Soil and soil-related issues are impactful in an astonishing number of construction claims/lawsuits. Are construction delays costing your client money? Is soil a factor? If your client has a construction related claim and is a general contractor, grading contractor, structural engineer, architect, civil designer, inspection company: soil may be related to the claim. Were the soils considered properly during design? It is a tangled web woven on a construction site given the interaction between prime and subcontractors, inspection duties, duty to protect, control of the site, duty of design professionals, etc.
Who Should Attend
Construction industry professionals that handle construction-related claims
What You Will Learn
Soils-related issues impact a surprising percentage of construction cost-related issues, understand how to determine if your case is one those issues.
Remember to consider dirt in your analysis, take away a better understanding of the relationships between soils and the parties in the project.
Better understand soil-related issues and learn how to better indicate or exonerate the different parties in you case.
Have a better understanding on when to consult with a geotechnical engineer with construction experience regarding your case.