Contracting for Project Management

Contracting for Project Management

by J. Rodney Turner
     
 

In all but the smallest of projects the project sponsor inevitably has to buy-in the services of other suppliers. Goods and services must be bought, and this requires people to make contracts so that they know the basis on which they are working with each other and to deal with any disagreements that subsequently arise. This means that a knowledge of contracting

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Overview

In all but the smallest of projects the project sponsor inevitably has to buy-in the services of other suppliers. Goods and services must be bought, and this requires people to make contracts so that they know the basis on which they are working with each other and to deal with any disagreements that subsequently arise. This means that a knowledge of contracting specifically for project management is essential if a project is to avoid difficulties and reach a successful conclusion. This book concentrates specifically on the contracting issues that surround projects of any size.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780566085291
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
143
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.54(d)

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Table of Contents

Roles and responsibilities in project contract management, Nigel Smith; Contracts and payment structures, Peter Marsh; Farsighted project contract management, Rodney Turner; Standard forms of contract, Stephen Simister and Rodney Turner; Contract law, Peter Marsh; Partnering, benchmarking and incentive contracts, Denise Bower and Fotis Skountzos; Procurement, Peter Baily; Bidding, Stephen Simister; Managing variations, claims and disputes, Peter Marsh, Index.

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