Gary McGifford is an expert forensic planner with nearly 30 years of experience working in the UK and internationally for consultant and client organisations.
Gary has design, pre-site and site construction planning experience, primarily in the building (commercial, government and private), rail, water utility, air transport and renewable energy (onshore and offshore wind farms) sectors. Gary is also experienced in the oil and gas sector.
Gary has specialised in forensic planning and delay analysis over the last ten years and has been instructed in respect of formal dispute resolution proceedings acting as an independent expert on a number of occasions (under CPR35). He has been instrumental in assisting the parties and their advisors in the resolution in a number of mediations and adjudications. Gary has also been engaged as an independent expert in an advisory role, assisting clients in the production and/or defence of extension of time claims.
Gary is conversant with the various forms of delay analysis methodologies and is a fully competent practitioner of manual and computer aided planning and project control techniques and systems.