The Practical Use of the 2008 FIDIC Conditions of Contract, Design, Build and Operate Projects (FIDIC Gold Book)

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This two day workshop will provide a thorough understanding of the FIDIC DBO Standard form of contract. Dispute resolution and the claims processes will also be covered as defined by FIDIC, including foreseeable developments in this area.

Facilitator: Kevin Spence, FIDIC Accredited Trainer and Member of the FIDIC Presidents List

Course includes:
• Presentation in soft copy and hard copy
• Training material in soft copy and hard copy
• Access to dispute resolution expert
• Original FIDIC Contract document
• Case studies and work exercises conducted throughout the workshop
• Final assessment on completion of the workshop to test outcomes.

Courses can be facilitated via webinar or classroom based training.

Contact:  gillian@indunatraining.co.za for further details.

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This two day workshop will provide a thorough understanding of the FIDIC DBO Standard form of contract.  Dispute resolution and the claims processes will also be covered as defined by FIDIC, including foreseeable developments in this area.

Information will be conveyed by way of case studies, practical examples and general discussions. Delegates will be given the opportunity to work with the standard contracts, to analyze key clauses and to discuss problem areas.

Session 1

  • Brief Introduction to FIDIC Contracts
  • Selecting the appropriate contract
  • Changes in the DBO – A new approach
  • Notices and Communication

Session 2 

  • The Employer and His Representative
  • Role players under the DBO Contract
  • The Funding Agency
  • Design obligations
  • Staff and Labour

Session 3

  • The Time Clause
  • Concurrent Delays
  • The Operation Service Phase
  • Defects in two periods of the Contract
  • Payment
  • Variations

Session 4

  • Termination and Suspension
  • Risk Allocation
  • Exceptional Risk
  • Insurances

Session 5

  • Claims
  • Disputes
  • Arbitration