Spring Debate: Will BIM Reduce Construction Disputes?

chartered-arbitrators-northeast-spring-debate-2016As part of our annual “Spring Debate” the CIArb North East Branch considered the statement: “BIM will reduce construction disputes”.  The debate featured arguments from Andrew Croft of Beale & Co and Stephen Hargreaves of Griffiths & Armour arguing for, and Nicholas Baatz QC of Atkin Chambers arguing against.  Both sides were then encouraged to ask questions to the other, and the audience was invited to participate in an animated question and answer session. The event was well attended from a wide variety of consultants, contractors and sub-contractors. Continue reading