Cases & Deals

Engineering company resolves underground pipeline dispute

Clients Engineering company

Jones Day represented an engineering company in its role as a construction manager on a complex 14-party dispute regarding a large underground pipe replacement project for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission. The engineering company, as construction manager, was sued by the contractor for allegedly failing to prevent the contractor from installing and approving defectively welded pipes. Jones Day resolved the case in a settlement on the eve of trial.