As a keen supporter of, and a specialist in, all things NEC, I am biased, but Rudi Klein’s article is excellent (24 July, page 45)

In my own training courses I often take my wallet from my pocket to implore attendees to manage their projects properly and so look after my money. And to use a contract designed for that purpose – the NEC.

Richard Patterson, procurement and NEC specialist, Mott MacDonald