Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry

Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry

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Fully updated to take into account recent legislation, this book provides a sound basis for students. It gives them an understanding of the principles involved in contractual and procurement arrangements in the construction industry.Ideal for those studying for EDEXCEL, HNC/D and especially undergraduate degree courses in building, surveying, construction management, architecture and architectural more

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  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 174 x 233 x 29mm | 856g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • 5th edition
  • 0131298275
  • 9780131298279
  • 1,025,633

Table of contents

List of FiguresList of TablesList of Boxes PrefaceAcknowledgementsTable of relevant statutes Part 1 Contract Law1. The English Legal System2. Legal Aspects of Contracts3. Discharge of Contracts4. Remedies for Breach of Contract5. Settlement of DisputesPart 2 Procurement.6. Forms of Contract7. Contract Strategy8. Contract Procurement9. Contract Selection10. Contract Documents11. Design and Build12. Procurement in the Twenty-First Century13. Lean Construction14. Partnering and Supply Chain ManagementPart 3 Process and Parties15. The Construction Process.16. Parties Involved in the Construction of Buildings.17. Site Communications.18. Construcing Excellence in the Built Environment19. Health and Safety20. Sustainable ConstructionPart 4 Standard form of Building Contract21. Introduction, Articles of Agreement, Appendix22. Quality of Work During Construction23. Costs of Construction24. Time Factor of Construction25. Works by Other Persons26. Injury and Insurance of the Works27. Fluctuations in the Costs28. Financial Matters29. Clauses of a General NaturePart 5 Subcontract Conditions30. JCT Nominated Subcontract Documentation31. JCT Nominated Subcontract Conditions (NSC/C)32. Domestic Subcontract ConditionsPart 6 Other Contract Conditions33. Agreement for Minor Building Works34. JCT Intermediate Form of Building ContractAppendixA Cases of InterestB Built Environment Web SitesC Professional Bodies in the Built Environment Bibliographyshow more

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