TITLE

NEC3: Does it work?

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;Sep2007 Utility Engineering, Vol. 27, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses New Engineering Contract 3 (NEC3), the standard form of building contract launched in July 2005 in Great Britain. By virtue of recommendation by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, NEC3 is now the preferred contract in the nuclear sector and is currently being used in various decommissioning contracts. The most significant amendment in NEC3 relates to the obligation on the contractor to notify any claims or compensation events. It appears that clause 61.3 is a drafted as a condition precedent clause.
ACCESSION #
27047297

 

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