NEC3: Engineering and Construction Short Contract Guidance Notes and Flow Charts

NEC3: Engineering and Construction Short Contract Guidance Notes and Flow Charts
  • Publish Date: 01/04/2013 13:36:01
  • Publisher: Thomas Telford
  • Page Size: 297 x 210
  • Number of Pages: 102
These guidance notes explain the provisions of the Short Contract package through its three stages, how an Employer invites tenders, how a tender makes an offer and how a contract is made.  Notes are then provided on the clauses and methods of joining diputes with main contract disputes.  Worked examples are provided of the contract data forms.
The second part of the book contains flow charts which set out the procedural logic of the 28 clauses that can be presented with benefit by flow charting
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When to use the ECSC
The ECSC package 
• Stage A: How an Employer invites tenders for a job 
• Stage B: How a tenderer makes an offer 
• Stage C: How a contract is made
Notes on the clauses
Joining subcontract disputes with main contract disputes
Supplementary guidance notes for the ECSS
• Stage A: How an Employer invites tenders for a job 
• A1 Title page 
• A2 Contract Data 
• Stage B: How a tenderer makes an offer 
• B1 The Contractor’s Offer 
• Stage C: How a contract is made 
• C1 The Employer’s Acceptance 
• C2 Title page 
• C3 Contract Data
Multi-party partnering 
Flow charts

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