Performance-Based Contracts for Road Projects. By Ashish Gajurel, Springer, Dordrecht, 2014. 160 pp, ISBN 978-81-322-1301-7, £90.00 (hb)
Publisher’s description: Focuses on the comparative study between these performance-based contracts. Includes practical examples of FBV (Road Project: Rastplatz “Blauer Stein”– Miel on the Highway BAB A 61) and PMMR (PMMR in Argentina) as case studies. Discusses public private partnership (PPP), performance based road management and maintenance contract (PMMR) and Funktionsbauvertrag (FBV) in detail. This book focuses on the aspects of contracting contracts, basically related to road construction and management contracts. The book presents an analytical study of Performance-Based Road Management and Maintenance (PMMR), Funktionsbauvertrag (FBV) (Function-Based Construction Contract) and Public Private Partnerships (PPP). A separate chapter is also included about the comparative study of these contract types. The book provides useful material for university libraries, construction companies and government departments of construction.