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  • Building Contract Claimsby David Chappell; Vincent Powell-Smith; John H. M. Sims

    Wiley 2008; US$ 164.99

    Many building contract claims are ill-founded, often because the basic principles are misunderstood. This highly regarded book examines the legal basis of claims for additional payment, and what can and cannot be claimed under the main forms of contract. It includes chapters dealing with direct loss and expense, liquidated damages, extension of time,... more...

  • Public Procurement in the European Unionby Christopher Bovis

    Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 120.00

    This book provides invaluable insights to one of the most difficult areas of European integration. Public procurement represents an instrument of policy choice for governments and its regulation interacts with a variety of policies, including the promotion of competition, employment, social policy, and environmental protection. The author vividly elaborates... more...

  • Contractual Correspondence for Architects and Project Managersby David Chappell

    Wiley 2008; US$ 125.00

    This book provides over 160 model letters, with commentary for use with all the main JCT 2005 building contracts. It concentrates on problems which can arise during a project, and draws on the author's extensive experience as a contracts consultant. It is a companion to the author's Standard Letters in Architectural Practice which covers more routine... more...

  • The NEC 3 Engineering and Construction Contractby Brian Eggleston

    Wiley 2008; US$ 155.00

    This book provides a detailed commentary on the latest edition of the New Engineering Contract NEC3. It explains how the contract is intended to operate and examines each clause to consider its application and legal interpretation. It draws upon the author's successful book on the second edition of the Engineering and Construction Contract, ECC2, and... more...

  • Contract Practice for Surveyorsby Simon Birchall; J W Ramus

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 61.95

    This book provides a detailed guide to the principles and practice of construction contracts. It is written for both students and professionals working in all branches of surveying and construction. Based around the JCT 05 Standard Building Contracts, it has been fully revised and updated to reflect the latest versions of these contracts. The book... more...

  • Law Made Simpleby D. Barker

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 34.95

    It covers the elements of English Law, the law which is the basis of all legal systems throughout the English-speaking world, however much they may have become adapted to the needs and conditions of different countries. As well as for students studying the law as part of A-Level, BTEC and GNVQ courses, 'Law Made Simple 11th edition' provides an excellent... more...

  • ICE Conditions of Contractby Brian Eggleston

    Wiley 2008; US$ 200.00

    The ICE Conditions continues to be the dominant form of contract for civil engineering, despite the growing importance of the New Engineering Contract. The Seventh Edition of the ICE Conditions, published in 1999, introduced a number of changes, including: ? incorporating some of the concepts of the Latham Report ? amending certain provisions of... more...

  • The JCT Design and Build Contract 2005by David Chappell

    Wiley 2008; US$ 130.00

    The Joint Contracts Tribunal issued a new Design and Build Form in 2005, a successor to the JCT Standard Form of Building Contract with Contractor’s Design. It looks substantially different from its predecessor and it is different in structure and often in its wording. This major new edition of David Chappell’s well regarded book has been... more...

  • Winward Fearon on Collateral Warrantiesby David L. Cornes; Richard Winward

    Wiley 2008; US$ 170.00

    Since this book was first published over ten years ago, collateral warranties have been used increasingly by funding institutions, building purchasers and tenants to create a contractual relationship between themselves and other parties involved in the project, whether architect, engineer, contractor or subcontractor. Indeed, collateral warranties... more...

  • Subcontracting Under the JCT 2005 Formsby Peter A. Barnes; Matthew Davies

    Wiley 2009; US$ 155.00

    These days, subcontractors in the construction industry are generally aware of their rights and obligations, and main contractors and clients' advisers need to keep abreast of developments in subcontract law. As the majority of work is carried out under JCT contracts, all parties need to understand the rights and obligations of the latest JCT 05 suite... more...