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When Your Construction Project is Getting Out of Control

Construction projects are complex systems of engineering, technical, business and human relationships where risk is inherent and disputes often arise. Once a project starts to run into to problems, the last thing a contractor, owner or design professional wants to do is spend valuable resources arguing instead of resolving the issue.In many cases negotiations are complicated and every minute of delay to a project is costly.


To assist it clients mitigate the work involved to resolve construction disputes and negotiations, Construction Analysis provides comprehensive construction dispute prevention and resolution consulting services. Services include evaluations of contract change/adjustment requests, construction schedule delay/impact analysis, project status reviews and preparation & presentation construction claims.


The goal of Stephen Sullivan, the principle of Construction Analysis, is to provide his clients the tools and resources to timely and successfully resolve problems and avoid a lengthy dispute resolution process and costly litigation.


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Change Order Evaluation & Preparation Assistance

There is tremendous value of early change evaluation. So the focus of Construction Analysis is to proactively seek reconciliation opportunities by focusing on the key issues and working with clients to promote a atmosphere to actively address and recover all added cost caused by changes.

Our change order evaluation and consulting services will help you understand the impact of change and timely resolve change orders on projects.


Delay/Impact Analysis

The purpose of a Delay/Impact Analysis is to determine how past  delays and other activities have or will impact your construction project. Mr. Sullivan  has years of experience with all types of time impact analysis methods including:


  • Time Impact Evaluation

  • Modeled, Additive, Single & Multiple Base Analysis

  • Impacted As-Planned

  • Impacted Baseline

  • Impacted Update Analysis


Construction Plans

Construction Claim Preparation & Presentation

Through a comprehensive and industry accepted approach to the preparation and presentation of construction project change.& time extension requests is best means towards the timely resolution of construction claims.


With over 32 years of experience as construction claims consultant, Mr. Sullivan understand the how to prepare a well supported and documented construction claim that is necessary to allow contractual parties the settle claims. The goal of preparing well supported claim is to resolve a construction dispute without the need for litigation..




Expert Witness Services

If a disagreement arises and cannot be resolved out of court, Steve has the legal background and will work hard to produce the best possible outcome for your company and provide expert testimony where needed.


As an experienced construction claims consultant, Mr. Sullivan will work with you and your legal team to provide expert services for mediation, arbitration, and complete claims analysis to ensure a successful claims resolution.

Construction Site


Steve Sullivan has been involved in the construction industry for over 40 years, with the last 32 years working as construction consultant and expert. As a construction claims consultant, he has worked on the resolution of over 100 construction disputes for contractors, subcontractors, owners and developers. This work has involved:

  • US Corps of Engineer projects in Washington, Alaska and Indiana

  • US Federal Highway Administration Road Projects in Washington & Montana

  • US Federal HUD projects in Alaska, Arizona and Kentucky

  • US Veterans Administration Projects in Washington, California and Alaska

  • Work for the City of Los Angeles on the downtown 6th Street Bridge Reconstruction Project

  • Numerous State Department of Transportation Highway Projects in Montana, California, Washington, Idaho and Wyoming

  • Port of Seattle and Sound Transit Projects in the Puget Sound Area

  • US Navy Warf Project in Guam

  • Numerous city, county road, utility, hospital and building projects in Montana, Alaska, Washington and 

  • Numerous private commercial building projects, high-end residential and development projects


Services provided have focused on schedule analysis, analysis of loss of productivity and delay impacts caused by construction changes using current methodologies and CPM scheduling software including Primavera, Microsoft Project and Asta Powerproject Scheduling Software.


Steve has provided expert testimony in US Federal Court, State District Court, Arbitrations, Construction Dispute Review Boards and Mediations. Mr.Sullivan also served as mediator for the Flathead County, Montana Justice Court primarily on construction related cases.

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Construction Claims & Disputes Resolved


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1637 East 2nd Street

Whitefish, Montana 59937

Tel: 406-250-2039

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