Engineering and Construction Contract

Mandarin Orchard Singapore, by Meritus, Singapore, Singapore
31 October - 01 November, 2017

Qualified for 12 PDUs by PEB
Course Duration: 2 days

Key Learning outcomes
Attend this workshop to gain practical understanding of how claims are brought and risk managed in Engineering and Construction Contracts.

Delegates who attend this workshop will gain an understanding of:

  • negotiating risk allocation in Engineering and Construction Contracts
  • time, money and quality: the three pillars of contractual claims
  • when the contractor is entitled to extra time or additional money
  • what a defect is
  • how long liability for defects lasts
  • how a variation differs from a claim
  • what process the contractor has to follow when claiming additional time/money
  • What process the contract manager has to follow when evaluating claims for extra time/money
  • how to defend claims
  • how to evaluate and quantify claims
  • the role of the programme in quantifying time claims
  • dealing with some tricky claims like concurrent claims, global claims, delay and disruption claims
  • working with subcontractors and managing risks in subcontracting.


Who Should Attend

  • Project Owners/Employers
  • Contractors and equipment/material suppliers
  • Contract Administrators and Quantity
  • Surveyors
  • Engineers and Architects
  • Multilateral development banks and funding agencies
  • supporting infrastructure projects
  • Legal advisers
  • Insurers
  • Government Ministries and Agencies
  • Contract Managers / Project managers / Commercial
  • Directors in any business and industry using FIDIC contracts


About the Course Director
Dr. Giovanna Fenster has provided hundreds of workshops to thousands of construction delegates across Africa, the Pacific, and Australasia over the last 15 years.


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