I recently heard of a project manager on a Government project gloating that it was a win when the construction company collapsed after his project was completed. With so many large projects in trouble - late, over budget or incomplete - what does a successful project look like?
Musings of a busy mind
All too often, designers and yards get themselves into conflict over who owns "copyright", what designs have been paid for, who can adapt the designs for future vessels, and whether or not a royalty is due.
It is all too easily avoided by recording what is agreed at the outset.