Essential reading for every successful construction project manager. This book uses these real-world examples to help with your construction variation, delay, and disruption claims.
Author: Vanda Gueretta
Construction Claim can be defined as a request by either party to the contract, usually the Contractor, for compensation for damages caused by the failure of the other party to fulfill his part of obligations as specified in the contract. Indeed, some construction variation claims have been worth millions of dollars. It's important that contractors present their construction variation claims timeously and in a fashion that's hard to refute. Moreover, Regrettably, many construction project managers don't understand their contractual rights and obligations. Is your client causing you additional costs? Learn how to effectively handle construction project variation claims in this easy-to-read book with no legal jargon. Essential reading for every successful construction project manager. This book uses these real-world examples to help with your construction variation, delay, and disruption claims. This book looks at reasons for lodging construction variation claims, delay claims and disruption claims, the supporting documentation required to substantiate the claim, what to include in the claim, negotiating the claim, and finally avoiding variation claims. This easy-to-read book demystifies the construction project variation claims process, ensuring contractors are granted the extension of time and costs they're entitled to. Also included are sections on avoiding variation claims from clients and subcontractors. Know your rights and obligations in terms of the project contract. Make sure that you submit winning construction variation claims. Ensure you claim all the time and costs due to you. Learn how to refute variation claims lodged against you.