Timothy Harwin


Arbitration 2024
Construction 2024
Consulting 2023
Expert Information
Qualifications BEng Civil Engineering
B Business
LLM (Construction Law)
Professional Memberships MAE, MCIArb, MCIOB, SCL
Contract Experience Australian Standards, FIDIC, GC21, JBCC, NEC
Industries Buildings, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Transportation Infrastructure
Regional Experience Africa, Europe, Middle East, Oceania
Expert Highlights
  • Strong technical and engineering background.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination.
  • Clear and concise report writing and presentation skills.
  • Ability to simply present complex matters.

Timothy Harwin is a civil engineer with 20 years of construction industry experience. He has acted as a delay expert witness on 20 occasions.

“Timothy is one of the leaders in the market” “He has an exceptional eye for detail and produces high-quality reports” “Timothy is very strong on the witness stand”

WWL Arbitration Expert Witnesses 2024

Tim has testified and been cross-examined as an expert witness in arbitration proceedings, including giving concurrent evidence (hot-tubbing). He has acted as an independent expert in adjudication disputes in Australia and has extensive experience in the preparation of expert witness reports for adjudication, arbitration and litigation.

Tim has a strong technical and engineering background in the delivery of large building, civil and infrastructure projects, enabling him to provide his clients with sound and reliable advice. He has provided expert services on a range of building and infrastructure disputes across Asia, Africa, Australia and the Middle East for disputes arising on building, road, rail, bridge, power stations, oil pipelines, water treatment facilities, LNG facilities, mining infrastructure and solar projects.

Tim specialises in the analysis of delay, disruption and programming on construction projects. He has supported clients for projects with values up to US$1.5 billion and disputed values in excess of US$200 million.

Timothy Harwin holds degrees in civil engineering, business and construction law. He is a member of the Academy of Experts, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Chartered Institute of Building and the Society of Construction Law in Australia.

Timothy Harwin is a distinguished expert with a wealth of experience providing detailed delay, disruption and programming analysis in complex construction projects.

Contact Timothy
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

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