Potential transfer into new scheme deemed illegal
Fine is one of largest ever imposed on a contractor for a fatality
Main contractor claims it incurred liquidated damages as a result of handing the project over late
Breeden handed job of expanding taken-over consultancy’s offices business
A calmer economic climate has finally let consultants slow the rate of pay growth, according to this year’s Hays Consultants’ Salary Survey. But will they be able to keep their feet on the ground?
Building’s student panel from Nottingham Trent share their thoughts on the building in Blackburn
You want to claim the cost of extra works without a written instruction? A new Court of Appeal case just made life a little easier
A recent case highlights the complexities of the subcontractor relationship compared to that of employer and main contractor, in terms of extensions of time and delays
As one of our longest-serving columnists prepares to bow out, she looks back at how things have changed in construction law since she wrote her first column for the magazine
With Africa a future engine of global growth, Morocco is a potential gateway to the continent for UK construction companies
Adjudication is supposed to ensure that payments are made quickly to keep the money flowing. Is this always the case or do two recent decisions show the TCC to be at odds with itself?
FIDIC forms of contract outline an engineer’s role in making determinations but how can you be sure that their decision is fair and impartial?
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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
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?
Three times as many people are leaving the industry each year as are joining, so today’s skills crisis is set to get a lot worse