ADR Partnership

ADR Digest

ADR Partnership Summer 2013

ADR Digest, Spring 2017

  • The Updated SCL Delay and Disruption Protocol: Evolution, Not Revolution - Vincent Connor
  • Delay Analysis – Correcting for Programme Errors - David Greig
ADR Partnership Summer 2013

ADR Digest, Autumn 2016

  • Getting on the Third Party Funding Bandwagon: Opportunities and Risks for Hong Kong’s Construction Industry - Richard Lyons & James McKenzie
  • Contractual Interpretation After Arnold v. Britton: What Does It All Mean? - Steven Walker QC & David Johnson
ADR Partnership Spring 2016

ADR Digest, Spring 2016

  • Risky Business: Design-build Procurement on Megaprojects in Hong Kong - Phillip Georgiou & Sonny Payne
  • Pratical Ways to Identify Measured Miles -Professor William Ibbs & Josh Chittick
  • ADR Analysis: Challenges Facing the Hong Kong Construction Industry - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Winter 2015/16

ADR Digest, Winter 2015/16

  • Looking in the Right Direction? The Philosophy of NEC3 - Steven Walker QC / David Johnson
  • Cavendish Square v El Makdessi - Liquidated Damages: The New Law - Nick Longley
  • ADR News: Adjudication Training and Accreditation Programme - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Summer 2013

ADR Digest, Spring 2015

  • Security of Payment and Adjudication in Hong Kong - Peter Fraser QC / David Johnson
  • Cumulative Impact Claims: Quantitative Aspects - Professor William Ibbs,
  • ADR News: New Consultants Join ADR - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Summer 2013

ADR Digest, Summer 2013

  • Defending Against Daubert Type Challenges as an Expert Witness - Patrick J O'Neill
  • Concurrent Delay in Modern Contracts - Lucy Garrett
  • ADR News: ADR Annual Cocktails, China Club - 6th June 2012 - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Winter 2012

ADR Digest, Winter 2012

  • The Enthusiasm for Mediation Continues... - David S Longbottom
  • Walter Lilly v Giles Patrick Mackay: Lessons Learned and Implications for Hong Kong - Ian Cocking
  • ADR Review: Keating on Construction Contracts, Ninth Edition - The Hon Sir Vivian Ramsey; Stephen Furst, QC
ADR Partnership Spring 2012

ADR Digest, Spring 2012

  • Claim Preparation Costs: Are They Recoverable? - Kaymond H C Lam
  • The New Arbitration Ordinance (Cap 609) from a Construction Industry Perspective - Ian Cocking & Tom Palmer
  • ADR Feedback: My Two-Penneth' Worth on Concurrent Delay - Peter Berry
ADR Partnership Autumn 2011

ADR Digest, Autumn 2011

  • Concurrent Delay: Which Way Now? - Patrick J O'Neill
  • The Application of Liquidated & Ascertained Damages - Peter Brennan
  • ADR Analysis: Sanctioned Offers & Payments - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Spring 2011

ADR Digest, Spring 2011

  • Geotechnical Baseline Reports - Their Use & Abuse in Hong Kong - James B Longbottom
  • Hired Guns Bite the Dust? - Ian Cocking
  • ADR Analysis: The Cost Implications of an Unreasonable Refusal to Mediate - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Winter 2011

ADR Digest, Winter 2010/11

  • The Single Joint Expert in Construction Disputes - Patrick J O'Neill
  • City Inn Ltd v Shepherd Construction - Appeal Court Decision: Causation, concurrency & extension of time - Pinsent Masons
  • ADR Analysis: Force Majeure Clauses & Frustration - ADR Partnership
ADR Partnership Summer 2010

ADR Digest, Summer 2010

  • Concurrent Delays - Apportioning the Blame - David S Longbottom
  • Written Applications & Notices in the Hong Kong Government General Conditions of Contract - Peter Berry
  • ADR Analysis: The Meaning of 'Substantial Completion' - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Spring 2010
  • Prolongation Claims - Lessons from the TCC - James B Longbottom
  • A Project Coordination Office (PCO) for Coordinating Hong Kong Public Infrastructure Projects - The Procurement Sub-Group, British Chamber of Commerce Construction Industry Group
  • Experts & Hot Tubbing - Richard Wilmot-Smith
  • ADR Analysis: The Meaning Of 'Practical Completion' - ADR Partnership

ADR Digest, Winter 2009/10
  • Mediation and the Civil Justice Reform - David S Longbottom
  • New Engineering Contract - A Strategic Trial Plan to Achieve Best Value in Hong Kong - The Procurement Sub-Group, British Chamber of Commerce Construction Industry Group
  • ADR Analysis: Straight Line versus Reduced Balance Depreciation - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Summer 2009
  • Sam Woo Bored Pile Foundations Limited & China Overseas Foundation Engineering Limited - More Questions than Answers? - James B Longbottom
  • Forensic Scheduling Analysis - Recommended Practice or Protocol: What's the Difference? - Anthony Caletka
  • Quantifying Acceleration Costs - Patrick J O'Neill
  • ADR Analysis: Interpretation of Contracts - ADR Partnership

ADR Digest, Spring 2009
  • Ascertaining the Cost of Termination - Patrick J O'Neill
  • Progress Reports - Bryce Phillips
  • Principles of Cost Claims Under GCC Clause 63 - David S Longbottom
  • ADR Analysis: Adjudication Government Style - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Winter 2008/09
  • Are You Insured? - Nicholas Longley
  • Re-rating for Substantial Changes in Quantity - James B Longbottom
  • ADR Analysis: Without Prejudice - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Autumn 2008
  • Challenges to Liquidated Damages - Patrick J O'Neill
  • Redress in an Inflationary Environment - Timothy Hill & Damon So
  • Evaluating Disruption - Kaymond H C Lam
  • ADR Analysis: The Burden & Standard of Proof - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Summer 2008
  • Performance Bonds: The Devil is in the Detail - David S Longbottom
  • OFT Bid Rigging Scandal - Ian Cocking & Joanne Smith
  • When Does a Claim Become a Dispute & Why Does it Matter? - Patrick J O'Neill
  • ADR Analysis: Contra Proferentem - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Spring 2008
  • The end of Missing Items? - James B Longbottom
  • City Inn Limited & Shepherd Construction Limited - Vincent Connor & Wei Yaw Lam
  • Commercial Management of Building Services - Avan Fan
  • ADR Analysis: Preference of terms - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Winter 2007/08
  • Contractors Beware: the new Handbook and prolongation costs - James B Longbottom
  • Compromise: Recovering the settlement that shouldn't have been - Timothy Hill
  • ADR Analysis: Inclement Weather - ADR Partnership
ADR Digest, Autumn 2007
  • Cash Retentions: Severing the Over-Reliance - Patrick J O'Neill
  • Time at Large - Ian Cocking & Judy Man
  • The Risk of Being Different Alternative Designs - David S Longbottom
Stonecutters Bridge Hong Kong

Stonecutters Bridge

Second longest span cable-stayed bridge in the world. more

Kowloon Southern Link

Kowloon Southern Link

Twin TBM bored tunnels link Hong Kong's East Rail and West Rail. more

Eagle's Nest Tunnel Hong Kong

Eagle's Nest Tunnel

Two drill and blast, 3 lane road tunnels... more

Britcham Ball 2012, The Grand Hyatt

Knights and fair maidens join us for the "Camelot" themed ball on 8 June 2012... more

ADR Drinks 2012, The China Club

ADR's annual cocktail party held at the China Club on 7 June 2012... more

Bored Piling Hong Kong

Bored Piling

Case Study: Bored Piling. more