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A Practical Guide to the NEC 3 New Engineering Contract

Date:
Organiser: BLISS Books
Location: Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-le-Willows WA12 0HQ
Email: seminars@blissbooks.co.uk
Phone: 01565 777234

About the speaker

Nigel Barr has over 35 years' experience in the construction industry gained in professional practice and in contracting. He is a qualified Quantity Surveyor and Arbitrator with over 20 years' experience as a consultant, trainer and facilitator.

His specialist areas are construction contracts (effective administration and collaborative problem resolution) and implementing open book accounting systems that actually deliver the results they promise. He is a highly experienced strategist and problem solver.

He also has a keen interest in improving construction management processes and effective procurement strategies.

Nigel provides advice and practical support/guidance to many public and private sector organisations. He has an extensive knowledge of JCT 2011, NEC3, PSPC and PPC2000/ TPC2005, together with a thorough understanding of collaborative working, procurement and performance improvement.

PROGRAMME

9am INTRODUCTIONS / WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES

9.30am INTRODUCTION TO THE NEC3

  • Problems with Existing Standard Forms
  • Structure
  • Core Clauses
  • Primary Options
  • Secondary Options
  • Z Clauses
  • Contract Data Parts 1 and 2
  • Roles and Responsibilities: Project Manager; Contractor; Employer; Supervisor.

11.15 am Tea / Coffee

11.30 am HOW WILL NEC3 WORK ON OUR PROJECTS?

  • Communications
  • Risk management
  • Early Warning
  • Compensation Events
  • Notification
  • Quotations
  • Implementation

1pm Lunch

2pm PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF THE NEC3

  • Programme
  • Revisions
  • Key Dates
  • Sectional Completion
  • Delay Damages
  • Target Options C and D – Open Book Accounting
  • Payment
  • Testing and Defects
  • Trouble-shooting and problem resolution

4.30pm Questions and Discussion

Review of the day

5pm Close

Seminar Details

Date: Tuesday 15 October 2013

Timings: 9.30am until 5pm.

Registration from 9am

Cost

£150.00 per delegate, plus VAT. More than 2 delegates £125.00 each plus VAT. This includes lunch and refreshments in the morning and afternoon.

Credit Card Booking: 01565 777234

E-mail seminars@blissbooks.co.uk

Postal Booking- Please print and return the booking form here with a cheque made payable to BLISS Books Ltd. Please note that payment must be received two weeks before the event.

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