All sections are reviewed biannually by expert authors. The major section updates are below.
Bills of quantities
Building information modelling (BIM)
The pages on BIM legal issues were updated.
Commencement of works
Commencement of works received a minor update.
Computer-aided design (CAD)
The section on CAD received a minor update.
Construction information was reviewed throughout.
Construction insurance received a general update.
Defects was updated with two recent case summaries.
Disputes arising from procurement
Expert witness was reviewed throughout and received minor updates.
The FIDIC section received a minor review on anticipated new forms, see New contracts and guidance and anticipated updates.
Health and safety in construction
Some considerations and observations about the Building Safety Act were added to the section on Health and safety in construction. The page on recent news was also updated.
Insolvency in construction
Insolvency in construction received a general update.
International procurement was reviewed throughout and updated.
JCT Minor Works Contract
Partnering and supply chain management
The section on Procurement strategies received a signicant review and was updated throughout by new author Damien Clifford.
Risk management received a general update throughout.
Scottish construction contracts
Latest news was updated to reflect the publication of the Project Bank Account Documentation (PBA/Scot 2022).
Specifications received minor amends.
Tendering and procurement case law
See iConsult to review the latest RICS consultation drafts.
This page was last updated November 2023.