It's no secret that construction and risk go hand-in-hand. Disputes can arise even on the best-planned projects. Owners can minimize or avoid these disputes by involving construction claims specialists to provide an independent and objective analysis of a project.
The claims experts of ARCADIS have resolved more than $1 billion in construction disputes and have settled approximately 98% of construction claims cases without arbitration or litigation. Results like these come from our 30 years of hands-on success managing construction issues. Our claims consulting team can help owners avoid risk by getting involved before the construction phase begins.
For existing disputes, ARCADIS can guide clients through the mitigation and resolution steps necessary to attain the best outcome.
Our claims consulting services include:
- Expert testimony, mediation and litigation support
- Quantitative risk assessment
- Master budget/schedule development, monitoring and analysis
- Feasibility, coordination and constructability reviews
- Change order management and evaluation
- Contract administration and contractor prequalification
- Site observation and monitoring
Authoritative experience, applied when and where you need it
Construction projects may also face ongoing challenges from conflicting stakeholder interests, contractual risks, site conditions, design deficiencies and scope changes. ARCADIS can minimize the impact of these challenges by implementing a dispute management strategy that addresses prevention, mitigation and resolution.
Our experts have evaluated more than 10,000 construction claims involving municipal buildings, schools, highways, transportation, healthcare, water/wastewater, and private and commercial projects.