Acting in ICC arbitration concerning construction of offshore windfarm in Europe.
Advising on arbitration in Malaysia following collision between supply boat and an oil rig operated by oil major off Malaysia.
Advising on a US$2 million claim following damage to a pipeline off Thailand caused by the negligent positioning of FPSO.
Advising the owners of a gas pipeline in China following damage and an explosion caused by dredging activity
Advising subsea construction company on mediation and arbitration issues following disputes (concerning riser clamp installation, crossings and freespans) with turnkey contractors for Bombay High and West Neelam fields in India. The disputes arose after the lump sum contract bid proved inadequate in light of the actual condition of the dive installation sites and free issue material.
Providing a detailed second opinion to Japanese insurers, prior to the publication of the award, following a six week ad hoc arbitration in Singapore. This was a US$50m claim brought by an oil major for damage to their SBM, following extensive land reclamation, and changes to currents. Correctly predicting the result of the arbitration and quantum of the award.
Providing second opinion to Japanese insurers prior to litigation in Singapore following US$10 million damage to SBM following land reclamation. Clients followed recommendations and case settled.
Advising on disputes subject to arbitration between offshore seismic acquisition companies, two oil majors and a NOC.
Advising investment company on dispute with oil major over design and construction of LPG FSO for Indonesia, subject to ICC arbitration in Singapore.
Advising oil company on contractual disputes with rig owners subject to arbitration.
Acting for an Indonesian subsidiary of Singapore shipyard as counsel in week long SIAC shiprepair arbitration in Singapore, subject to Singapore law.
Acting for a state oil and gas company after a failure of a turbine on one of their offshore gas platforms. Obtaining 100% recovery of subrogated claim from turbine manufacturer.
Acting for offshore diving company in LCIA arbitration against contractor; as well as Dutch and Scottish litigation
Bringing subrogated claim against offshore contractors following damage caused by their workboat to a derrick on a platform offshore Malaysia. Dispute subject to Malaysian arbitration. Recovered over 85% of claim.
Negotiating the hire of a jack up rig and its towage from Gulf of Mexico to Qatar.