A Senior Planning, Scheduling and Delay Expert, who has over 30 years full project management lifecycle experience from business case and feasibility planning through to post completion claims resolution and formal disputes. Mr. Steven Root has led master programme and project controls teams for several mega construction projects as well as delivering strategic project advisory services to clients across multiple sectors. He has completed many successful business cases and financial feasibility studies, developing whole lifecycle financial models to forecast revenue, OPEX and cash flow projections.
He has worked on several rail projects, including the Channel Tunnel, London Underground network (Northern Line-DLR intersection, Jubilee Line Extension Project, Cross rail), Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway (Island Line, West Island Line, South Island Line, Shatin Central Link, Airport Line, Cross Border High Speed Line & Terminus). Mr. Horne has prepared multiple commercial reports and EOT assessments. He has acted as a programming specialist and independent Expert Witness for several commercial arbitrations and litigations, giving oral evidence 4 times to date.
He has also led delay recovery programming exercises, including re-tendering, and developing and implementing critical project recovery and monitoring measures. Mr. Horne has knowledge and understanding of the major forms of Contract including NEC 3, NEC4, ICC, JCT and other bespoke forms.