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NEC4 ECC Project Manager Instruction (PMI) Template

NEC4 ECC Project Manager Instruction (PMI) Template

Use this free downloadable template to help you create a Project Manager/Client Instruction under the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC).

The ECC gives the Project Manager wide ranging powers to issue instructions to the Contractor. Note, if an instruction will give rise to a compensation event, the Project Manager is obliged to notify the Contractor of the compensation event at the time of giving the instruction. That notification can be given by using form ‘NEC4 ECC Project Manager Notification’

You can use this NEC4 ECC template for a Project Manager’s/Client’s Instruction to do the following:

  • Instruct under clause 14.3 to change the Scope or a Key Date (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause 17.1 stating ways to resolve an ambiguity or inconsistency (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause 17.2 to change the Scope to remove something which is illegal or impossible (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause 19.1 on how to deal with a prevention event (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause 23.1 to submit particulars of design of an item of Equipment (period for reply is period for reply)
  • Instruct under clause 24.2 to remove a person (no reply)
  • Notify under clause 26.4 of an agreement not to submit pricing information for a subcontract (main Options C, D, E and F) (period for reply is period for reply)
  • Instruct under clause 34.1 to stop or not start work or to start or restart work (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause 36.1 to submit a quotation for acceleration (period for reply is 3 weeks)
  • Instruct under clause 60.6 correcting a mistake in the Bill of Quantities (main Options B and D) (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause 73.1 on how to deal with an object of value or historical interest (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause X10.4(3) to submit a revised Information Execution Plan (period for reply is period for reply)
  • Instruct under clause 1(6) providing Partnering Information (to provide?) (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause X21.5 changing the Scope, the Prices, the Completion Date and the Key Date following an acceptance of a quotation to reduce cost (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause X22.4 to replace a key person during Stage One (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause X22.5(3) to remove work required in Stage Two from the Scope (no reply)
  • Instruct under clause X22.6(1) to change the Client's requirements (no reply)