NEC4 Managing an Alliance Contract

Table Of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
Understanding Alliance Contracting
Key players in the Alliance Contract
The financial model

Chapter 2 Core and main Option clauses
1 General
2 The Alliance’s main responsibilities
3 Time
4 Quality management
5 Payment
6 Compensation events
7 Title
8 Liabilities and insurance
9 Termination, resolving and avoiding disputes

Chapter 3 Option clauses
Option X2: Changes in the law
Option X4: Performance guarantee
Option X9: Transfer of rights
Option X10: Information Modelling
Option X22: Early Alliance Involvement
Option X26: Programme of work

Option Y(UK)1: Project Bank Account
Option Y(UK)2: The Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996
Option Y(UK)3: The Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999
Chapter 4 Schedule of Cost Components (SCC)


Appendix 1 Contract start-up checklist

Appendix 2 Contract close down checklist

Appendix 3 Example communication forms

Appendix 4 Example joint compensation event tracking schedule

Appendix 5 Example quotation of a compensation event