Shawton Engineering Ltd v DGP International

Citation: CILL 2306 CA

Nature of case:
This case arose from a design sub-sub-contract relating to a process plant in Sellafield for handling nuclear waste. The issue arose as to the circumstances in which a contracting party could lawfully terminate a contract for delay in performance where the obligation was to complete within a reasonable time.

Link to Judgment

See other reports:
[2006] Con LJ Vol. 22 No. 2 p. 129 CA
[2006] BLR 1 CA
[2005] All ER(D) 241 CA


David Thomas KC

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