Climate change challenges

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Climate-proof: Why contractors need to adapt buildings and infrastructure to resist climate change

The recent devastating weather caused enormous damage to buildings and infrastructure. Contractors have a crucial role to play in adapting the built environment to resist climate change, but what steps must the industry take now to meet these challenge?

Rachel Vincent director Vincent Stokes

Going extra mile for clients breeds success in leisure and retail

As an operational fit-out contractor, what we do is pretty niche and, in the 10 years we’ve been trading, we’ve been very fortunate that our business pipeline has come mainly through repeat client work or from referrals.

Bill Barton partner Barton Legal

Construction pre-action protocol – making it work

What you need to know on the use of pre-action protocols and the benefits of early settlement.

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