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Sunday September 23, 2018

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Engineers Losing Millions through Bad Contract Administration
Business
Tuesday June 28 2016

Engineers Losing Millions through Bad Contract Administration

Of all tasks which can lead to costly disputes if not done well, one area which is particularly critical for engineers in Australia revolves around contract...

Arbitration, Courts or Tribunals?
Business
Monday November 23 2015

Arbitration, Courts or Tribunals?

Building disputes can be resolved in a variety of judicial and quasi-judicial forums, three of the most common being arbitration, courts and tribunals.

Why Australia Should Regulate Expert Witnesses
Business
Wednesday July 16 2014

Why Australia Should Regulate Expert Witnesses

Rather than being about juries swayed by Hollywood style antics, building cases are about defects, cracks, delays, and cost of delays and rectification and are presided...

BCA Guide – No More than a Guide
Business
Tuesday April 8 2014

BCA Guide – No More than a Guide

In the construction industry in Australia, it is not uncommon to refer to the Guide to the Building Code of Australia (the Guide) to help interpret...