In this article, BK Entrusty aims aims to provide readers with a better understanding of the terms Fitness for Purpose and Suitability, by answering the following:-
• What is Fit for Purpose?
• What is the difference between Fit for Purpose and Suitability for Purpose?
• Is fit for purpose and/or suitability stated in Malaysian forms of building/construction contract?
• Is Fit for Purpose applicable to contractors who undertake shop or production drawings?
• Is the Contractor responsible to ensure that the nominated sub-contract works are fit for its purpose?
What is Head Office Overheads?
The calculations of head office overheads or “extended home office overheads” have been puzzling many in the construction industry for a number