Controversial government procurement framework finally ready despite T&T’s compensation claim
Contractor challenged Hammersmith and Fulham council decision to appoint Mitie to £177m housing maintenance contract
Survey finds long payment terms and late payment remain rife in the industry
Dean Webster, aged 55, steps down from consultant’s board after 34 years with firm
Outgoing Qinetiq chief executive Leo Quinn promises to ‘restore Balfour Beatty to its rightful place on the global stage’
Construction’s recovery was always going to bring higher wages and the upward pressure on salaries is almost countrywide
Defining what is a building – or more specifically a construction operation – is not as easy as you think
What effects would the outbreak of war on the international construction market?
Goldman Sachs’ proposed headquarters is being hindered by two right to light disputes. But should the City of London Corporation use its powers to override these rights?
National standards are part of the government’s drive to cut costs, but will there be other consequences?
A second edition of the ICC form – aimed at infrastructure projects – is on the horizon. But how much of an improvement over its predecessor is the consultative edition?
Recent cases may prompt employers to increase the liquidated damages they seek from contractors, who in turn may be more inclined to pass them down to subcontractors
The latest module in our CPD series considers the importance of consistent, accurate data in the BIM process, and the key role played by manufacturers in providing it. This module is sponsored by British Gypsum
Radiant panels can be used as an alternative to traditional convectors to heat and cool buildings. This module, sponsored by Zehnder, examines their benefits, design considerations and most common applications
This CPD module, sponsored by Newforma, will discuss the role of project information management software
Global construction is set to boom over the next decade, so where are UK construction consultants most in demand?
The number of women in construction is still woefuly low. We need to engage with schools so that children have a better idea of what construction can offer
More and more construction professionals who want to gain a competitive edge to progress their careers are turning to distance learning. Just don’t think of it as the easy option