1 Apr 2019
Peter Boswell represents FIDIC, the International Federation of Consulting Engineers, on the experts committee supporting the drafting of the SuRe Standard for the procurement and rating of sustainable and resilient infrastructure.
Adaptation best practice
28 Mar 2019
Peter Boswell is participating in several activities aimed at supporting the FIDIC-EFCA Sustainable Development Committee's development of best-practice guidance.
FIDIC Certified Consulting Engineer
20 Mar 2019
The second Assessment Exam for the FIDIC Certified Consulting Engineer Pilot Programme in China took place in July 2017.
Urban Sustainability Management
20 Mar 2019
Peter Boswell has been helping develop the FIDIC Urban Sustainability Management programme of activities, including the Urban Sustainability Management platform at 37101.org.
20 Mar 2019
PeterBoswell.com provides training services on business development, management systems, procurement, and conditions of contract.
1 Sep 2018
FIDICcharts at FIDIC.tips gives a series of interactive charts that link to the sample letters, contract clauses and guidance needed by the Employer, Contractor and Engineer working with the FIDIC construction contracts.
SDG building investment indicator
9 Aug 2017
The FIDIC-EFCA Consulting Engineering Industry Survey managed by Peter Boswell is participating in the development, led by UN Habitat, of metadata for the SDG sustainable buildings indicator.
FIDIC-EFCA Survey 2018
8 Aug 2017
The 2016 update of the survey for the European Union was released in July 2016 as a sumnmary report with a background note. Preliminary results for the 20 largest EU countries were presented at the the EFCA General Assembly Meeting (Sofia, 2 June 2016). The 2017 update was presented in June 2017 and the 2018 update is in preparation.
12 Sep 2016
A chatbot is being developed that allows users to search and compare FIDIC contracts and to access related resources such as guidance and sample letters. The bot is available by SMS (+41 79 807 1730) and at FIDICbot on Twitter Telegram, Facebook Messenger, LINE and Skype and as a web app at fidic.pw.
Kwamtili Estate, Tanzania
2 Apr 2016
Peter Boswell is helping to establish Kwamtili Estate in the Usumbara Mountains, Tanzania, as the possible nucleus of an eco-area. The estate currently produces premium grade cocoa beans for export. This news item summarises the situation and latest developments.