Docte Consulting for successful construction projects.
Led by NEC4 drafter Dr Stuart Kings, our services can make your next construction project the most successful yet. Through market-leading training, consultancy and operational support, our experienced team work with organisations of all sizes, providing services which help negotiate the complexities of developing and managing construction contracts.
NEC3/4 Consultancy & Training
We provide expertise in the drafting of NEC contracts, including advice on which contracts to use and how to set them up. Our team also provide mentoring services throughout the life of the contract enabling your people to get the most out of the NEC.
Software platforms can be an invaluable tool in the efficient and compliant running of construction contracts. Through our software partner Sypro, we can help you manage contracts efficiently and compliantly.
Z Clause Reviews
We provide risk-based reviews of Z clauses, highlighting key risks and their operational impact.
Live Project Support
We can independently support live project teams to help ensure contract compliance and enhance collaborative working.
Whether you work in the public or private sector, our team can help ensure your procurement process is fair, equitable and efficient, whilst also ensuring the best possible outcome for you and your organisation.
In a highly-competitive market, we can improve the chances of your bid being successful. Our team have in-depth experience of both submitting and judging bids, so we understand what procurement clients are looking for.
Mediation & Dispute Resolution
We provide impartial advice and mediation to avoid formal disputes and to help teams get the relationship back on track.
Benefits of Docte Consulting
Efficiency – We drive efficiency in construction contracts to ensure the optimum outcome for all parties.
Compliance – We help ensure your contractual obligations are met throughout the build, thereby minimising risk for the organisation.
Simplicity – Construction contracts can be complex to understand, draft and follow. We help make sense of them, allowing you to focus on delivery.
Collaborative – We invest time understanding your organisation, so we can work seamlessly as a key member of your team.
Intelligent – Our team have a deep understanding of construction contract law and have been involved with the NEC for a number of years.
We have helped deliver some of the UK biggest construction contracts for both public and private sector organisations:
Stephen Dale, Capital Programme Manager, Humber NHS Foundation Trust
“They know the contract very well and always deliver on time, quality and cost. In a recent external NHS audit, we were given the highest mark of compliance in terms of project management and governance”
Steve Mellor, Regional Bid Manager, Kier Services
“They brought a fresh pair of eyes to our bids that increased our chances of success. They offer a polished service that’s delivered in a manner that keeps people engaged and is easy to understand.”