The construction of industrial sites is a critical phase, requiring in-depth knowledge of the standards governing international construction contracts and market practices. These projects most often take place as part of industrial partnerships with a great many actors. With this in mind, Gide has put in place a dedicated team enjoying unparalleled know-how in the field, and which combines skills from all fields of law.
Gide has developed considerable expertise in industrial partnerships and in the construction of industrial facilities, both in France and abroad. We assist construction firms, equipment providers, contracting authorities, lenders and multilateral international agencies.
Our lawyers negotiate construction, installation, provision and operating contracts for all kinds of industrial sites, whether for water treatment, waste recycling, power generation, oil refining and petrochemicals, electronic industry, the automotive, railway, aerospace and aviation industries, pharmaceutical installations, food production, etc. They are experts in industrial partnership contracts as well as in FIDIC-type contract standards and are equally able to prepare tailor-made agreements that match client specifications. Our specialists also defend Gide's clients in the event of litigation or arbitration proceedings connected to the performance of construction or partnership contracts.