December 14, 2017

FIDIC RED Book 2017 – A MENA Perspective

On 5 December 2017, over 17 years after the 1st edition, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) published the second editions of its Rainbow Suite of contracts. In a contractual landscape and jurisdiction that has traditionally been dominated by the older FIDIC 87 Red Book, the new "Red Book" will be of particular interest to those operating in the Gulf region.

Please download our Quick Reference Guide below. This document sets out some of the key changes to the Red Book from a MENA perspective that users need to be alive to, both from a risk perspective and also in terms of contract administration.