Lindy Patterson QC: All change in the FIDIC forms

Dear visitors, We continue to inform you on the international practice of application of FIDIC standard forms of contract, and this time we would like to introduce you an article “All change in the FIDIC forms” by Lindy Patterson QC. The article is dedicated to changes in a new 2017 edition of FIDIC standard forms of contract and it would …

There is no one to utilize 12 billion dollars of international financial organizations

The interview with ICEG President Oleksandr Nepomnyashchiy was published in “Focus” magazine on 11 December 2017. The full text of an interview located below.   Oleksandr Nepomnyashchyy, ICEG President Oleksandr Nepomnyashchyy, President of the Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild, tells how working with standard FIDIC contracts can improve construction quality and drastically change the construction market on the basis of European approach. …

Ukrainian Builders Expand the Borders of Cooperation

Cooperation of Ukrainian organizations of consulting engineers with the professional international community expands its borders, with Slovakia being the direction this time. On November 27, 2017, the “Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild” (ICEG) and the Slovak Association of Consulting Engineers (SACE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Kyiv. The parties emphasized the importance of economic cooperation to achieve the goals of …

Dear Mr. Vink, thank you for cooperation!

FIDIC Annual International Infrastructure Conference has become the last event which was arranged with the direct involvement of Enrico Vink, FIDIC Managing Director. Enrico Vink was appointed the FIDIC Managing Director in September 2004. He is a strong advocate for best practice in association management and was a founding member of the New Zealand Society of Association Executives in 1994 …

Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild signed up Memorandum of Understanding with the Portuguese Association of Project Designers and Consultants

With a view to expand independent activities and establishing contacts with international partners, the Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild signed up Memorandum of Understanding with the Portuguese Association of Project Designers and Consultants (APPC) *. Memorandum main targets are the establishment of relations between both organizations for the effective collaboration and development of mutual contacts of their members in Ukraine and …

FIDIC 2017 International Infrastructure Conference in progress

Annual FIDIC International Infrastructure Conference continues in Jakarta (Indonesia). The Ukrainian delegation took part in the Plenary meetings, particularly “Disaster Risk Mitigation Strategies”, “Effective consulting services to support Resilient Infrastructure”.  A number of bilateral meetings with foreign colleagues and partners took place with discussing issues of further cooperation and sharing experience, particularly via involvement of foreign colleagues to the participation …

FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE: experience of Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild in staff training on FIDIC modules

Lately in Ukraine, we witness deepening understanding of the role of a consulting engineer as a key participant of the engineering services market, as well as awareness about benefits and opportunities of using standard forms of contract of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC). Such provisions have already found a certain reflection in the legislation, but the main engine …

Beginning of the discussion on the conditions for the implementation of road construction projects

Earlier this week the representatives of the State Road Agency of Ukraine, State Enterprise “Ukrdorinvest” held preliminary talks with a consortium consisting of the Turkish company “Temelsu” and the Ukrainian company “FBM Ukraine“, which is the winner of the competition to determine the performer for the provision of engineering consulting services during the implementation of construction works Highway M-03 Kyiv …

Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild (Ukraine) became a member of EFCA

Ukraine represented by Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild (ICEG) is the first among post-Soviet states, which gained representation in EFCA* (European Federation of Engineering Consultancy Associations). June 1, 2017, the EFCA General Assembly decided to affiliate Interstate Consultants Engineers Guild to EFCA. It was during the annual conference of European Federation of Engineering Consultancy Associations, which is being held in Copenhagen …