IPDM Body of Information

Topic Description
A Infrastructure Delivery

Infrastructure is planned and delivered in a uniquely project specific environment fraught with uncertainties using a disjointed supply chain bound together through contracts.

B Delivery Management

Delivery management is the critical leadership role played by a knowledgeable client to plan, specify, procure and deliver infrastructure projects efficiently and effectively, resulting in value for money.

C Infrastructure procurement

Procurement is the process which creates, manages and fulfils contracts relating to the provision of goods, services and construction works or disposals, or any combination thereof

D Framework Agreements

Framework agreements enable the client to procure work on an as-instructed (call-off) basis over a set term without necessarily committing to any quantum of work.

E NEC3 Family of Contracts

NEC3 is a family of contracts that offers a complete end-to-end project management solution for the entire project life-cycle; from planning, defining legal relationships and procurement of works, all the way through to project completion, management and beyond