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Partnering/Alliancing—a new way of thinking about construction

Author: Peter ROSHER

Type: Article

ref: 32015237-247

N0:3 of 2015

Pages: 237-247

Standard practice in the construction sector has, for a long time, bolstered the opposing interests of the parties and given rise to conflicts between them. However, a new working method known as “Partnering”, which favours a closer and more profitable cooperation between employers and contractors, is being used increasingly. NEC3 standard forms of contracts have put into practice this method.