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An Overview of Time (Part 2) Dealing with Delays

An Overview of Time (Part 2) Dealing with Delays


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The aim of this course is to explore the main areas of potential risk relating to time and progress on construction contracts and how they are dealt with under standard forms of contract, such as JCT, NEC and FIDIC. This course provides example relating to completion, sectional completion and partial possession.

After studying this course, you should be able to:-

1. Describe in detail the meaning of completion and the date for completion and how any delay in completion are dealt with under common forms of contract
2. Explain the merits of sectional completion.
3. Outline the risks associated with partial possession, and the effects of completion.