Paul Nash says ethics will be a central theme of his year-long tenure
With an influx of huge construction projects being readied across the world, and a shortage of people to build them, working outside the UK seems like a sure-fire route to a better pay packet
Building’s student panel from Nottingham Trent share their thoughts on the building in Blackburn
Tesco used sale and leaseback transactions to release value from its property portfolio. But would it have been better off keeping the freehold of its own stores?
After last month’s shock Brexit vote, how will the development market be affected? Now more than ever, firms will need to be proactive
AI programmes are becoming part of legal process. Could construction lawyers could be facing obsolescence?
With inflation levels low, construction contracts are now less likely to offer fluctuation provisions. But the question as to where the risk of price changes should lie has not gone away
Judges in the TCC will usually say that adjudicators’ decisions are there to be enforced. But a Part 8 procedure can be used to alter final decisions on self-contained legal points
Can you put a price on the distress and anxiety caused by a building project that goes awry? Some previous cases provide guidance
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The latest in our CPD series introduces specifying softwood decking. This module is sponsored by Marley Eternit
High-performance windows are crucial to reducing the energy use of buildings. This CPD introduces key aspects of glazing and frame design, as well as the relevant standards and guidance. It is sponsored by Reynaers
When used in external cladding systems, SIPs can help to reduce thermal transmittance and air-leakage rates. This CPD, sponsored by Kingspan Insulation, highlights the key design considerations
Many professionals in our male-dominated industry say they want to spend more time with their children. So why aren’t new dads taking up their recent right to shared parental leave? We talk to two fathers who took time out of the workplace
New legislation will mean firms have to publish how much both male and female employees are paid. Will this be the end of the gender pay gap?
It took Andy Steele just five years to transform Connaught into a £240m-turnover sensation. Can he pull it off again?