Category - Construction

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 Roddy Cormack 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? Senior associate Roddy Cormack 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 Roddy Cormack in Views
Categories: Commercial property | Construction | Litigation

When is a defect in how something is engineered or constructed not a “design” defect? Senior associate Roddy Cormack explains the latest twist in the tale of the Glendoe hydro electric scheme.

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A problem of perception versus reality? Why aren’t we all using BIM?

Posted, 16 March 2018 by Roddy Cormack in Views
Categories: Construction

Improved efficiency. Better productivity. Reduced waste. Its benefits are likely considerable, so why isn’t everyone in construction adopting BIM?

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Jet set debt - debt collection in the construction industry

Posted, 15 February 2018 by Roddy Cormack in Views
Categories: Construction

Cash (flow) really is king, but it seems the balance of power these days lies with debtors, so what can businesses do to get them to pay up?

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Setting out a stall for success in Scottish construction - The recent Build It Aberdeen Construction and Property Conference brought the sector together to discuss topics of interest for the north east.