New civil contracts

A new suite of contracts based on the ICE Conditions of Contract which has been dropped by the ICE has been launched by consultants’ body ACE and the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA).

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PFI must make its case

The government appears to have accepted that the UK needs a continuing investment in its transport, education, healthcare and other infrastructure if it is to be in a position to thrive as a modern economy. Yet the economic background is unfavourable in what looks like being at least a few more years of austerity as deficit reducing policies are followed.

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