Sidney Scott


Expert Information
Qualifications BSc Civil Engineering
BA Anthropology
Professional Engineer, Pennsylvania, USA
Professional Engineer, Delaware, USA
Professional Memberships ASCE, TRB
Contract Experience AIA, CSI, DBIA, EJCDC, FIDIC, bespoke
Industries Buildings, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Transportation Infrastructure
Regional Experience Americas, Europe
Expert Highlights
  • Registered professional engineer in Pennsylvania and Delaware.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination.
  • Keen understanding of contractual and procurement issues that give rise to disputes.
  • National expert on use of alternative delivery methods.
  • Champion of risk management strategies to avoid disputes
  • Advancing the body of knowledge in the industry through research and training.

Sidney Scott is a professional engineer with more than 35 years of construction and engineering industry experience. He has been appointed as an expert on more than 15 occasions.

Sidney is a qualified expert witness and has given evidence to courts, mediators, arbitrators, and disputes boards in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Panama. He has acted as an expert for disputed values of up to $1 billion involving delay, inefficiency, acceleration, technical issues, contracts, and standard of care.

Sidney was a civil and structural engineering designer in the power industry before transitioning to construction consulting, claims, and expert services. He is experienced in design, contract and procurement advisory services, process improvement studies and performance audits, dispute resolution, integrity monitoring, contract and specification development, research, and training.

Sidney’s expertise includes evaluating delay, inefficiency, acceleration, and design defect claims for a wide range of projects, with an emphasis on transportation projects. He is recognized as a national expert regarding procurement and contracting methods for the construction industry and has provided advice and consulting services for major infrastructure projects, utilizing alternative delivery.

Sidney is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Transportation Research Board. He is a certified National Highway Institute instructor and regularly presents and is published on a wide variety of construction and dispute matters.

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