Contracts Consultant


Kinlan Consulting Pty Ltd offers contractual support to Clients comprising both Employers and Contractors in the tendering, negotiation & execution of civil & marine infrastructure projects, including dredging & reclamation works and offshore projects. Kinlan Consulting accomplishes this by analyzing the specific needs of an organization; then applying its expertise in contract management to enable the Client to make the right choices based on sound contract management practice.

Company Profile

David Kinlan. the Principal of Kinlan Consulting Pty Ltd. is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and Queensland Registered Adjudicator with 25 years of professional experience who provides in depth contractual services to the civil and marine infrastructure industry both within Australia and on a worldwide basis.

kinlan-consulting-bookThe cornerstone of the business is to provide tender preparation and analysis, contract administration and dispute resolution services to both Employers and Contractors.

We specialise in the identification, management and appraisal of the risks, opportunities, liabilities and entitlements that are associated with civil engineering construction contracts, with a particular focus on the marine infrastructure industry.

We promote the establishment of commercially beneficial relationships between contracting parties such that there is a proper balance of risk allocation between contract parties.Please click here to order a copy of our whitepapers.

The book “Adverse Physical Conditions and the Experienced Contractor” authored by David Kinlan and published by Delft Academic Press ISBN : 97890-6562-327-0 takes a critical look at how to escape the worst pitfalls of site investigations and – when an adverse physical condition is discovered – how to make the best of a “bad” situation.

The book is available to order on Amazon, just click here. For more information, visit the book’s web site.