BMBF (No. 12) Ltd –v- Harland & Wolff Shipbuilding & Heavy Industries Ltd.

Dominic Kendrick QC

[2001] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 227; [2001] 2 All ER (Comm) 385

Dominic Kendrick QC – Shipbuilding contract – Default – Possession – Contract for building a drill-ship – Delays in completion and delivery – Builders tendered delivery – Owner alleged default by builders – Owner took possession of vessel and completed her elsewhere – Whether owner obliged to pay to builder outstanding instalments payable by owner on delivery of vessel.

Date added: June 8th, 2001


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