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Some aspects of building contracts with special reference to the JCT standard forms 1980.

Ethne E. Harkness

Some aspects of building contracts with special reference to the JCT standard forms 1980.

by Ethne E. Harkness

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Published by S.L.S., Queen"s University in Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

"Text of a lecture delivered to the Belfast Solicitors" Association on 28th January 1982" - Title page.

ContributionsServicing the Legal System (Organisation)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13976559M

by the Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT – minor works, intermediate and standard building contracts). In addition, many of the principles set out in this guidance note will also apply where no standard form of contract has been entered into, particularly for smaller works. While the guidance note does not deal with full ‘design and build File Size: KB. Standard Building Contract (SBC) The JCT Standard Building Contract is designed for large or complex construction projects where detailed contract provisions are needed. Standard Building Contracts are suitable for projects procured via the traditional or conventional method Features of projects using the Standard Building Contract.

This book examines the new JCT Standard Building Sub-contracts for use with the radically revised JCT Standard Building Contract. It looks at the key contract conditions, considers the rights and obligations of the parties and how risk is allocated, . Three construction industry associations have revised or reissued major groups of standard contract forms within the last few months: The three organizations are The American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Engineers Joint Contract Documents Committee (EJCDC), and the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) in conjunction with 19 other construction associations comprising a new.

Understanding JCT Standard Building Contracts. Understanding JCT Standard Building Contracts book. What of the situation where the contractor sets out wrongly so that the employer has substantially more building than expected? There was a case some years ago in which the building, a school, was half a metre longer than shown on the. Joint Contracts Tribunal. JCT contract documents have been published by Sweet and Maxwell (SMA) since Established in , the Joint Contracts Tribunal produce standard forms of contracts, guidance notes and other standard documentation for use in the construction industry. 28 Ely Place London EC2N 6TD UK. Tel: +44 (0)20


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