Alexander Property Group
Preparing various building contracts and advising generally on administration of construction contracts for the Ciel and Eden residential apartment developments at Rainbow Bay, Gold Coast.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Preparing various building contracts and advising generally in administration of contracts.
Providing general construction law contract review and advice for various developments.
Advising on contract documentation to comply with Queensland Building Services Authority Act and Domestic Building Contracts Act.
Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland
Representing the Board in Magistrates Court prosecutions of summary offences for breach of the Professional Engineers Act 2002.
Brisbane Airports Corporation
Preparing various contracts for specialised equipment, including check baggage handling, aerobridge maintenance, general maintenance and landscaping.
Negotiating issues with the Queensland Building and Construction Commission and defending matters in the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal arising out of residential building contracts.
Dean Lyons Building Pty Ltd
Acting for a builder joined to an application for review of a QBCC decision not to issue a direction to rectify and instead request the builder undertake various rectification works, which required negotiating with all stakeholders and appearing at a conciliation conference to achieve a beneficial resolution.
Drafting risk management documentation, including terms of engagement for engineers.
Providing general advice in relation to construction projects, including drafting project documentation.
Providing general construction legal and drafting advice for a range of projects from road surfacing and sundry road construction to the Ipswich Motorway Upgrade alliance.
Acting for the Proprietors of the Gabba Central development, an $80 million commercial residential building, involving prequalification of preferred tenderers and early contractor involvement philosophies in contract negotiation.
Ivory’s Rock Conference Centre
Drafting construction contracts for road works and other developments at Ivory’s Rock Conference Centre south west of Brisbane.
Leighton Contractors, Baulderstone, Bilfinger Berger
Advising the Clem 7 joint venture on contractual matters and subcontractor disputes for the North South Bypass Tunnel project in Brisbane.
McNab Constructions Australia
Resolving a number of disputes for McNab, including successfully setting aside a statutory demand in the Supreme Court with costs orders in McNab’s favour arising out of a construction contract, and defending a multimillion dollar claim by LandPartners under a construction contract.
- Providing general advice on projects in Sydney and Brisbane. Carried out complete redrafting of Meriton subcontract for use on all Meriton projects.
- Providing advice on Meriton’s first tower in Brisbane, a 76 storey high rise, and advising on a Sydney multi tower development.
- Providing general advice and contract drafting for compliance with the Domestic Building Contracts Act.
- Drafting and negotiating the construction contract for the Thiess building at South Bank.
Acted for Mirvac in preparation of development agreement for the construction of the State Tennis Centre at the Tennyson Powerhouse site and related developments.
Negotiating and documenting major civil construction projects, including transport infrastructure, urban development, dredging and environmental site rehabilitation. Conducting litigation in the Supreme Court of New South Wales concerning disputes arising out of construction of a sports field over a remediated rubbish site which resulted in a successful negotiated outcome.
Pacific Motorway Upgrade
Acting for the Superintendent in the first two packages of this billion dollar civil engineering project. Advising on a wide range of variation, latent conditions, prolongation, disruption and buildability issues.
Acting for the defendant in a two day trial before QCAT concerning cost escalation and interest on late payments in a standard cost plus fee construction contract.
Acting for the principal in assessing multimillion dollar claims by the contractor on the Logan Motorway for variations, delay, latent conditions, etc.
Queensland Water Infrastructure
Preparing the delivery strategy for QWI’s delivery of the Traveston and Wyaralong Dams and associated road relocations.
RSA (Moorvale Station) Pty Ltd
Defending a Supreme Court claim arising from a mining camp construction contract for outstanding rental payments on temporary facilities offset by counterclaimed damages for delay and defective works. The matter was resolved by negotiated settlement prior to trial.
Making a claim under the security of payments legislation for significant moneys owed for crane and equipment hire in remote mining locations.
Drafting consultancy and construction contracts for use in carrying out insurance works.
Advising on a variety of major water infrastructure projects for SunWater.
SunWater – Cloncurry Pipeline
Advising SunWater on contracting strategy, estimating and project delivery for this project.
Drafting construction contracts for low rise residential developments.
Urban Pacific Limited
Preparing contracts and providing general advice on residential master planned community developments.
Whitsunday Regional Council
Developing the delivery strategy for the replacement/upgrade of three water treatment plants for Proserpine, Airlie Beach and Bowen and developing all contractual documentation for these projects, which is currently awaiting construction approval.