Category - Construction

Innovation in construction — the good and the necessary

Posted, 19 February 2019 by Jennifer Young in Views
Categories: Construction

What types of innovation does the construction industry embrace? And what's the best way forward? Chairman and partner Jennifer Young explains.

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Setting out a stall for success in Scottish construction

Posted, 04 December 2018 by Jennifer Young in Views
Categories: Construction | Corporate | Oil and gas

The recent Build It Aberdeen Construction and Property Conference brought the sector together to discuss topics of interest for the north east.

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Because I say so - the near death of the smash and grab adjudication

Posted, 03 December 2018 by Jennifer Young in Views
Categories: Construction

Is a recent appeal court decision the final nail in the coffin of smash and grab adjudication? Or has it simply muddied the waters? Chairman and partner Jennifer Young explains.

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Taking the high road — what next for the AWPR contract?

Posted, 08 November 2018 by Jennifer Young in Views
Categories: Commercial contracts | Construction

While we wait for a definitive AWPR completion date amid ongoing discussions and debate, chairman and construction partner Jennifer Young looks at what could happen contractually.

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Between a fault and a hard place — again

Posted, 02 May 2018 by Jennifer Young in Views
Categories: Commercial property | Construction | Litigation

When is a defect in how something is engineered or constructed not a “design” defect? Chairman and partner Jennifer Young explains the latest twist in the tale of the Glendoe hydro electric scheme.

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