Other construction documents

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An advance payment bond is a particular form of performance bond, invariably written as an 'on demand' instrument. See Practice Notes: Performance bonds—construction...

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Introduction The ABI Model Form of Guarantee Bond was first published in 1995 and was updated (in 2002) to incorporate reference to the Contracts (Rights of Third...

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This Practice Note looks at various factors that construction lawyers need to consider in relation to projects involving demolition works, including planning and Building...

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Brexit impact—public procurement: The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...

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Brexit impact—public procurement: The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU....

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Brexit impact—public procurement The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU....

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This Practice Note looks at ground conditions in construction and engineering projects. It considers responsibility for them at common law and looks at the contractual...

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Introduction This practice note examines in closer detail how primary obligations differ from secondary obligations in the context of guarantees. The practice note...

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Introduction This Practice Note focuses on the use of indemnities either in conjunction with or as an alternative to guarantees and compares the two in the context of...

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Brexit impact—public procurement The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU....

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The JCT publishes a standard form framework agreement called the JCT Framework Agreement (JCT FA). It was first published in 2005 in both binding and non-binding...

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The JCT Pre-Construction Services Agreement was launched in 2008. A revised edition was published in 2011 to incorporate the amendments to the Housing Grants,...

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What is a letter of intent? Letters of intent are used in construction and engineering projects to allow the employer to mobilise a contractor before the employer is in a...

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Introduction The purpose of this Practice Note is to: • examine the nature of the on demand performance bond, and • key elements that help identify whether a performance...

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Why have an oversail licence on a construction project? Under English law, the freehold owner of land will usually own the air space above their land unless the transfer...

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This Practice Note examines parent company guarantees (PCGs) from a construction perspective. They have many other uses including banking and commercial leases. Many of...

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