This book provides a comprehensive commentary and guidance to readers on the current edition (1999 Edition) of General Conditions of Contract for Civil Engineering Works (the qGeneral Conditionsq), which the Hong Kong Government uses for all its civil engineering contracts. The book describes 46 out of 90 clauses in the General Conditions and their practical application, with explanations in plain and simple language under such headings as Commentary, Analysis and Application. The listing of equivalent clauses of the more user-friendly English ICE Conditions and the international FIDIC Conditions together enables the readers to understand the meaning of the General Conditions from a different context. For those readers who find it easier to read in Chinese, the translation will help them to compare with and understand the original English text. The book is therefore useful to students, consulting engineers, surveyors and lawyers who want to understand more about the Hong Kong construction practice.The HKSAR Government has adopted the General Conditions of Contract for all its civil engineering contracts. ... Davida#39;s book will therefore provide the engineering professionals and other related professionals with a practical guide ... The timely release of his book will surely be great news for engineers and related professionals, who will finally be able to have a handbook on the General Conditions ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Practical Approach to Conditions of Contract for Civil Engineering Works|
|Author||:||David Y.K. Leung|
|Publisher||:||Hong Kong University Press - 2010-08-01|