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DGA Ebrief June 2021

17 Jun 2021

A fully DGA Authored edition of 5 international articles

AND HERE IT COMES- THE "IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SPIRIT OF SECURITY OF PAYMENT LEGISLATION IN PUBLIC WORKS CONTRACT"

17 Jun 2021 - Anel Idriz

In Hong Kong, the use of 'pay when paid' clauses and payments being delayed is leading to disputes. What about the legislation?

PROGRESS UPDATES " THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY! "

17 Jun 2021

The construction industry can be a strange place. It brings together two disparate parties to create something new....

RISK, ASSUMPTIONS & THE COMPENSATION EVENT PROCESS

17 Jun 2021 - Brendan Robinson

NEC 4 ECC suite of contracts manages the allocation of risk under a construction contract. But for whom?

Dear DGA..... THE ADVANTAGES OF RESOURCING YOUR BASELINE PROGRAMME

17 Jun 2021

A contractor would not construct a building with weak foundations, so why a flawed baseline?

CAN TWO CONTRACTS CONSTITUTE A SINGULAR 'CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT' FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE ACT?

17 Jun 2021

It is common for sub-contractors to enter multiple contracts with the same employer, but be careful!

DEAR DGA....

16 Mar 2021 - David Aldridge

Question: 'What is float, how does it arise, and how is it dealt with in a programme/ delay analysis?'

IS YOU DISPUTE SET IN CONCRETE?

16 Mar 2021

When referring a dispute to an Adjudication, ask yourself first, "is the dispute that is to be referred a construction operation?