CDM Regulations: What you need to know
Changes are once more afoot in the health and safety arena and until now the CDM Regulations have had little direct impact on private clients, unless projects have been undertaken via a corporate body. All of that has now changed and a significant portion of domestic projects will now likely fall within the regulations.
The Low-down on RBKC’s Basement Policy
The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea (RBKC) has carried out a radical review of its basement policy and the proposed new CL7 policy, under the current Core Strategy, has shaken and stirred some members of the construction community.
Do You Need A Project Manager?
Do you actually need to use a project manager? In truth, the answer depends on what you want to achieve, how you want to accomplish it and what guarantees you want along the way.
Envisage that you have just taken possession of your very wonderful new home in London or the countryside, following extensive refurbishment works.
A Practical Approach to Completion
Probably the single most emotive subject. Practical completion and liquidated damages combine to be probably the single most emotive subject that may arise on a building project.
Deconstructing the Team
Let’s take a look at the subject of team. How do we achieve the Holy Grail of ‘on budget’ and ‘on time’? The obvious point is avoiding design changes. But there are numerous much more subtle trip hazards that arise during a construction project.