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Saturday July 21, 2018

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Building Surveyors Are not Arbiters of Good Taste
Business
Thursday August 25 2016

Building Surveyors Are not Arbiters of Good Taste

Plaintiffs love to sue building surveyors, and a great many builders have a habit of joining building surveyors as third parties.

BIM for Cost Managers – RICS UK Guidance Note 1st Edition Released
Technology
Thursday January 28 2016

BIM for Cost Managers – RICS UK Guidance Note 1st Edition Released

Upon release of the RICS UK 1st edition “BIM for cost managers: requirements from the BIM model” guidance note in August last year, Australian-based quantity surveyors...

State Building Regulator Censured for Mt Waverley Collapse
Business
Friday October 16 2015

State Building Regulator Censured for Mt Waverley Collapse

The Victorian Building Authority has come under fire for its failure to undertake sufficient measures to safeguard residents and buildings from incidents such as the Mt...

Why We Need a Floor on Building Surveying Fees
Business
Monday October 21 2013

Why We Need a Floor on Building Surveying Fees

As the class of professionals responsible for certifying that a building is complete and fit for occupation and (if not done by a Principal Certifying Authority)...