FIDIC Notices

FIDIC 1999 Notices - Andy Hewitt's Latest Book

At the end of 2019 I was working with a contractor-client on several extension of time and additional cost claims. I needed to demonstrate that the contractor had complied with the contractual notice provisions in FIDIC.

This client had sent some notices. In most cases though, these didn’t comply with the contract requirements. In many cases they were completely meaningless as notices.

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Need Staff Training During Lockdown? No Problem!

Whilst COVID-19 has caused immeasurable harm, it has at least taught us one good thing: people can work from home without a loss of efficiency.

But what about staff training?

Video conferencing (think Zoom, MS Teams, etc.) is being used to great effect. Remote working and meetings have saved time and cut down on travel costs. The sharing of information via webinars has also seen a huge upsurge in recent months.

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We’re Developing a New Delay Analysis Course…And We Would Like Your Help

Many of you have expressed interest in a delay analysis course and we’re aware that, with little on offer in the market at the moment, there is a real need for quality training courses on this topic.Read more


Introducing the New Claims Class Brand

After months of hard work behind the scenes, we are excited to announce that Claims Class has a new and improved brand and we are ready to share it with you! So, what have we been up to.

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Practical Use of the FIDIC Contracts Intermediate E-Course | Accepting Trial Students!

You may have seen last year that Claims Class has stepped into the world of online learning and to kick things off, we launched our Construction Claims Basic and Construction Claims Intermediate E-Courses in 2017.Read more


Introducing E-Courses for Quality and Convenient Learning

Firstly, we would like to wish all our blog readers a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year. We realise this is more than a little delayed (we can't believe it's March already!) but that’s because we have been busy behind the scenes working on a new and improved version of Claims Class AND we're excited to now be able to share some details of our plans with you!Read more


Improved Resources for Distance Learning Students

We have recently added recorded tutorials to the Construction Claims Distance Learning course content and already, we are seeing the positive impact that this is having for our students.Read more


We have a New Regional Partner for the UK & Ireland!

We are pleased to announce that UK-based Decipher Consulting will be the Claims Class regional partner for the UK and Ireland.Read more


The International Nature of Claims Class

Claims Class continues to reach all corners of the world. Our recent 2-day Construction Claims Intensive Training Course in Abu Dhabi attracted delegates from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE including one gentleman who also flew from China especially for the course.Read more


2015: New Year, New Opportunity

We’ve already had a busy start to 2015 (hence this plans for 2015 post coming at the end of February!) with the launch of our new course on Understanding Claims Under the FIDIC Contracts and the return of our annual Construction Claims course in Qatar.Read more