Trying Your Luck: where do you draw the line with your claim submissions?

I was recently asked a question which, at one time or another, you may have asked yourself. The question was: ‘Where do you draw the line…


20 Changes in the FIDIC 2017 Editions

You probably know by now that FIDIC have published new editions of the Red, Yellow and Silver FIDIC Forms of Contract. I have highlighted…


The Elements of Construction Claims Analysis | Five Keys to Expedite Resolution

As technology enables building projects to achieve increasingly complex designs, as construction schedules continue to accelerate, and as…


Why It’s Important To Understand Your Contract – From A Claims Perspective

Did you know that there are 11 clauses in the FIDIC Red Book form of contract that allow the Employer to claim money from the Contractor…


How To Deal With Delays By Nominated Subcontractors

Many years ago when I used to deal with the JCT forms of contract, if a nominated subcontractor delayed the works, the contractor could use…