Berlin 2018: Annual FIDIC International Infrastructure Conference

The ICEG delegation participates in the annual FIDIC International Infrastructure Conference, which began in Berlin (Germany). In his welcoming speech, Dr. Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, FIDIC Chief Executive Officer, conveyed sincere thanks for being elected to this position. FIDIC President Alain Bentéjac emphasized the role of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers in the world’s sustainable development. Volker Cornelius, Chairman of …

FIDIC 105 years!

DEAR COLLEAGUES! On July 22, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) turned 105 years old. The Federation was founded in 1913 in the course of an international industrial exhibition in Ghent (Belgium) on the initiative of national associations of Belgium, France, and Switzerland and with the support of national associations of the Netherlands and Germany. The first FIDIC president …

FIDIC Managing Director Enrico Vink Paid a Working Visit to Ukraine

On 13-15 June 2018, Enrico Vink, FIDIC Managing Director, accompanied by Mrs Giorgiana Tecuci, FIDIC Capacity Building Committee (CBC) Member, and Mrs Cremona Cotovelea, FIDIC Risk, Liability and Quality Committee (RLC) Member, was on a working visit in Ukraine. Upon invitation of the Inter-State Consultants Engineers Guild (ICEG), Enrico Vink and his colleagues visited the offices of ICEG and professional …

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF CONSULTING ENGINEERS (FIDIC)

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF CONSULTING ENGINEERS (FIDIC) APPOINTS DR NELSON OGUNSHAKIN OBE AS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER FIDIC has appointed Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE, currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of Association for Consultancy and Engineering in the UK, as its new Chief Executive Officer after a year-long extensive search to find a successor for current Managing Director, Enrico Vink …

Svitlana Reva, Vice President of the Interstate Consultant Engineers Guild, made a speech at the Conference

FIDIC European Regional Infrastructure Conference is going on in Tbilisi (Georgia). Svitlana Reva, Vice President of the Interstate Consultant Engineers Guild, made a speech at the session dedicated to “Best Practices of Adaptation of the FIDIC Standard Forms and Their Harmonization with the National Legislative Requirements in the Central and Eastern Europe Regions and Eurasia”. Svitlana’s speech focused on the …

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 …