Guide To Construction Claims

This book has generated tremendous sales in over 60 countries including the US, UK, Japan, Ireland, Canada, Germany, Australia, China, New Zealand, Spain, Hong Kong, Norway, Romania, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Russia, France, South Africa, Lebanon, Qatar, Kuwait, Singapore, Vietnam, Korea, Nigeria and others.


This book is very concise and has been designed to give busy construction/real estate professionals (including lawyers operating in the construction industry) exactly what the title suggests – a quick reference guide to construction claims.This guide can be read in just about twenty minutes; say, before an important claims meeting, prior to submitting a claim or while preparing a defence against one.

The information contained herein is invaluable for professionals who work with various standard forms of construction contracts (including AIA, JCT, ICE, FIDIC, NEC et al).

The following Key topics are covered:

* Construction Claims – Introduction, types of claims and why/how do they arise.

* The difference between a variation/change-order and a claim.

* The various types of delay analysis methodologies that are used to prove Extension of Time (EOT) claims.

* The difference between a “Cause and Effect” analysis based claim and a global claim.

* Key contractual issues that arise in relation to claims.

* “Defensive Strategies” for professionals who are at the receiving end of a claim.

This book will give an excellent insight into construction claims for professionals who are not familiar with the subject and will serve as a good reference guide for professionals who are experienced with claims.

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About the author

N.M.Raj, Managing Partner of Prime Consulting, is an internationally renowned claims / contracts specialist (FIDIC & other contracts). Raj has the highest ranked videos in the world on Google and YouTube for construction claims & FIDIC (with a combined view count of over 1.5 million).

Raj is an internationally recognised specialist in claims, particularly with respect to the FIDIC forms of contract. In October 2015 and May 2016, he jointly organised, co-operated with and spoke alongside the Honourable Sir Robert Akenhead (former TCC judge - UK) at legal conferences in Dubai and Europe.

Raj has also co-operated with and presented seminars alongside internationally renowned specialists such as Mr. Tony Bingham (barrister), Mr. Ian Robinson (expert delay analyst for Walter Lilly – Walter Lilly v Mackay) and others. He continues to regularly present seminars on claims, contract administration and delay analysis.

Raj has more than 22 years of commercial / claims management experience on iconic projects such as the historic Limerick Tunnel in Ireland, the prestigious Zlote Tarasy in Poland, the landmark Gazprom tower in Russia, the state of the art media city studio complex in Egypt & various other projects across Europe, Russia/CIS, Asia, Africa & the Middle East

In November 2013, N.M.Raj Cooperated with FIDIC (Fédération Internationale Des Ingénieurs-Conseils) as an external/independent claims expert to present FIDIC’s first ever online seminar on construction claims.

Raj holds dual qualifications in Engineering & Law; he Has a Degree in Civil Engineering & received legal training in arbitration and contract law from the University of Reading (UK). Raj is a member (MCIArb) of The Chartered Institute Of Arbitrators (UK), SIDiR (FIDIC National Member Association – Poland), SCL (Society Of Construction Law – UK), DRBF (Dispute Resolution Board Foundation – USA).

Raj Has Also Held Memberships With The RICS (Royal Institution Of Chartered Surveyors - UK), CIOB (Chartered Institute Of Building - UK), The AACE (Association For The Advancement Of Cost Engineering - USA) And APM (Association For Project Management - UK).
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