Notices & Conditions Precedent

The failure to submit notices in the proper form or within prescribed time frames is one of the biggest mistakes that contractors make in…


Project Records

The success of a claim will depend on the claimant being able to prove the cause and effect of the claimable event and to do this, good…


Programmes & Planning

In the case of delays, programmes will become an essential means of demonstrating the effects of the delays on the completion date and…


First Impressions of a Contractor’s Claims

I have just spent half a day reviewing a contractor’s claim on a project where I have been appointed to manage the claims and produce…


An Alternative Dispute Resolution for Variations in Construction Contracts

The purpose of this article is to suggest and discuss an alternative method of resolving construction disputes with respect to variations,…