Tuesday, October 20 2020 11:09:59

CPD by Others
Code : 2017135
Event Name : QSD Legal & Contract Series 2017 (7): Sharing of Experience in Civil Engineering Claims Management
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Dr. Thomas Wong
Sr Dr. Wong has been working for the Civil Engineering Consultant for over twenty years. Other than the quantity surveying and engineering backgrounds, Sr Dr. Wong also holds legal and project management academic qualifications from the UK and Australia universities. During these years, Sr Dr. Wong assesses various types of construction delay and cost claims and possesses in-depth knowledge on contract administration under the Standard Form of Civil Engineering Contract. Sr Dr. Wong has extensive experience in lecturing construction law in various universities.
Event Date : 29/08/2017
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$180 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time (subject to availability)
Priority : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details : Many infrastructure projects in Hong Kong are fast tracking, with overlapping of design and construction stages. Moreover, tight construction periods, competitive tender prices, discrepancies among contract documentations, unforeseen adverse underground conditions, and numerous changes during the course of the works are the major events leading to both time and cost claims. Sr Dr. Wong in this CPD talk will share his valuable experiences on different nature of claims preparation and assessment, in particular the entitlement of head office overheads and financing charges based on the civil engineering contract.
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