Tim Maddock is deputy general counsel and head of contracts with Van Oord, dredging and marine contracting based in the Netherlands. Tim is a solicitor. He worked for various large city law firms in London, including six years in the international arbitration department at Clifford Chance. Tim joined Van Oord in 2001. He is responsible for the international contract management and dispute resolution of Van Oord. For the last 15 years, he has been involved in contracting and dispute resolution worldwide, including Singapore, Romania, Australia, Dubai, India and Argentina and is very familiar with all international standard forms. He was part of the FIDIC task group that reviewed the Form of Contract for Dredging and Reclamation.
Articles By Tim Maddock
A Review of the FIDIC Blue Book (Second Edition)
In 2006, FIDIC published a specialised contract for dredging and reclamation activities – the FIDIC Form of Contract for Dredging and Reclamation Works. Ten years later, the second edition of this book has been released with updates to better reflect actual practice and to increase usage of the book.