David Jamieson

Regional Manager

David is a Chartered Civil Engineer with 40 years of construction experience including project and programme management, civil and structural engineering design and construction, forensic delay analysis, and dispute resolution. He has acted as delay expert on more than 15 occasions.

David has a background of almost 20 years in project management and consulting engineering in both South Africa and the UK. His experience covers a wide variety of projects from roads, railways, earth dams and geotechnical investigations to a full range of residential, commercial, retail and industrial buildings.

David has a thorough knowledge of the construction industry, extending beyond the technical to include legal, environmental, financial, management and planning needs. He specialises in the resolution of planning, delay and disruption related disputes and utilises software such as Primavera P3 and P6, Power Project, Candy (CCS) and MS Project in his analysis.

David has been cross-examined five times in arbitral hearings, including concurrent evidence (hot-tubbing). His expert commissions span major infrastructure and industrial projects across Southern Africa.

David regularly presents seminars and training workshops on project planning; scheduling and control; and delay, disruption and extension of time across Southern Africa. He is regarded as an expert in these fields.

Qualifications BSc Civil Engineering
Professional Memberships FAArb South Africa, MICE, C Eng
Contract Specialities FIDIC, NEC, JBCC, GCC
David Jamieson
Expert Highlights
  • Proven as a credible expert under cross-examination.
  • 40 years of construction industry experience.
  • 15 years of experience in dealing with delay issues in construction.
  • Specialises in the forensic analysis of delay and disruption issues.
  • A practical common sense approach to disputes and analysis.
Expert Details
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Services Delay
Sectors Buildings, Infrastructure, Industrial, Power & Utilities, Oil & Gas
Expert Statistics
Years of Experience 40
No. of Expert Commissions 18
No. of Cross Examinations 5

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