Keating on Offshore Construction and Marine Engineering Contracts, 2nd Edition

 

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Keating on Offshore Construction and Marine Engineering Contracts, 2nd Edition
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9780414065581
Nov 2018
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Keating on Offshore Construction and Marine Engineering Contracts, 2Ed provides in-depth guidance on the agreements involved in the construction of ships, rigs and other offshore vessels and structures. It will equip marine construction lawyers with a one-stop reference on all aspects of the modern shipbuilding and offshore engineering contracts and for dealing effectively with the problems that may arise.

Key features:

  • Examines the main standard form agreements used in marine construction, including the SAJ, BIMCO, the Norwegian 2000, AWES as well as LOGIC and FIDIC
  • Looks at the documents required for creation of a marine construction contract e.g specifications, drawings, programmes of work
  • Discusses the general rules of formation and construction of offshore construction contracts, including commonly found implied terms and limitation clauses
  • Covers changes to contract terms and considerations that need to be made from contractor and buyer’s perspectives
  • Covers differences in approach between standard shipbuilding and engineering contracts
  • Analyses in detail all the issues surrounding time in contracts, the obligations, delay and extensions
  • Looks at payment, including potential extra payments, permissible delay and damages
  • Considers the rights and obligations of parties following contractual or common law termination
  • Deal with guarantees, bonds and insurance
  • Covers the dispute resolution frameworks used in international shipbuilding contracts, including litigation in the Commercial or Technology and Construction Court, and ADR
  • Examines the growing influence of land-based construction case law, and provides in-depth commentary of relevant authorities

New to 2nd Edition:

  • Increases the scope of the Dispute Resolution chapter
  • Delves further into matters of insurance
  • Expands jurisdictional coverage to include Australia and Singapore