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    The Comprehensive Guide to NEC Contract Options

    The NEC is a suite of end to end project management focused contracts that define legal relati...

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    The Comprehensive Guide to JCT Contracts

    The JCT is an independent body that produces standard forms of Building Contracts for...

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    The Comprehensive Guide to JCT Design and Build Contracts

    The JCT is an independent body that produces standard forms of Building Contracts for...

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    JCT Contracts

    The Joints Contract Tribunal, often referred to as the JCT, is an independent organisati...

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    JCT Design and Build Contract

    In this article I’ll discuss the principles of Design and Build Contracts by reference t...

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    Gross Development Value and Profits

    Gross Development Value (or GDV) is the forecast revenue or sale that is anticipated fro...

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    NEC Contract Options

    You’ve heard about the NEC Contract before (and no, we’re not talking about the big tin shed i...

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    What happens when you’re late on a Payment Notice?

    You’re a Main Contractor working on a JCT Contract, latest edition. You’ve employed a major s...

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    NEC Contracts and Cash Flow Management

    You’re a Main Contractor tendering for a project where the contract will be an NEC Option A c...

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    Late Notice to Commence

    You’re a contractor working on a JCT Contract, latest edition, amended with time-bars on noti...

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    Implications and Opportunities of a Design & Build Contract

    A Design and Build Contract presents the contractor with the biggest opportunities to value e...

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    Omissions and Loss of Profit

    You’re working on an unamended JCT 2016 Building Contract with a £3m lump sum Contract Sum. T...

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    The Comprehensive Guide to NEC Contract Options

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    The Comprehensive Guide to JCT Contracts

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    The Comprehensive Guide to JCT Design and Build Contracts

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    JCT Contracts

    The JCT is formed of seven industry bodies, representing differing contractual stakeholders, and has been setting the standard for construction contracts since 1931. Their suite of Contracts is a set of standard documents used by the building industry to help deliver your project. Using the appropriate JCT Contract ensures that your project is delivered with a […]

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    JCT Design and Build Contract

    Chapter 1 – Introduction to the JCT Design and Build Contract What is Design and Build Contracting? “Design and Build is a contractual arrangement in which the contractor offers to design and build a project for a value inclusive of both the design and construction costs.” In Design and Build Contracting there is reference to […]

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    Gross Development Value and Profits

    From this value, the most important valuation metric for a Property Developer is probably the percentage profit on Gross Development Value. This calculation is effectively whether a development has, or will, turn a profit at completion. Profit on Gross Development Value is calculated by assessing the cost of development versus the sale of the completed […]

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    NEC Contract Options

    Table of Contents Click on a subtitle link to automatically scroll to that section of the article About the NEC Why the NEC? NEC Structure Operational Ethos Suite of Contracts NEC3 Suite NEC4 Suite NEC Contract Options Explained NEC Option A NEC Option B NEC Option C NEC Option D NEC Option E NEC Option […]

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    What happens when you’re late on a Payment Notice?

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    Omissions and Loss of Profit

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    Value Engineering – Mechanical and Electrical

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    Ebook Errors Divergencies Discrepancies in Variations

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    Loss and Expense and LAD’s in JCT Contracts

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    JCT Contracts

    The JCT is formed of seven industry bodies, representing differing contractual stakeholders, and has been setting the standard for construction contracts since 1931. Their suite of Contracts is a set of standard documents used by the building industry to help deliver your project. Using the appropriate JCT Contract ensures that your project is delivered with a […]

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    NEC Contract Options

    Table of Contents Click on a subtitle link to automatically scroll to that section of the article About the NEC Why the NEC? NEC Structure Operational Ethos Suite of Contracts NEC3 Suite NEC4 Suite NEC Contract Options Explained NEC Option A NEC Option B NEC Option C NEC Option D NEC Option E NEC Option […]

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    Value Engineering – Mechanical and Electrical

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Blinds

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Audio Visual, Automation and Data

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Underfloor Heating

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Basement Waterproofing

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    Procurement Routes

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Louvres

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    Lean Construction Procurement for Developers

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    The Essential SME Property Development Guide

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    Collateral Warranties

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    Gross Development Value and Profits

    From this value, the most important valuation metric for a Property Developer is probably the percentage profit on Gross Development Value. This calculation is effectively whether a development has, or will, turn a profit at completion. Profit on Gross Development Value is calculated by assessing the cost of development versus the sale of the completed […]

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    Design and Build Contracting for Developers

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  • Protecting Gross Development Value

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    The Essential SME Property Development Guide

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    Collateral Warranties

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    Defects Liability Periods

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Fall Protection

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    RFIs and Change Management

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  • Invitation to Tender Template

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  • Vesting Certificate Template

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    Procurement Pocketbook for Drylining

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    Programme Management

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