The South Australian government entered into a design and construct contract with the DYJV (Downer & York Civil) joint venture to extend the existing tram system from the King William Street intersection east along North Terrace to the Botanic Gardens.
Project Name: North Terrace Tram Extension
Project Value: $75m +
Project Purpose: Extension of the existing tram network
Project Scope: Installation of new turns at the intersection of North Terrace and King Willaim Street, new rail along North Terrace to botanic gardens including new tram stops.
Our Role: Provision of Claims Consultant
The role of the Claims Consultant was to close out the commercial work as the project entered the completion phase and to determine the cause(s) of the significant cost and time blowouts which had occurred. Claims were developed and a successful outcome was negotiated with the government.