Keating on Construction Contracts
Författare:Ramsey Vivian , Furst Stephen
Titel:Keating on Construction Contracts
Upplaga:11 uppl.
Omfång:1182 sid.
Förlag:Sweet & Maxwell
Ämnesord:Fastighetsrätt , Förmögenhetsrätt , Utländsk rätt

Pris: 6459 SEK exkl. moms


A classic construction law text Keating on Construction Contracts is a first port of call for all research on the history and principles governing building contracts, their practical application and their interpretation by the courts. Renowned for its accessible style, and reliable authority the title covers all relevant legislation and case law, EC law, and the FIDIC, NEC3, JCT Forms of Contracts and ICE Conditions of Contract.

The book offers solicitors, barristers and construction professionals detailed and authoritative commentary on all issues relating to construction contracts and presents in depth practical help in a concise style, discussing legal principles, analysing judicial decisions, interrogating standard forms and interpreting legislation.

What’s new

- A new chapter on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

- A revised chapter now dealing with all construction professionals

- Updates on recent appellate and TCC decisions

- Commentary on the latest NEC form, NEC4

Recent construction law cases include:

- The Supreme Court decision in Bresco Electrical Services Ltd (in liquidation) v Michael J Lonsdale (Electrical) Ltd

- The Court of Appeal decision in Triple Point Technology, Inc v PTT Public Co Ltd and

- TCC decisions in Network Rail Infrastructure v ABC Electrification;

- Anchor 2020 v Midas Construction;

- Zagora Management Ltd v Zurich Insurance Plc;

- Yuanda (UK) v Multiplex Construction Europe;

- C Spencer v MW High Tech Projects UK;

- DBE Energy v Biogas Products and Doosan Enpure v Interserve Construction.


Chapter 1 The Nature of a Construction Contract

Chapter 2 Formation of Contract

Chapter 3 Construction of Contracts

Chapter 4 The Right to Payment and Varied Work

Chapter 5 Employer’s Approval and Architect’s Certificates

Chapter 6 Excuses for Non-performance

Chapter 7 Negligence, Economic Loss, Liability to Third Parties and Nuisance

Chapter 8 Delay and Disruption Claims

Chapter 9 Financial Recovery and Causation

Chapter 10 Liquidated Damages and Penalties

Chapter 11 Default of the Parties ¬– Various Matters

Chapter 12 Various Equitable Doctrines and Remedies

Chapter 13 Assignments, Substituted Contracts and Sub-contracts

Chapter 14 Architects, Engineers and Surveyors

Chapter 15 Public Procurement

Chapter 16 Various Legislation

Chapter 17 Arbitration

Chapter 18 The Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996

Chapter 19 Litigation

Chapter 20 Alternative Dispute Resolution

Chapter 21 The JCT Standard Form of Building Contract (2011 EDN)

Chapter 22 The Infrastructure Conditions of Contract, 2014 EDN

Chapter 23 NEC3 Contract

Chapter 24 The FIDIC Standard Forms

Appendix A The Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 as Amended by the Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009

Appendix B The Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998, as Amended

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