The FIDIC Conditions of contracts are used extensively in international construction projects, particularly for the private sector and large investment companies, and the FIDIC forms are used on projects funded by the World Bank, where the band reviewed the contract drafts. Akin all forms of construction contracts, whether standard forms or tailored contracts, construction claims often arise and construction dispute my develop generating a case which needs dispute resolution technique such as Arbitration to be applied depending on the contract agreement dispute resolution clause. This paper discusses the Clauses under which claims may develop, the responsibilities of each party, and the procedures for dispute adjudication and arbitration in construction contracts. Prudent practitioners and contract parties shall be aware of all particulars and elements may contribute to construction contracts claims and dispute resolution management, delay, changes, and pertinent events. Consequently, protect the project from suffering lengthy and expensive additional technical and administrative work such as meetings, negotiations, corrective actions, and disputes in the extreme. Existing practice includes and provides the process of FIDIC contracts management as a regular practice. In general, the project contract includes the contract documents, which establish and define the relationship among the project parties and creates the basis for all management procedure, including claims and disputes management. In the case of FIDIC contracts claims identified procedure e-claims and dispute resolution mechanism is provided for claims and dispute resolution mechanism, this paper will provide a practical anatomy for different claims and dispute resolution management in FIDIC construction contracts, through some physical case studies. Through this perception, it is thought construction industry practitioners may develop the means to avoid, mitigate, and manage the claims and disputes domain, hence developing more successful projects and relationships for all practitioners.
Sherif A.Oteifa and Moustafa I. Abu Dief.2016, Application of Fidic Contracts in Construction Claims and Arbitration. Int J Recent Sci Res. 7(9), pp. 13351-13356.