Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module Introduction

    • Introduction

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Contract Fundamentals

    • Introduction

    • What is a Contract

    • Why Contracts?

    • Contract Contents

    • Common clauses found in Renewable Energy Construction Contracts

    • Contract Formalities

    • Conclusion

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Forms of Contracts Used in the Offshore Wind Industry

    • Introduction to Standard Contracts

    • Considerations when choosing a standard contract

    • Scope, Employer’s choice of risk profile and other considerations.

    • Application of standard contracts

    • Overview of most used Standard Contracts

    • BIMCO Contracts

    • LOGIC Contracts

    • FIDIC Contracts

    • Use of Standard Contracts in an Offshore Windfarm

    • Conclusion

  • 4

    Chapter 4 - Structure of a FIDIC Contract

    • Structure of a typical FIDIC Contract

    • Conclusion

  • 5

    Chapter 5 - Key Contractual Topics for Construction Contracts

    • Introduction

    • Governing Principle for Construction Contracts

    • Break down of Contractor’s key obligations

    • Variations

    • Defects

    • How

    • Contractor's Equipment

    • Provisions specific to Contractor’s Equipment

    • Methodology

    • Key Personnel and Nominated Subcontractors

    • The Programme

    • Delayed Liquidated Damages

    • Taking Over

    • Employer's Primary Obligation

    • a) Payment

    • b) Provision of the Site

    • Conclusion

  • 6

    Summary of Key Learnings

    • A Quick Test...

    • Module Sources

    • Glossary