Claims and Disputes
Unfortunately claims and disputes tend to be a regular occurrence on construction and engineering projects. The underlying reason for claims include the uncertainties associated with the works and changes to the overall scope of works which coupled with the incomplete nature of contracts results in a conflict between the client and contractor over responsibility for increases in costs and/or delays to project completion.Our Approach
KPMC can be relied upon to provide independent and objective professional advice - reporting on the strengths and weaknesses of a case. KPMC can carry out the following depending on your own particular needs :Fact Finding
This is usually the first step we take - Establishing what actually happened, determining the causes and effects and allocating responsibility. The main objective of this exercise is establish the most appropriate course of action and this will based on several factors such :
- Contract requirements.
- Information and records available.
- Time constraints.
- Budget constraints.
- Accessibility to the project resource.