Definitions; Introduction; Tender; Contract; Subcontractors selected by a third party; Programming of the Subcontract work; Organisation and management of the subcontract; Design development; Subcontractor’s design; Instructions and Variations; Valuation of the Works; Payment; Completion; Breach of Contract; Determination of the Sub Contract; Damages; Sub-subcontracts; Works contracts under management contracting arrangements; The Legal Approach; Dispute Resolution; Adjudication; Statutes.
"A few books on sub-contracting do exist… (small volumes) but there is not any other comprehensive work on the management and law of sub-contracts. The author, whose experience in the industry is both wide ranging and impressive, is exceptionally well placed to write [the book]."
Construction Law Journal
"The book draws on the author's extensive experience of managing building subcontracts, as well as his involvement in handling disputes between subcontractors and contractors"
'A solid background for the building manager to obtain a broad understanding of his contractual obligations and guidance on how to deal with problems as they arise' The Expert and Dispute Resolver
- A helpful resource for subcontractors, who increasingly perform most construction work
- Written by an author with extensive experience of subcontracting
- One of the few books to look at both the practical and legal issues of subcontractors
- New edition extensively rsevised with 2005 JCT Subcontracts, further case law and four new chapters