NEC Users' Group workshop, London

18 May, 2017 | 09:00 - 17:00

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About this event

This full day workshop is composed by two different sessions:

  • Morning session: Understanding the (NEC3 ECC) Schedules of Cost Components
  • Afternoon session: Preparing quotations for compensation events

Understanding the (NEC3 ECC) schedules of cost components

The Schedule of Cost Components (SCC) and Shorter Schedule of Cost Components (SSCC) are used in the assessment of Defined Cost when using the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC).

This session is intended for delegates to understand the provisions of the SCC/SSCC in the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC).

By the end of the session participants should be able to know:

  • When to use the SCC/SSCC
  • How to use the SCC/SSCC

Preparing quotations for compensation events

In the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) compensation event process, the Contractor is obliged to prepare quotations for compensation events.

This workshop is intended for delegates to understand what considerations should be made before preparing a quotation and then how this quotation is put together.

At the end of the workshop participants should be able to prepare quotations for compensation events.

Find out more and book your place at this workshop via the NEC website.

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Agenda

09:00 - Registration and Breakfast

09:30 - Morning Session: Understanding the (NEC3 ECC) Schedules of Cost Components
What is the SCC? A look at what the SCC is for.
How is the SCC used? A walk through of the provisions.
What is the SSCC? A look at what the SSCC is for.
How is the SSCC used? A walk through of the provisions.
Group exercises.

12:30 - Lunch break

13:30 - Afternoon session: Preparing quotations for compensation events
What is a quotation? How final is it?
When is a quotation provided? What happens if one is not submitted?
What are the surrounding considerations of a quotation? Extracts from clause 60 - 65.
What does a quotation look like? Examples.
Group exercises

17:00 - Closing

Speaker

Robert Gerrard, NEC Users' Group Secretary

Robert Gerrard

Rob specialises in procurement and project management and is also involved in extensive NEC training and consultancy work. Rob is experienced in financial control, contract preparation and administration, including the consideration, evaluation and resolution of contractual claims mainly in civil engineering projects.

He is an Examiner for the ICE Law & Contract Procedure he has also held the position of NEC Users' Group Secretary from 2006 to date.

His publications include NEC2 and NEC3 Compared, 2005, as well as drafting the NEC3 Professional Services Short Contract guidance notes, some of the flow charts and 'How to…' guides along with being a part of the working group who drafted the NEC3 April 2013 suite of contracts.

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