CDC provided contractual advice, claims management and claims preparation to the international joint venture contractor for the project. The project comprises a high-level cable stayed bridge with two 150m tall towers supporting a 300m main span over the entrance to the Port of Long Beach California, two 500m backspans and 900m approach viaducts and will carry 15% of all goods coming into the USA.
CDC undertook a commercial claims review of the existing recovery strategy and advised the senior management on options to improve the Champlain Bridge project’s commercial position.
The Hong Kong Macau Zhuhai Bridge project is a 55km long bridge and tunnel system across the Pearl River Estuary. The Hong Kong Passenger Crossing Boundary Facility is situated on a reclaimed island on the north coast of Lantau.
Stonecutters Bridge is a 1,108m main span cable-stayed bridge over the entrance to Hong Kong’s container terminal (currently the third longest in the world). CDC acted for the contractor managing the complete commercial claims function throughout the construction.
CDC provided advice to the Contractor in relation to a dispute regarding contractual interpretation for formwork finishes on the Tolo Highway widening project. CDC advised on appointment of experts, presentation of the claim as well as drafting the statement of clam for a mediation hearing.
CDC prepared claims and position papers for the contractor in relation to securing increases of the target cost on this project comprising construction of two MTR stations and connecting viaducts.