Omission of Items Included in the Bills of Quantities, but not Shown on the Drawings

In addition to my role as Executive Officer for the ICCP, I am also a tutor for Claims Class. I recently received a query from a student…


Claim Appendices and Editing

In previous ICCP blogs we have dealt with what should be included in a claim narrative and how the narrative should be formatted, presented…


What Qualifies as a Force Majeure Event Under FIDIC?

I was recently contacted for some advice on a claim that a contractor had received based on force majeure on a contract under the FIDIC…


Evaluating Defects

The ICCP's training partner, Claims Class, publishes case studies based on real situations for readers to study and decide what the correct…


Climatic Conditions

We recently had a request on social media to discuss when climatic conditions may provide grounds to a claim. There may very well be times…