the Room

              Back in 2013 I wrote an article that exposed issues within NEC contracts as to what programme you should use when assessing compensation events and what you should take into account when making that assessment. The hope was that this would be addressed once NEC4 was published. NEC4 has now been published. The issue remains. […]

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                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.

                  NEC People Conference

                  NEC People Conference Agenda – 20th June 2017

                  Here is the agenda for this years BI NEC People conference which we are very excited about this year! You can apply for a place via email to “[email protected]” with your name/company/job title and we will allocate remaining places amongst those who have applied: NEC3 Conference agenda 2017 (final version)

                    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:

                      NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract

                      The importance of always having a regularly Accepted Programme in place

                      Here is an article that has gone into the NEC3 Usergroup newsletter which looks at some of the reasons that programmes are not accepted and why it is so important to overturn this trend. It considers six common reasons for rejection and considers their validity and how both parties can/should prevent this from happening, as […]

                        NEC4 Contracts Pack

                        ECC Compensation Event Flowchart

                        Summary flowchart of the ECC compensation event process to help understand the process from notification through to implementation.