Request for Equitable Adjustment (REA)

Whether you are a contractor preparing a request for equitable adjustment (REA), or an owner responding to one, Spire has the team and experience you need in order to substantiate or defend your position on the project. We assist clients in all construction industries by offering strategic insights and support including analysis, quantification, preparation and presentation of REAs and construction claims.

Should an REA be determined to be an appropriate course of action, Spire’s consultants have the knowledge and experience to assist with developing a strategic approach, preparing, and presenting the REA in a way that will maximize your potential for recovering potential losses. A thorough analysis of project contracts and documentation along with effective written and graphical illustrations of the facts can assist in supporting your position. Spire’s experts can assist with the preparation and presentation of all types of REAs and claims including:

  • Scope Changes
  • Schedule Delay and Disruption
  • Payment Claims
  • Termination Claims
  • Delay Claims
  • Cost of Corrective Work
  • Tort Claims
  • Construction Productivity Loss
  • Construction Means and Methods
  • Unforeseen and Differing Site Conditions
  • Management Issues
  • Assessment of Force Majeure Events
  • Defective and Deficient Contract Documents
  • Constructive and Directed Change
  • Construction Acceleration
  • Wrongful Contract Termination or Suspension
  • Construction Claim Presentation and Negotiation