James E. West
Senior Vice President
Education: University of North Texas - BBA Strategic Management
Mr. West has over twenty years of consulting experience involving construction cost and scheduling disputes. Mr. West has provided expert testimony on schedule and cost issues. He has provided expert consulting services on construction claims, government contract disputes, surety matters, subcontractor close-out, subcontractor default insurance, and project completion scheduling. Mr. West has consulted on a variety of projects including airports, condominiums, convention centers, hospitals, hotels, pipelines, processing and manufacturing facilities, retail development, stadiums, transportation, and other special use facilities. Mr. West has prepared and analyzed claims for schedule delays, disruption, and acceleration events. He has also provided schedule services which include peer reviews, schedule progressing, and creating and inserting fragnet activities. Mr. West has assisted in the development of baseline and completion schedules. He has analyzed project schedules and developed recovery schedules on troubled projects. Mr. West has analyzed and calculated damages and costs-to-complete.