Will Claims By Contractors on Big Design-Build Projects Ever End?
Source: https://www.enr.com/, February 8, 2023
By: Richard Korman
In the annals of construction disputes, it is a blip, not a blast.
After a Flatiron Construction-Zachry Group joint venture struck out on most of its arbitrated claims against engineering firm partners on the I-85/385 design-build interchange project in Greenville, S.C., and had others dismissed in court, the contractors had one more source from which to try to cover unexpected project costs: a contractor protective professional policy. Flatiron-Zachry filed a lawsuit last October in San Antonio federal court to try to force payment from Steadfast, a subsidiary of Zurich American Insurance Co. Read more.