Helen Turner

Delay Expert

Expert Highlights

  • Over 30 years’ experience in the construction and engineering industries
  • Grass roots industry experience as a senior planner for both clients, contractors and sub-contractors on projects up to £240 million
  • Specialist in the field of programming and planning, forensic planning and delay analysis
  • Experience as both claimant and respondent in Adjudications
  • Experienced in the use of Critical Path Analysis.
  • Commissioned to undertake programme audits, establish planning systems and ongoing programme management to avoid disputes
  • Delivery of bespoke planning related training with practical explanation of how to produce and manage meaningful programmes and records
  • Experience of planning and programming under JCT and NEC

Helen has over thirty years’ experience in the construction industry. In the last twenty years Helen has specialised in delay analysis and has been appointed as Delay Expert on several occasions.

Particular strengths include; working with clients to manage the completion of challenging projects, setting strategies to minimise delays and secure entitlement to time under the Contract, and help client to avoid the escalation of disputes via robust programming and planning.


Diploma in Arbitration
University Of Cardiff Expert Witness Accreditation
Academy of Experts – Expert Witness Course
Management of Contractual Claims

Professional Memberships

Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators