Irish Offshore Construction and related Infrastructure Contracts – Legal Overview of the Developing Market

05 Nov 2021

CIF in conjunction with Jamie Ritchie from LK Shields Solicitors hosted a webinar on the 3rd November looking at Offshore Construction and related Infrastructure and Contracts. The webinar will last approx. 45 minutes and will include time for Q&A.


This session will give a broad overview of the legal framework which exists in relation to Irish offshore and related infrastructure projects, including risks and key deliverables to consider. Items that will be addressed include:

  • Nature and form of typical contracts used on offshore construction and related infrastructure projects
  • Cross-jurisdictional issues, applicable laws, permitting and foreshore licences
  • Irish Maritime Area Planning Bill
  • The importance of harmonising technical schedules with the body of the contract
  • Bespoke clauses required for managing risks
  • Recent case law updates in offshore and subsea projects.

Members can view the recording on the CIF Training website, here – 

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