Force Majeure

Neither party shall be liable for failure or delay in performing its obligations under the Contract where such failure or delay is caused by a Force Majeure Event.

 A Force Majeure Event means any event beyond a party’s reasonable control, which by its nature could not have been foreseen, or if it could have been foreseen, was unavoidable, including strikes, lock-outs, lockdowns or other industrial disputes (whether involving its own workforce or a third party’s), failure of energy sources or transport network, acts of God, war, riot, fires, floods, storms, earthquakes, epidemics, or similar events, natural disasters or extreme adverse weather conditions, or default of suppliers or subcontractors.