Severfield (UK) Ltd v Duro Felgura UK Ltd EWHC 3066 (TCC) A further case between these parties regarding their hybrid contract for the erection of steelwork at a Combined Cycle Gas Technology PowerStation where the Client (defendant) went into liquidation and the contractor (Claimant) sought to…

Severfield (UK) Ltd v Duro Felgura UK Ltd EWHC 3352 (TCC) Hybrid contract is a term used to describe contracts for construction works that comprise some elements of ‘construction operations’, pursuant to s.105(1) of the 1996 Act, and some elements that are not construction operations, and are…

Systems Pipework Ltd v Rotary Building Services EWHC 3235 (TCC) Mr Justice Coulson reflects on his decision in Costain Ltd v Tarmac Holdings Ltd EWHC 319 (TCC) and expresses a concern that the pendulum has swung too far in favour of the notice requirements imposed on paying parties, particularly…

Dynniq UK Ltd v Lancashire County Council EWHC 3173 (TCC) As an example of a claimant appointing their own barrister via the Direct Access portal this case addressed the proper interpretation of a 5 year NEC3 Term Service Contract using Pricing Option A, Priced Contract with Price List.  Justice…