Practical Problems: Pacing of Delays on Construction Projects
This session will be focused on pacing of delays, a prevalent occurrence on construction projects both in Singapore and abroad. There is unfortunately little literature, and a paucity of legal authority on this difficult subject. Employers and contractors thus often find themselves at odds with one another over the practical effect of pacing in the context of delay claims.
In this presentation, the speakers will explain:
The session aims to create a better understanding of pacing and how it may be dealt with by both employers and contractors.
About the Speakers:
Garry Crossley – Managing Director, Asia-Pacific Regional Offices, Navigant Consulting
Garry Crossley BSc, LLB (Hons), MBA, DipProjMan, MRICS is a Managing Director of Navigant Consulting’s Asia-Pacific regional offices. He advises clients internationally on project and programme delivery, strategic issues, contractual risks and contract strategy.
He has over 27 years’ experience in Transportation, Infrastructure and Building sectors throughout Asia, the Middle East, Eastern and Western Europe and Africa. He has been responsible for numerous international dispute and claim appointments on major engineering and construction projects. Garry has acted as Expert Advisor and Expert Witness in all phases of the arbitration and litigation process including preparation and exchange of reports, and has given evidence at hearings on numerous occasions.
Mr. Jon Prudhoe – Managing Director, Asia-Pacific Regional Offices, Navigant Consulting
Jon Prudhoe, FRICS, FCIArb, FAE, FSIArb is a Managing Director of Navigant Consulting’s Asia-Pacific regional offices. He has over 30 years’ experience of dealing with complex contract issues on building, civil engineering, infrastructure, transportation, process and energy sector projects with the past 15 years focusing on disputes in Singapore and across Asia. Jon has had over 80 appointments as Delay and / or Quantum Expert Witness and is well versed in giving evidence under cross- examination on matters of delay, disruption, acceleration and extension of time. He has also undertaken several Expert Determination and Dispute Review Board appointments.