Services Overview

ramskill martin provide a total service package which includes a full range of contentious and non-contentious services.
Click on the links below for full service profiles and explanation of exactly what is involved.


Contractual Advice and Training

Workshops & Surgeries

Workshops Normally based on subject matter chosen, after discussion, by our clients. Although workshop training contains all of the ingredients of a seminar, it is less academic and contains more…
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Training & Seminars

Introduction ramskill martin is a consultancy specialising in the dispute avoidance and dispute resolution sector of the construction industry. We are Quantity Surveyors, Adjudicators and Arbitrators but more importantly, we…
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Dispute Avoidance

Risk Reviews

Introduction ‘Risk Reviews’ have been derived from the legal risk insurance market, where insurance companies would not support a claim unless its Consultant had verified that an entitlement existed. Ramskill…
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Project Turnaround – Contractual and Commercial

Introduction Construction projects are often complex, uncertain and at times carry a significant amount of risk from time to time, that risk comes to fruition and the contract starts to…
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Expert Opinion

Introduction Dispute resolution can be, at the best of times, complex. The complexity is not only caused as a result of the issues involved, but can be further complicated by…
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Commercial Management

Introduction Commercial Management is an innovative service which addresses traditional techniques, disciplines and processes for managing the risks associated with the financial and contractual aspects of a construction contract. The…
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Commercial and Contractual Claim Preparation

Introduction Dispute avoidance has become more and more attractive to construction related companies as a direct result of the increased expense incurred through the formal process. Adjudication is a classic…
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Dispute Resolution

The Quantity Surveyor – Expert Advisor and Expert Witness

Introduction In construction industry disputes it is common for experts to be appointed by solicitors to help the parties and their representatives reach a compromise agreement or, assist a judge,…
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Pre-Action Protocol and Litigation

Introduction There have been considerable changes in procedures in dispute resolution over the last few years, and this includes procedures in litigation. On the 2 October 2000, the Pre-Action Protocol…
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New “Web” Services – Cost Effective, Green Solutions

Teamviewer: Click here to view our teamviewer service page No more: Travel costs; Unproductive travel time; Delays due to traffic; Mountains of paperwork at the end of a project; and…
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Negotiations and Commercial Settlement of Disputes

Introduction The benefits available to Clients by negotiating commercial settlements have perhaps become more apparent since the early months of 2003. At that time, we had all experienced the inevitable…
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Mediation

Introduction Commercial mediation is a voluntary non-binding dispute resolution process in which a neutral person helps the Parties to reach a binding negotiated settlement. Over recent years, however, the courts…
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Claim Preparation – Formal Dispute Resolution

Introduction Dispute resolution has become more complex and technically taxing to construction related companies and as a result the cost of pursuing a claim has increased. Adjudication is a classic…
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Arbitration

Introduction Arbitration has been around for many years. There was an arbitration act as early as 1698 with the most recent act being the Arbitration Act 1996, which was effective…
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Adjudication

Introduction From 1 May 1998 most contractors, sub-contractors and others involved in the construction industry have been able to have disputes resolved by means of adjudication under the Housing Grants…
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Programming and Delay Analyst

The Programming and Delay Analyst, Expert Advisor and Expert Witness

Introduction In construction industry disputes it is common for experts to be appointed by solicitors to help the parties and their representatives reach a compromise agreement or, assist a judge,…
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Extension of Time Claims, Delay Analysis and Progress Assessment – Programming and Scheduling Services

Introduction ramskill martin is able to provide a number of services utilising programming and scheduling computer software. We are able to provide a number of services relevant to all aspects…
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