Engineering in Practice

Events and Activities

NEC Case Update and Its Development in HK

Please find the PPT for the seminar from below link:

(jointly organised by HKIE Civil Division and Pinsent Masons)


Date: 19 May 2023 (Friday)

Time: 06:30 pm to 08:00 pm

Venue: Chan Yat Mei Sophie Room, HKIE Headquarters, 9/F Island Beverly, No. 1 Great George Street, Causeway Bay


Programme Highlights


What is the true meaning and effect of the NEC requirement to act in a “spirit of mutual trust and cooperation”? How to bring forward the pain / gain share adjustment? With the wide adoption of NEC Form of Contracts for government and railway projects in Hong Kong, we will be covering recent cases that have a practical impact on the day-to-day function of this very dynamic form of contracts in a dynamic market that is construction.



(1) Alvin Ho - Partner

(2) Bernard Ang - Partner

(3) Isabelle Chan – Legal Director

(Speakers' Bio refer to

Registration & Enquiries:

This seminar is free of charge. The number of participants is limited to 80 and accepted on a first-come first served basis. Priority will be given to Members of the Civil Division.


Please complete the online registration at The deadline for registration is 17 May 2023. Email registration will not be accepted. Only successful applicants will be informed by email. Attendance certificate will be issued at the end of the seminar. The seminar will be conducted in English.


For enquiries, please contact Ir Tim Leung at 9627 6889 or Mr Kent Sin at 5592 1203
or via e-mail: