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Contractual procedures in the construction industry

Ashworth, Allan, 1944- author

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  • Creator Allan Ashworth and Srinath Perera
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Seventh edition. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018. ©2018
  • Physical Details
    • xxii, 435 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 1138693936, 9781138693937, 1138693928, 9781138693920, 9781315529059
  • OCLC on1003193341

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The English legal system -- Legal aspects of contracts -- Discharge of contracts -- Remedies for breach of contract -- Settlement of disputes -- Forms of contract -- Contract strategy -- Contract procurement -- Contract selection -- Contract documents -- Design and build -- Procurement in the twenty-first century -- Lean construction -- Public private partnerships (PPP) and the private finance initiative (PFI) -- Partnering and supply chain management -- The construction process -- Parties involved in the construction industry -- Site communications -- Constructing excellence in the built environment -- Health, safety and welfare -- Sustainable development and construction -- Information communication technologies in construction procurement -- Introduction, articles of agreement, appendix -- Quality of work during construction -- Costs of construction -- Time factor of construction -- Works by other parties -- Injury and insurance of the works -- Fluctuations in costs -- Financial matters -- Clauses of a general nature