The NEC Contract

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					                      The NEC Contract
         A New Approach to Contracting
                in Hong Kong




The Hong Kong Government is currently embarking on pilot schemes for the                    Topics will include:
use of the NEC Contract for its engineering and construction projects.
                                                                                            •   An Introduction to the NEC
As the only provider in Hong Kong officially endorsed by NEC to provide                     •   An Overview of the NEC
training on NEC contracts, Evans & Peck and Pinsent Masons jointly offer                        Contracts Format
tailored training sessions in your office designed to provide a comprehensive
                                                                                            •   The Identification and
and insightful introduction to the NEC contract conditions and the implications
                                                                                                Review of Key Areas
for the Hong Kong construction industry.                                                        o Risk Management
                                                                                                o Partnering
The training sessions will be conducted by Robert Pegg, Principal of Evans &                    o Programming
Peck, Vincent Connor, Head of Pinsent Masons Asia Pacific, and colleagues.                      o Early Warning
                                                                                                o Compensation Events
                                                                                                o Target Cost/Open
                                                                                                    Book/Pain Share –
                                                                                                    Gain Share
Who should attend?                              Format & Costs                                  o Payments/Activity
                                                                                                    Schedules/Defined
                                                                                                    Costs
This training session is essential for anyone   We can tailor the sessions to suit your
who is involved in construction contracts in    needs according to the detail and depth     •   Dispute Resolution
Hong Kong from Contractors, Consultants         of information you and your team                Provisions
or Government Departments. Attendance           require, and the seniority of the
certificates will be provided.                  attendees and your budget. The
                                                duration and cost of the training session   Other relevant topics:
                                                will vary accordingly.                      •   A Comparison with Current
                                                                                                Hong Kong Contracts
Evans & Peck                                    Pinsent Masons                              •   Hong Kong Government
                                                                                                GCC v. NEC
Evans & Peck is an international                Pinsent Masons is a full service            •   An Overview of
management consultancy that specialises         international law firm, providing a full        Implementation of NEC in
in contract advice and project delivery. Part   range of corporate, financial and               Hong Kong
of the 25,000 person global WorleyParsons       commercial legal services. The firm has
                                                                                            •   The Future for
Group, Evans & Peck provides upfront            been active in Asia for over 25 years,          Collaborative Forms of
contractual services to ensure that risks       ranks amongst the top 100 global law            Contracting in Hong Kong
and responsibilities are properly assigned      firms and has well over 1,000 lawyers
and managed, and disputes are minimised.        worldwide.


Further information

Robert W Pegg at +852 3556 7599 or rpegg@evanspeck.com
Vincent Connor at +852 2294 3490 or vincent.connor@pinsentmasons.com