The following summary has been summarised from the JCT Contracts website. Relationships between the parties involved in the contract are illustrated to aid student understanding.
Twelve contract forms are indicated with main features outlined relative to projects using selected contracts.
The contracts included in the JCT contract families include:
JCT – CE contract – 2011
Measured term contract – 2011
Prime cost building contract – 2011
Repair and maintenance contract – 2011
Home owner contracts – 2011
The seven contact case studies indicated in the text have been undertaken using the contracts indicated:
2 projects – Design and Build (Single stage tender)
3 projects – Design and Build (Two stage tender)
1 project – Construction management contract
1 project – JCT minor works
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