News and features
New Form of Contract for EPCM Services: The Blue Book
John Challenger explains why IChemE has launched this completely new and unique form of contract.
The new IChemE professional services agreement
John Challenger explores the new Silver Book. Construction Law Review, June 2017.
Confidence in contracts
New research shows IChemE Contracts are amongst the least disputed. tce, May 2017.
With pressure increasing to extend the scope of adjudication for the process industries, IChemE’s update of its rules has an important role to play in dispute resolution. tce, Consultants and Contractors Guide 2016.
Expert determination under IChemE contracts
Paul Buckingham and John Challenger discuss this less widely-used method of dispute resolution. Construction Law Review, June 2015.
Performance is key
John Challenger and David McLurgh on why you should be using IChemE contracts in the way the drafts intended. Construction Law Review, June 2014.
No shortcuts to a satisfactory contract
John Challenger and David McLurgh explain why, 45 years on, IChemE’s Forms of Contract continue to be industry’s go-to contract of choice. tce, February 2013.
Forms of contract revised
Gordon Bateman reviews the key changes in the much-anticipated new editions of IChemE's UK Forms of Contract. tce, February 2013.
Contracts go international
Gordon Bateman casts his eye over IChemE's newly-launched International Forms of Contract. tce, November 2007.