Contractors Found Liable For $21M Pavement Project's Delays

Law360, New York (April 2, 2013, 4:53 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge ruled Monday that general contractor AMEC Earth & Environmental Inc. and its subcontractor, a joint venture between Nippo Corp. and International Bridge Corp., were liable for delays and cost overruns on a $21.2 million U.S. Air Force runway repaving project in Guam.

U.S. District Judge Cynthia M. Rufe largely sided with the joint venture on certain breach of contract claims. The suit accused AMEC of unreasonably insisting that the joint venture use certain materials — even if they were hard to get...
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