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The numerous risks involved in managing the supply chain were discussed by a panel of experts in webinar organised by Construction News and supported by Alcumus.
Only 34 per cent of UK construction companies collaborate to manage supplier risk, costing them up to £32m annually, according to new research.
Information about the exclusion zone in which Crossrail worker René Tkacik died was not covered in a 20-minute briefing before his shift, an inquest into his death has heard.
The High Court has dismissed a legal challenge opposing Eric Pickles’ decision to approve plans for the £1.3bn redevelopment of the the Shell Centre on London’s South Bank.
Tottenham Hotspur have been given the all-clear to begin planning a new stadium after a local business’ appeal against a compulsory purchase order was rejected by the High Court.
The CIS has existed now for over 40 years, and changes proposed in the 2014 Budget have started to come into effect. How will this affect your business?
One cannot accuse this government of being slow to initiate and implement new ideas to relax planning laws to stimulate new housing supply.
Reaching a settlement before the court steps in can be preferable for many reasons. But a recent case has considered whether agreeing a settlement sum is enough to make the agreement full and binding – or is something else needed?
The Intellectual Property Act came into force late last year with some potential implications for construction. So what do contractors and designers need to consider?
Right-to-light disputes have the potential to stop a development in its tracks - so what should developers be aware of?
Recent decision highlights why contractors need to move quickly if they receive final certificates they wish to dispute.
The final certificate usually brings the payment process under a construction contract to an end. But just how final is it?
Adjudication enforcement is being encouraged even if it means one party cherry-picking from a much wider dispute.