This book seeks to educate and equip aspiring professionals, industry practitioners, and students in the knowledge and practice
of contract administration and procurement in the Singapore Construction Industry. It discusses the roles of and relationships
between the different parties (e.g. Owner, Architect, Quantity Surveyor), tendering procedures, project delivery methods,
payments, variations, final account, and other aspects for the administration of construction contracts in Singapore.This
second edition has been updated to include:The book is written in an easy and readable form. Technical jargon is minimised.
The topics include both common and less common issues in industry that practitioners and students should be aware. Most of
the examples are obtained from industry (with modifications) and reflect current practices. Timelines, flowcharts, sample
forms, sample letters, and other documents illustrating the processes are provided in this work, for the easy understanding
of the readers.The contract administration process takes into account the Singapore Institute of Architects' Measurement Contract
(9th Edition), the Public Sector Standard Conditions of Contract for Construction Works (7th edition), and also the Building
and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act.