Expert advice in minutes not days. Register it's free and ask your first question now.
ReachBack is a free community help desk for construction professionals run by Built Intelligence. A library of high-quality questions from real users with answers delivered and curated by industry experts.

4,864 questions

5,179 answers

966 comments

Register its Free

Download here

NEC ECC: Can anyone provide a concise bullet overview of the key difference between NEC 3 and NEC 4, then NEC 3 and the ICE form respectively

0 votes
323 views
I would appreciate if anyone can point me towards some online resources which note the concise key points on the differences between:
NEC 3 and NEC 4
NEC 3 and the ICE form of contract

I am aware there are extensive courses available but I am just looking for a handful of bullet points and more importantly something free and readily available

Best regards,

Tom
asked Mar 28, 2018 in General by TomBrown (280 points)  

2 Answers

+3 votes
 
Best answer
Below is a link where you will find my clause by clause review of what is new in each NEC4 contract compared to the NEC3 version (I have done guides for ECC, ECS, PSC, TSC and ECSC) which I trust you will find very useful - and yes they are free!

Link:
https://gmhplanning.co.uk/downloads/
answered Mar 28, 2018 by Glenn Hide (68,950 points)  
selected May 10, 2018 by Glenn Hide
+2 votes
In addition to Glenn's document below have a look at the supplemental agreement Glenn and I put together to transition NEC3 to NEC4. Not quite what you are after but it does pick up the most useful stuff (https://gmhplanning.co.uk/downloads/nec3-nec4-supplemental-agreement/).

Also have a look at the NEC4 supplement I wrote while at my previous firm which picks up the key issues, not as bullets but with some explanation (http://www.elexica.com/-/media/files/articles/2017/construction/4434577_1.pdf)

These are free also!
answered Mar 28, 2018 by Rob Horne (19,230 points)