AMEC Civil Engineering Ltd v Secretary of State for Transport
Citation: 1 WLR 2339 CA,  Con LJ Vol. 21 No.8 p.640 CA,  101 Con LR 26 CA,  CILL 2228 and  BLR 227 CA and  CILL 2189 TCC (the meaning of ‘dispute’ and the operation of Clause 66 of the ICE standard form)
Nature of case:
The Court of Appeal considered whether there was a ‘dispute or difference’ capable of being referred to the engineer for a decision before instituting arbitration proceedings; whether the engineer’s decision was valid; and whether the engineer was required to comply with the rules of natural justice.