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Webinar - Managing Defects Under ECS and Producing Good Works Information

Webinar - Managing Defects Under ECS and Producing Good Works Information

THU, OCT 10, 2019 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM BST

What’s it about?

This one-hour webinar session introduces you to the common philosophies of the NEC family of contracts and focuses in more detail upon the key mechanics and provisions of the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Subcontract (ECS). This webinar will allow you to appreciate what the Engineering and Construction Contract says about the Defects. We will also explore how to put together the Works Information and some key pointers when doing so.

Attendees of this webinar will have a much clearer understanding of the intent of the specific contractual clauses and in practical terms begin to see how they should administer them for the benefit of all parties on a project.

You will learn

By the end of this webinar you will be able to:
1. To understand the difference between the “defect correction period” and the “defects date”
2. To see how the contract deals with tests and inspections, and
3. Understand the role the Supervisor has in terms of carrying out tests and inspections as well as identifying or uncovering defects.
4. Understand what constitutes good Works Information