This Short Contract (ECSC) is an alternative to NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) and is designed for use on projects which do not require sophisticated management techniques, comprise straightforward work and impose only low risks on both the employer and the Contractor. This document contains the contract clauses and the forms for contract data.
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