Chamberz provides contracts and commercial advisory, contracts management, claims consultancy and dispute management services to construction, oil & gas and energy Industries. Chamberz professionals possess hands-on experience in various large scale construction projects in Buildings and Infrastructure projects. Our expertise in building projects includes mass residential buildings, high-tech commercial buildings and turn-key industrial projects.
We have advised and are advising clients in mega infrastructure projects such as airports, railways and ports. Most of these projects are of Public Private Partnership (PPP) and Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model. Our combined technical and legal expertise has helped our clients to overcome complex contractual and commercial issues in these projects.
Chamberz possesses vast experience in shipbuilding and downstream oil & gas projects, and has advised several owners, operators and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC contractors). We have handled various shipbuilding projects for new-built and refurbishment of oil rigs, process platforms, floating production, storage and off-loading (FPSO) vessels and accommodation barges.
Our downstream oil & gas experience is in construction projects of oil refineries and petrochemical plants. We had been heavily involved in styrene monomer and ethylene cracker plants in South Asia. Chamberz has extensive experience in energy projects in power generation and distribution. Our expertise in power generation projects include hydro-electric and combined cycle plants. We have also advised clients in large scale cross-border power distribution projects.
Oil & Gas
Our experience in Building projects includes Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Mixed-Development projects. Our involvement in high-rise residential condominium, public housing (in Singapore) and landed, (detached and semi-detached) housing projects give us variety of exposure to complex contractual and commercial issues. Our commercial building projects’ experience range from high-rise office buildings to R&D facilities involving highly sophisticated finishes and services. We have exposure to large scale industrial projects of manufacturing, sewage treatment and pharmaceutical facilities.
Building projects procured under distinct contractual framework, Design & Build and traditional Build-only projects carry significantly different rights and obligation of the parties to a construction contract. Chamberz professionals have appropriate experience in ascertaining complex design and technical issues in these projects that would enable clients to ascertain their obligations towards the other contracting party.
Our experience in shipbuilding projects include contractual and commercial matters of jack-up and semisubmersible oil rig construction & refurbishment, process platform construction (onshore fabrication & offshore installation), subsea pipeline installations, conversion of ships into FPSO’s including topsides fabrication, installation, testing and commissioning in integration yards.
Chamberz has provided claims consultancy and dispute management services to a number of power distribution projects in South Asia. Services included forensic delay analysis and dispute resolution advisory to the main contractors employed by the government bodies under foreign funding arrangements. Disputes and issues involved price escalation due to delays arising out of force majeure, acts of terrorism and changes in requirements.
Selection of our experience in power distribution projects is given below.
Provided forensic delay analysis services to a main contractor in a project for supply and erection of transmission towers funded by ADB in South Asia.
Provided dispute resolution advisory to a main contractor in order to strategize under a contract for supply and installation of transmission towers for a 400KV transmission line project procured under JBIC ODA loan in South Asia.