Module 6: Title coming soon

FIDIC 2017 vs. 1999: What’s Changed?

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Module description

Having a just case does not always ensure a successful outcome and many claims have failed through poor presentation. The effective presentation of a claim will also assist those responsible for reviewing the claim and this module discusses ways and means of ensuring the claim is compiled and presented to best effect. For the assignment, you will be asked to set out the various sections of a claim document for an extension of time and prolongation cost claim and to explain briefly what they would include in each section and why.


Module 5: Title coming soon

FIDIC 2017 vs. 1999: What’s Changed?

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Module description

In order for a claim to succeed, it must include several essential elements. This module deals with what should be included in a claim and effective ways of dealing with these requirements. For the assignment, you will be presented with a case study which includes several possible claim events and we’ll ask you to identify the cause, the effect, the type of claim and the clauses providing entitlement.


Module 4: Title coming soon

FIDIC 2017 vs. 1999: What’s Changed?

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Module description

In Module 4, we’ll look at:

  • the principles of cost recovery using a case study to work out costs and how to present them;
  • how costs should be illustrated in the claim;
  • how costs should be calculated to ascertain daily cost for each claimable item; and
  • how to provide an audit trail to verify each item.


Module 3: Title coming soon

FIDIC 2017 vs. 1999: What’s Changed?

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Module description

An extension of time claim will fail unless it demonstrates that the delay had an effect on the completion date. This module provides an overview of delay analysis principles including concurrent delay, float and the critical path and how to link cause and effect. Various delay analysis methods are discussed and practical examples provided. The assignment asks you to perform a simple impacted as planned delay analysis which takes into account the principles discussed.


Module 2: Title coming soon

FIDIC 2017 vs. 1999: What’s Changed?

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Module description

The various types of claim including those for variations, extensions of time, prolongation, acceleration, disruption and damages are discussed in this module. The importance of notices and claim procedures are also dealt with here. For the assignment, you will be presented with a case study and asked to identify the potential claim events, identify the types of claim and finally, think about how they would be evaluated.