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ICE provides both early intervention conflict avoidance for engineering and construction projects as well as a class-leading dispute resolution service. We nominate and appoint adjudicators, arbitrators and mediators.
We apply the same rigour and care to our arbitration, mediation, dispute board, expert and dispute avoidance services.
Our dispute resolution professionals are skilled in law, civil engineering, quantity surveying, commercial management, architecture, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering and building services. They have themselves undergone the most rigorous assessment processes.
The ICE independently nominates our dispute resolvers for dispute resolution on behalf parties to maintain impartiality.
To ensure complete impartiality within our nominations we nominate from a cab rank and choose the dispute resolver based on the specifications provided by the applicant.
The ICE dispute resolution service, runs a multi-disciplinary service that includes lawyers, surveyors, architects, structural, mechanical and civil engineers. The ICE Dispute Resolution Register: Welcome Guide contains all the relevant information to support your application to the dispute resolution registers.
The ICE dispute resolution service welcomes enquiries from potential candidates who consider they are suitable for admission to the Register but whose career path has been different to that described to support this the ICE dispute resolution service, run a free mentor and pupillage scheme. Please contact the dispute resolution service for further information.
Parties may use adjudication with or without legal or other representation.
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The Pledge was initiated by several of the UK’s leading professional bodies for construction and engineering, together they form the Conflict Avoidance Coalition Steering Group.
Becoming a Pledge signatory signals to clients and suppliers that:
When you sign you will be listed on the online Conflict Avoidance directory.
Your organisation will be listed on the Conflict Avoidance Directory as Bronze, Silver or Gold,