NEC Users’ Group Workshop - Glasgow Product code: L07100-UK

Feb 28 th

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  • cemar
This full day workshop is composed of two different sessions:
  • Morning session: NEC4 ECC: Key changes affecting the management of the contract
  • Afternoon session:  NEC4: Evolution of the Service Contracts
NEC4 ECC: Key changes affecting the management of the contract

The morning session is designed to help project managers, contractors and supervisors identify and understand key changes under NEC4.  We start with updates to defined and identified terms and other general matters.  We will then cover various changes and simplifications to programme, payment and compensation events (many driven by industry feedback), before exploring some new process and initiatives.

NEC4: Evolution of the Service Contracts

The afternoon takes a look at how consistency has been achieved over the TSC and PSC contracts.  We will cover the introduction of people rates, cost components and the overhaul of the Task Order mechanism.  We will explore the various new secondary options and how work is ordered in practice.  Both sessions will afford the opportunity for delegates to ask questions and explore the detail behind the clauses. An overview of NEC4’s guidance notes will also be provided.
Why attend?
  • Workshop sessions selected from key topics of interest within the NEC suite, drawn from extensive feedback and research within the NEC user base.
  • Benefit from guidance delivered by renowned NEC specialists.
  • Network with fellow NEC users’
  • Participate in interactive Q&A sessions and group exercises
Who should attend?
Offered to both NEC Users' Group members and non-members, these workshops are ideal learning and professional development experiences for:
  • Project Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Employers and their advisers
  • Contractors and their supply chain
  • Consultants

NEC Users' Group free and/or discounted places are available for this session. Find out more on the membership benefits.
09:00 Registration and breakfast
09:30 NEC4 ECC: Key changes affecting the management of the contract
  • Updates to defined and identified terms
  • Changes to the Programme, Payment & Compensation Events
  • New processes and initiatives
  • Q&A
12:30 Lunch & Networking 
13:30 NEC4: Evolution of the Service Contracts
  • Overview of changes to  Term Service Contract and Professional Services Contract
  • Explore people rates, cost components and Task Order mechanism
  • Look at new secondary options
  • Q&A
16:30 Close

*morning and afternoon refreshment breaks will also be provided
Ben Walker
NEC4 drafter, CEO at CEMAR
Ben has 16 years’ experience working within the construction industry on a variety of construction and maintenance contracts. In 2005 Ben founded the cloud‐based CEMAR system, currently administering over £50 billion of the UK’s strategic infrastructure programmes.
Ben is an NEC4 drafter and consultant. He has lectured extensively on NEC since 2008 as a tutor for Thomas Telford Limited. Since 2012 Ben has worked as an examiner for the ICE Law and Contracts Management Examinations. Ben has a degree in civil engineering and is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
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Scottish Engineering
105 West George Street
Glasgow, G2 1QL
United Kingdom

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