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Training Courses Module   2

FIDIC Masterclass Series: Making & Managing Claims

FIDIC is a widely used contract in Asia, Africa and Europe. This second module of FIDIC Contracts Masterclass Series is designed to provide you with the fundamental understanding of how claims are assessed and resolved under FIDIC contracts.

Date:
Thu 26 Jul 2018
Time:
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Venue:
Novotel Saigon Centre, 167 Hai Ba Trung, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, 700000
CPD:
6 hours CPD
From
US$250 Net of withholding tax

Overview

The suite of contracts published by FIDIC (Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils) are widely used on international construction projects, and the number of countries with projects adopting FIDIC contracts has increased rapidly. The ability to resolve claims with limited or no expense or delays is a key skill of the contract/project manager, and requires an understanding of the FIDIC provisions for consideration and resolution of claims.

What to expect?

  • Lecture: Interactive series of presentation supported by in-depth group discussions.
  • Case studies and exercises: Allow you to apply the new theory and concepts in real-life context.

Who should attend?

  • Project owners / employers / contractors / contract administrators.
  • Quantity surveyors / engineers / architects / commercial managers.
  • Any industry professionals using FIDIC contracts.

Course structure

  • Carry out management of notices and making claims following FIDIC procedures and requirements.
  • Explain role of engineers in determining claims.
  • State the processes and methods for administrating claims, notices, suspension and termination.
  • State the process of escalating dispute to Dispute Adjudication Board, amicable settlement, and arbitration.
  • Quantify value of claims for payment.

Meet the trainer:

Julian P B Smith LL.M, MBA, C.Build E, FRICS, FCIArb, FCABE, MCIOB, FCMI, MDBF

Julian is a chartered quantity surveyor with extensive experience in various commercial management and consulting positions with companies engaged in construction, specialist engineering and commercial real estate development.

His specific project experience, at all stages of the project life-cycle and at a corporate level includes airports, railways, power, public and commercial real estate projects (including hospitals, hotels and mixed-use developments), and marine civil engineering work.

Julian has worked and is based in the Asia-Pacific region — currently Manila — including: Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, China, Thailand, the Philippines and Japan, and has had exposure to projects further afield in Africa, the Middle East, the Caribbean and Latin America.

Julian is a founding director of S&G Asia, incorporated — a Philippines-based company providing commercial and contractual services to developers, engineers and contractors.

Price

  • RICS professionals US$250 Net of withholding tax
  • Non-RICS professionals US$300 Net of withholding tax
  • Visa

  • Mastercard

From
US$250 Net of withholding tax
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