Delay

Blackrock Expert Services’s Delay team delivers independent expert advice on matters of delay and disruption, programme management, planning and programming and construction project management in construction and engineering disputes globally. Our Delay Experts provide independent expert determination and expert witness services in all dispute resolution forums including litigation, arbitration, adjudication and mediation.

Blackrock Expert Services has extensive international experience, having been appointed as Delay Experts on many world-stage, high-prestige projects. Blackrock Expert Services’s Delay Experts take pride in their deliverables, providing an independent, robust product with a market leading reputation for quality.

Key Projects

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  • Multi-storey Office Building

    Refurbishment of multiple floors of an office building where design issues and logistics caused delay and disruption.

    Blackrock Expert Services provided independent expert witness evidence in relation to an extension of time claim on five relevant delay events.

  • Wind Farm

    30Mw on-shore wind farm.

    Blackrock Expert Services produced an independent expert report for an Adjudication regarding project delay and an extension of time claim.

  • Urban Building Development

    Large urban mixed-use building refurbishment in a major city centre.

    Blackrock Expert Services was appointed to produce an independent expert report addressing the critical delays to completion for an adjudication hearing.

  • Grade II Listed Building

    Redevelopment of a Grade II listed building in a major city centre, where defective groundworks and site investigation flaws delayed project progress.

    Blackrock Expert Services advised our client on their entitlement to an extension of time for the purpose of negotiations.