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CPD Seminars

The anatomy of site prolongation damages

A look at the background, what to include and how to prove financial damages for site prolongation due to an Extension of Time.

Mon 17 Sep 2018
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Marriott Marquis, City Centre Doha, Omar Al Mukhtar Street, Doha, Qatar
1.5 hours formal CPD


Site prolongation damages should be simple to calculate. However, the nature and complexity of most projects adds challenges and can blur the distinction between what is a legitimate expense and what is unrecoverable.

This seminar seeks to clarify this confusion and provide a clear understanding of what Site Prolongation Damages are and how they should be presented to give the most optimal chance of a successful outcome.

Learning outcomes

Attendees will gain an understanding of

  • The background of site prolongation damages.
  • What to include in a claim for site prolongation damages.
  • How site prolongation damages are calculated.
  • How to prove site prolongation damages.

Meet the speaker

David Kelly is an eminent construction industry professional, possessing a background in Quantity Surveying. In 2015 he was awarded the prestigious Construction Week Qatar Magazine “Construction Executive of the Year” award.

David has also written and published a number of books and written articles covering a wide range of aspects of construction and dispute related matters.
During his 30 years career, David has been involved in a variety of sectors and worked around the globe.


18:00 – 18:30     Coffee, networking & registration
18:30 – 18:35     Introduction of the speaker and RICS updates
18:35 – 19:30     Speaker Presentation
19:30 – 20:00     Q&A

Please note

  • Do not send payment via bank transfer as this form of payment is no longer accepted for CPD events.
  • We are unable to reserve a place at this event unless payment is made.
  • The presentation will start promptly at 18:30. If you have not checked in by this time (18:30), you will not be able to claim your 1.5 CPD hours.
  • Just a gentle reminder that your recorded CPD hours are monitored by our Regulation team and you are unable to claim Formal CPD hours if you did not attend the event.
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