Understanding JCT Standard Building Contracts / Edition 9

Understanding JCT Standard Building Contracts / Edition 9

by David Chappell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415508908

ISBN-13: 9780415508902

Pub. Date: 05/14/2012

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This ninth edition of David Chappell’s bestselling guide has been revised to take into account changes made in 2011 to payment provisions, and elsewhere. This remains the most concise guide available to the most commonly used JCT building contracts: Standard Building Contract with quantities, 2011 (SBC11), Intermediate Building Contract 2011 (IC11),

Overview

This ninth edition of David Chappell’s bestselling guide has been revised to take into account changes made in 2011 to payment provisions, and elsewhere. This remains the most concise guide available to the most commonly used JCT building contracts: Standard Building Contract with quantities, 2011 (SBC11), Intermediate Building Contract 2011 (IC11), Intermediate Building Contract with contractor’s design 2011 (ICD11), Minor Works Building Contract 2011 (MW11), Minor Works Building Contract with contractor’s design 2011 (MWD11) and Design and Build Contract 2011 (DB11).

Chappell avoids legal jargon but writes with authority and precision. Architects, quantity surveyors, contractors and students of these professions will find this a practical and affordable reference tool arranged by topic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415508902
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/14/2012
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents


Preface to the eighth edition     vii
Introduction     ix
Contractor's obligations     1
The forms     1
Implied and express terms     8
Design     13
Materials and workmanship     15
Insurance     23
General     23
Injury to persons and property     23
Liability of employer     24
Insurance of the Works     25
Professional indemnity insurance     30
Sub-contractors     30
MW and MWD insurance     31
Third parties     33
Assignment and sub-letting     33
Named sub-contractors     38
Employer's directly employed contractors     42
Statutory provisions     45
Third party rights and warranties     51
Work in progress     53
Setting-out     53
Release of information and architect's instructions     56
Clerk of works     64
Money     69
Payment     69
Variations     78
Claims     85
Extension of time     85
Money claims     95
The end     104
Practical completion and defects liability     104
Suspension and termination     110
Dispute resolution     122
General     122
Adjudication     122
Arbitration     124
Litigation     128
Points to note     128
Table of cases     130
Index of clauses     136
Subject index     140

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