Construction, Energy & Natural Resources

New TCC Ruling on NEC3 duty of mutual trust and co-operation and section 9(4) of the Arbitration Act 1996

  Costain Limited v Tarmac Holdings Limited [2017] EWHC 319 (TCC) CASE SUMMARY by Katherine Del Mar of 4 New Square…

New Court of Appeal Ruling on Extensions of Time

Carillion Construction Limited v (1) Woods Bagot Europe Limited (2) AECOM Limited (3) EMCOR Engineering Services Limited (4) EMCOR (UK) Limited  In another significant ruling for…

Court of Appeal rules on proper test for enforcing letters of credit

The Court of Appeal has handed down its judgment in NIDCO v Banco Santander. NIDCO had sought enforcement by way of summary judgment of four letters…

4 New Square – strength to strength, year-on-year

With last week’s release of Chambers & Partners UK Bar Guide 2017, we are delighted to announce that 4 New Square has continued to go from…

Good Faith in the Middle East

Paul Fisher provides his commentary on the doctrine of good faith as it applies to construction contracts in the civil codes of the Middle East.  



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