Administration of Construction Contracts

This one day condensed course has been developed for Engineers Australia members from differing disciplines who are involved in the administration of construction (or works) contracts from the Principal’s, Superintendent’s or Contractor’s perspective.
Administration of Construction Contracts

This one day condensed course has been developed for Engineers Australia members from differing disciplines who are involved in the administration of construction (or works) contracts from the Principal’s, Superintendent’s or Contractor’s perspective.

Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

It is aimed at introducing, reinforcing or refreshing some key skill areas required for good contract administration.

Legal Aspects of contracting 

  • Basic contract Law
  • Elements of a legally binding contract
  • When a contract may not exist
  • Contract termination
  • Interpretation
  • Rules of construction
  • Selection of contract type
  • Contract documents

 Roles and Responsibilities

  • Organisational Structure
  • Principal
  • Superintendent
  • Contractor
  • Subcontractor
  • Other roles

 Conditions of Contract

  • Background
  • Obligations and responsibilities
  • Vetting of contract conditions
  • Common contractual problems
  • Contract Set Up

  • Contract set up
  • Contract administration procedures manual
  • Pre-start meeting

    Time Related Issues

  • Programming
  • Extensions of time
  • Liquidated damages 
  • Variations, Delay and Disruption

  • Directions
  • Variations
  • Delay and disruptions
Date
27 / 02 / 2018 - 08:30 am to 04:30 pm
(
AEST
)
Registration Closes
27 / 02 / 2018 06:00 pm
Venue
DTMR Project Office
Floor 6
10 Russell Street
Toowoomba
,
Queensland
,
4350
Cost
Registration
  • Member Rate: $420.00 ($381.82 excl. GST)
  • Student Member Rate: $420.00 ($381.82 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member Rate: $450.00 ($409.09 excl. GST)
Key Speaker(s)
George Strohfeldt BEng (Civil) MEngSc LGE (QLD) RPEQ CPEng (Reg) FIEAust FIAMA
Host(s)
Toowoomba Regional Group
Event Contact
  • Contact:
    Engineers Australia Member Services
  • Phone:
    1300 653 113
  • Email: