ABSTRACT

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NEC3 Contracts: Partnering Benefits, Drawbacks and Adaptation under French Law

Author: Peter ROSHER

Type: Article

ref: 42015311-334

N0:4 of 2015

Pages: 311-334

NEC3 contracts, which have today become real competitors to FIDIC model contracts in the construction sector, accurately integrate the principles of partnering. This method encourages closer co-operation and more flexible relationships between the parties in order to reduce costs, delays and legal disputes regarding projects. However, NEC3 contracts are not without drawbacks.