An overview of comparison between parties of construction contracts in Malaysia

Fahime Tatarestaghi, Madya Zuhairuse Md Darus, Muhammad Farihan Irfan Mohd. Nor

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Abstract

Construction industry is a very complex, high risk and multiplies business. This has been an importance to make a fine contract at first step of a project. This study addressed some different types of contract. Secondly the government sector contracts are used in Malaysia mostly has been described. The data has been gathered from two projects built by National University Malaysia. Organization chart of parties and a comparison between them is given in this study. The more responsibility the contractor has the greater risk. According to effective factors of a construction project, the client has to adopt a suitable contractual arrangement for the project and a corresponding standard form of contract.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)415-420
Number of pages6
JournalEuropean Journal of Scientific Research
Volume49
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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Keywords

  • Client
  • Contract
  • Contractor
  • Parties
  • Responsibilities

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  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)
  • Engineering(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
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An overview of comparison between parties of construction contracts in Malaysia. / Tatarestaghi, Fahime; Zuhairuse Md Darus, Madya; Mohd. Nor, Muhammad Farihan Irfan.

In: European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 49, No. 3, 2011, p. 415-420.

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