This Protocol has been prepared by the Society of Construction
Law for determining extensions of time and compensation for delay
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Published on October 16th 2002, It exists to provide guidance to
all parties to the construction process when dealing with time/delay
matters. It recognises that transparency of information and methodology
is central to both dispute prevention and dispute resolution.
for a summary of the main differences between the May consultation
version and the final Protocol.
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PROTOCOL AVAILABLE FOR FREE DOWNLOAD!
SCL Council is pleased to announce that, as from 1 June 2007, PDF copies of the Society's Delay & Disruption Protocol can now be downloaded free of charge. Please follow the instructions in the right hand column. Bound copies of the Protocol are still available for sale from our online shop. They cost £10 each (including p&p for UK ) or £12.50 (including p&p for overseas).
Mirant and Ove Arup (TCC April 2007) - SCL protocol mentioned at paragraphs 123/6.
A VIEW FROM AMERICA
A paper, 'A View from across the Pond: An American Perspective on the SCL Delay and Disruption Protocol', by Richard H Lowe, Evans M Barba and Gregory B Lare, is available on the SCL website.
CONSTRUCTION LAW JOURNAL
An article by Andrew Burr and Nicholas Lane, entitled 'The SCL Delay and Disruption Protocol: Hunting Snarks', is available in our articles section by permission of the publishers, Sweet & Maxwell.
ILLUSTRATIONS OF PRINCIPLES AND
Appendix D - Illustrations of Principles and Practice set out in
the Protocol - are contained in the following 9 figures which
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Due to heavy demand it has been necessary to reprint the Protocol.
The opportunity has been taken to amend some typographical errors.
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