Following Edge Consult’s appointment, it quickly became apparent that the main contractor, who had by now offered a £30,000 settlement offer, was unwilling to resolve this dispute to the sub-contractor’s satisfaction. At this point it was clear to us that the next step should be to commence an adjudication. Within one week the necessary documentation had been assembled, checked and prepared. By the end of the following week the adjudication Notice and Referral were ready. The adjudication then commenced.