Our Services


– Commercial and contractual advice;

– Advice & guidance on the implementation and use of all the standard form construction contracts – JBCC, GCC, NEC & FIDIC;

– Fulfilling the Principal Agent role under the JBCC where the architect does not want to fulfil same;

– Claims preparation, appraisal & defence;

– Dispute avoidance;

– Contract drafting and negotiation.



We regularly present training to the Gauteng Institute of Architects (GIFA), the Pretoria Institute of Architects (PIA) and to Master Builders South Africa North (MBSA) on the JBCC suite of contract and contract management principles.

Buildforce, in partnership with I-Sizeze Consulting & Training, present the following full day workshops that are CPD accredited by the SACPCMP, ECSA, ASAQS & SACAP


Dispute Resolution

  • Claims preparation, appraisal & defence;
  • Dispute avoidance;
  • Representation in arbitration and other ADR procedures;
  • Representation in litigation proceedings.

What Clients Say:

“Roelf Nel has been involved with the Pretoria Institute for Architecture since 2011. Roelf has presented several JBCC courses to the members of the PIA. The quality of the presentations are excellent and feedback from the delegates have always been positive and members recommended his presentations to colleagues and friends.”

Mauneen van Wyk
PIA Executive Officer

“Roelf Nel has successfully delivered workshops on JBCC, Contract Management and Smaller Contractor Management as part of GIfA’s Professional Practise courses.  The courses are always informative, factually on point and interactive.  Roelf is an expert in his field and he always keeps delegates’ interest with his ease of presence and topic proficiency”

Kim Drew 


“I would like to thank you for enrolling us on the FIDIC workshop, which we found very useful. Roelf did an excellent work of taking us through the pertinent aspects of the contract and sharing worthwhile real-life examples.”

Professor RN Nkado

QualConsul QS: Chartered Quantity Surveyors