Understanding the New FIDIC Red Book: A Clause by Clause Commentary, 2nd Ediiton


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Understanding the New FIDIC Red Book: A Clause by Clause Commentary

Jan 2012
  • Examines the effect and operation of each contract clause through clause-by-clause commentary
  • Help you to interpret contract clauses correctly and decide whether amendments need to be made to suit your situation
  • Reproduces each clause followed by bullet points of key features plus additional commentary on the clause’s operation, points of interest and relevant cases
  • Compares the new contract with previous versions of the FIDIC Red Book and other widely used standard contracts, such as the ICE forms
  • Provides guidance on whether amendments or deletions need to be made
  • Features an overview chapter dealing with thematic issues such as the contract’s history and purpose, the concept of the engineer, time and money, dispute resolution, and enforcement of arbitral awards
  • Discusses problems frequently encountered in practice in relation to clauses
  • Discusses the MDB version and how this differs from the standard Red Book contract
  • Features new sections on Claims, Disputes and Arbitration

Jurisdiction: Building and Construction