When to deal with Contractor’s Claims

I have been involved in a large project where my role is to provide assessments of the contractor’s claims for extensions of time and…


The Preliminaries to the Claim

The object of a claim document is to convince the respondent that the claimant is entitled to an award and the quantum of the award. It…


Numbering and Referencing of Documents - 1 Key Tip

You're working on a claim document. You're writing a report for a client. Or perhaps you're writing a long and detailed letter to another…


Construction Delays – Do Arbitrators and Courts have a Preference for a Certain Delay Analysis Methodology?

Disruption and delay seems to be of major importance in today’s construction world. Market pressure requires contractors not only to accept…


Alternative Dispute Resolution in International Oil & Gas Construction Projects

Conflict is a common part of international oil and gas projects and if you and your contractual counterpart do not agree on proper dispute…