Proptech, Contech and The Future of Construction The term ‘proptech’ has been around for some time now. It describes innovations in real-estate focussed technology. Usually, proptech refers to startup businesses aiming to use the latest technology to make real estate more efficient. ‘Contech’, in contrast, has attracted less attention and been a little slower off […]
At Lindford we don’t have a crystal ball. However, others far braver and cleverer than us have put their necks on the line so we don’t have to! Here’s a little summary of some of 2019 construction predictions from those brave enough to declare them… Retention & Collaboration Over at ClarksLegal, Ruth Wilkinson notes that […]
It might seem an unusual title, but it turns out Expertise actually does rock. We were proud sponsors last week of the charity event of the same name which took place at the Water Rats in central London. Four bands competed for the coveted title with Consilio and Land Securities being tied at the end […]
We often say, ‘hindsight is a great tool’. Had we known something before it was started, we may have made an alternative decision. This is often the case with construction projects and contract agreements. When parties to a construction contract set out their intentions, they are optimistic and positive for a successful outcome. At this […]
Download PDF Whether it’s during the contract period or at the final account stage, it is not uncommon that construction disagreements and disputes often relate to contract variations and in particular, the method by which the variation is valued. Indeed, whilst recent research shows historically adjudications relating to value of work and variations amount to […]Construction, Contract Administration, Contracts, Pre-contract, Risk,
The UK Construction Industry employs more than 2 million people – that’s 6% of the UK workforce. However, despite considerable improvements in culture, processes and risk controls over the years, it remains one of the most high risk industries to work in. The Construction (Design & Management) Regulations (CDM 2015) are the main set of […]ACOP, CDM, EU Directives, HSE, Regulations,
We’re please to showcase our new revised website! With an updated News/Blog area, you’ll find all our latest projects and keep up-to-date with recent sector news. We’ve also revised our service area so you’ll now find a more comprehensive list of Lindford Consulting services to give you a full insight into what we do. If you want […]
We would like to wish all our clients and contacts a wonderful Christmas and hope everyone enjoys the festive break! It’s been a busy year at Lindford Consulting; working on major projects with existing clients and new. We’re also working on our website so check back in the new year for when we go live!