FIDIC 2017 vs. 1999: What’s Changed?

Module 5: Claims

In Module 5 we examine how claims are dealt with under the 2017 suite. There’s a lot to cover in this module as we discuss: changes to Extension of Time provisions; new clause Liability for Care of the Works; new clause Exceptional Events; changes to Employer’s claims; additional obligations of the Engineer for Notices of claim; clarification of what constitutes a fully detailed claim; periods and time bars related to the submission of claims; notices related to the submission of claims; and lastly, additional obligations of the Engineer after receiving a claim.