Do project consultants understand their obligations with regard to claims?

I recently presented a training course on claims and FIDIC and quite surprisingly, almost all attendees were from contractors or…


Leading Edge in Construction Technology, but not Contracts

I recently read a contractual article in one of the major Middle East construction industry magazines. It took me a while to realise what…


Referencing of Clauses in Correspondence and Claims

I was recently asked for advice on how to correctly refer or refer to contract clauses when preparing a claim. Although this is a fairly…


Create Your Own Knowledge Centre

I have recently been sorting through reference material that I have collected over the years, to provide the Institute of Construction…


FIDIC Red Book: Delayed Drawings and Instructions and Engineer’s Delay, Impediment and Prevention

One of the modules on the Claims Class distance-learning course requires the students to review various case studies to identify potential…