Pre-construction activities

Pre-construction activities guidance:

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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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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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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This Practice Note explores the use of pre-construction services agreements (PCSAs) which are typically used in two-stage tendering. Construction projects are...

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This Practice Note explains the 'two-stage tendering' approach commonly used to procure construction projects. Many employers use two-stage tendering to involve...

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