Experts and Leaders
Global Construction Claims Experts and Project Management Consultants
Our engineering and construction claims experts and project management consultants provide global construction claims consulting, construction insurance claims consulting, and project management consulting, as well as arbitration and litigation expert witness services.
Construction Claims Experts
We analyze engineering and construction claims. Our experts testify on such topics as schedule delay and acceleration, quantum and damages, loss of labor productivity, and project management problems including standard of care.
Construction Insurance Claims Experts
We provide property damage, business interruption, advance loss of profit, and delayed start-up claims analysis as well as expert testimony services on construction-related insurance claims.
Project Management Consultants
We can assist in the critical aspects of project management and performance, cost and schedule control, contract administration, claims prevention, staff augmentation, and dispute resolution.
Risk Analysis Experts
We identify the variables that may impact project cost and schedule and employ sophisticated cost and schedule modeling software tools. Our services can be used at the project start or during the project to better forecast the final cost and schedule completion.
Claims Prevention Training Consultants
With our seminars and checklists, our decades of claims management, claims analysis, and dispute resolution experience can help you prevent claims before they start.
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Our construction claims experts and project management consultants include quantity surveyors and experts in chemical, process, civil, electrical, cost, and mechanical engineering, as well as construction, mining, project management, damages and quantum, and schedule delay.Search Our Experts Database
Michael J. Vallez, P.E., M.B.A.
INDUSTRIES WE SUPPORT
Our building construction experience includes major commercial and residential projects, including education, government, public, and medical facilities.
- Convention Centers and Stadiums
- Educational and Religious Facilities
- Government and Public Buildings
- Medical and Laboratory
Our experience comprises gas plants, gas-to-liquids (GTL) facilities, liquified natural gas (LNG), and natural gas liquids (NGL) plants.
- Gas-to-Liquids (GTL)
- Liquified Natural Gas (LNG)
- Natural Gas Liquids (NGL)
Our industrial and manufacturing experience includes cement, microchip manufacturing facilities, steel mills, and more.
- Fiberglass Insulation
- Food Processing
- Polyester Chip Facilities
- Smelters, Furnaces, Calciners
- Steel Mills
Our mining and mineral processing experience includes mine and production facilities, mineral processing facilities, and mine remediation projects.
- Mine and Production
- Mineral Processing
- Mine Remediation
Our experience encompasses floating natural gas platforms, floating production storage and offloading facilities, drilling rigs, gas compression and wellhead platforms, oil terminals, and undersea pipelines.
- Floating Offshore Natural Gas Platforms
- Floating Offshore Oil Production Platforms
- Floating Production Storage and Offloading
- Offshore Drilling Rigs
- Offshore Gas Compression and Wellhead Platforms
- Offshore Gas Production Platform and Onshore Gas Plant
- Sealift Waterflood Projects
- Undersea Pipelines
Our expert team has many years of experience working on oil sands projects.
- Oil Sands
- Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD)
We serve both owners and contractors involving claims related to pipeline and utility projects located around the world.
- Fiber Optic Underground Cable Systems
- Water Distribution Pipelines
We understand biomass, coal-fired, cogeneration, and combined cycle power plants as well as electrical, geothermal, hydroelectric, nuclear power facilities, and more.
- Coal/Gas-Fired Conversion to Natural Gas
- Combined Cycle
- Electrical Substation and Transmission Lines
- Gas Turbine Generators
- Gas-Fired Combined Cycle
- Heat Recovery Steam Generation
- Nuclear Fuel Storage Containers
- Nuclear Waste Storage Facilities
- Power Plants – Other
- Repowering of Power Plants
We are experienced in refineries, chemical plants, chemical storage facilities, petrochemical, cement, ethanol, and other plants.
- Chemical Storage
- CO2 Recovery Plants
- Coal Gasification
- Coke Gasification
- Fuel Gas Desulphurization Units
- Oil Terminals
We are experienced with a variety of transportation projects including airports, heavy and light rail projects, railroads, roads, highways, bridges, tunnels, and more.
- Heavy Rail
- Highways and Roads
- Light Rail
Our project experience includes marine ports, dams, sewer, sludge facilities, wastewater treatment plants, water distribution pipelines, and wharfs.
- Marine Ports
- Wastewater Treatment
- Water Reclamation