Brief introduction to contracts for infrastructure
Deciding on the best contract for the particular requirements of an infrastructure project will always be a difficult decision. Such contracts must provide for a wide variety of project data (price, time, quality requirements) and numerous legal issues. These include the contractual issues relating to complexities of funding and risk on large scale infrastructure projects. It is also often the case that standard form contracts are used making it unnecessary to create a bespoke form for each new project.
This section gives an introduction to relevant infrastructure contracts. It covers the following: