Chantel Russell

Delay Expert

Expert Highlights

  • Chartered Engineer with over 10 years of design and construction experience in Oil and Gas sector in Concept, FEED, Detailed Design, Construction Phases
  • Practical experience of multi-disciplinary projects
  • Provides independent claims analysis on a number of CCi’s complex Delay In Start Up (DSU), Increase Cost of Working (ICOW) and Prolongation claims across a range of insurance industry sectors
  • Preparation of Delay Assessment Reports for Insurers, in line with policy requirements
  • Fluent in French

Chantel is a Structural Engineer with over 10 years’ experience in both design and fabrication predominantly within the Oil and Gas industry. She has extensive practice in working in complex multi-disciplinary teams in order to successfully deliver projects. Chantel also has construction experience of complex construction projects in South Korean fabrication yard, Hyundai Heavy Industries.

Chantel’s technical experience has enabled her to understand the intricacies of construction delays, and to utilise her knowledge in delay analysis.

Chantel provides independent claims analysis for time-related insurance claims including Delay in Start Up (DSU), Increase Cost of Working (ICOW) and Prolongation across a wide range of sectors including, but not limited to: Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Renewables, Construction, Buildings.

Chantel is able to provide these services in French as she is bilingual having studied and work in France.


MEng (Honours) – Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London
CEng – Chartered Engineer, Institute of Civil Engineers

Professional Memberships

Chartered Member of the Institute of Civil Engineers