RedlRay’s NEC3 specialists provide a unique understanding of the NEC3 suite of contracts. From understanding the basics to developing a complete NEC3 contract management strategy RedRay can support you from tender stage through to contract completion providing you with the training and support needed to deliver your contracts successfully to time and budget.

  • Business case: RedlRay can assist with the development of your business cases for re-lets or new projects. Our skills in option and risk analysis will help you to chose the most appropriate form of contract and develop a tendering strategy to secure the right contractor.
  • Procurement Strategy: RedlRay are fully conversant with EU procurement rules and are able to support you through all the stages of a compliant EU bid whist at the same time helping you to develop a strategy that allocates risk appropriately and sets performance regimes that focus on delivery of client requirements.
  • Contract Drafting: Having decided upon the tendering, procurement and performance strategy our specialists can draft and bespoke your NEC contracts to reflect your requirements. Along side the contractual requirements we can help you to develop tender evaluation models to assist in securing Best Value.
    • Contract review and interpretation: RedlRay’s contract review service analyses NEC3 contracts and identifies the risks and opportunities associated with the conditions of contract. Have you received a contract with Z clauses? RedlRay will identify the risk introduced by the Z clauses and how they vary the standard form so that the proper commercial decisions can be made.

nec training objectives cycle

  • Contract Implementation: Once a contract is let our in depth knowledge of the contract can help you to direct resources to focus on key mobilisation tasks to achieve the most effective contract commencement. We can also provide experienced mobilisation managers to provide you with temporary support and relive your teams to concentrate on delivery.
  • Contract Training: RedlRay is able to provide a full training service with respect to the NEC3 suite of contracts including incorporating any amendments you may have introduced. We provide a structured approach taking delegates through a general awareness to detailed training focussed on individuals roles and their duties under the project, typically:
    • An introduction to the NEC3 suite of contracts focussed on the contract of your choice, e.g. the Engineering and Construction Contract. RedlRay’s range of introductory courses give delegates an overview of the contracts and how all the various elements fit together.
    • In-depth mechanism training giving delegates a true understanding of how this unique contract operates, focussing in particular on the key mechanism of early warning, compensation events and programming. Utilising a combination of techniques RedlRay brings the NEC3 to life and highlights the nuances and subtleties of the contract.
  • RedlRay can design and develop bespoke training to suit your requirements. Tailored to meet both the requirements of the contract and the knowledge and experience of the delegates.
  • RedlRay can ensure that maximum benefit is derived from the training by the delegates.