Engineering Design vs Real Estate
Appointment : Arbitrator
Pye Associates is a UK based construction claims consultant operating from offices in Manchester and London. We specialise in all forms of dispute resolution including arbitration, adjudication, mediation as well as contractual advice at the inception stages of a project including advice on dispute avoidance and risk limitation.
Parties: The Claimant was a company registered in England which undertakes international commercial services in the construction sector such as preparing Bill of quantities (BoQ), tender analyses, cost & project management, quantity surveying and legal services. The Respondent was a company registered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that undertakes real estate development.
Dispute: The dispute concerned the payment of invoices for services undertaken.
Procedure: A preliminary meeting was held in London, the seat of the arbitration, with the Claimant’s representative in person and the Respondent’s representative by conference call. Altogether there were 12 Arbitrator’s Order for Directions including a Peremptory Order following which the Parties settled and a Consent Award published.