Are You Getting a Donkey Ride?
If you are building, then you are paying your builder handsomely, so you could be forgiven for thinking you have paid for a good ticket. So...
‘Death of a Tradesman’
When Arthur Miller wrote Death of a Salesman in 1949, he was exploring reality versus illusion and as the play demonstrates, each character has a unique...
Is Your Construction Contract Really a Sham?
In October 2015, the ABC’s 7:30 program ran a story featuring ‘David’ (not his real name).
Construction Tender Software: 4 Points to Consider
Most construction professionals would agree that the tendering/bidding process has changed significantly over the past 15 years.
National Security of Payment Approach Would Protect Subcontractors
Late payments, non-payments and insolvencies have been long standing blights on the Australian building and construction industry. Fire protection contractors have been in the front line...
Collecting Principal Payments
The head contractor’s gone bust. Now the principal wants you to keep working and to pay you direct. Watch out!
Pressure Grows Over Unpaid WA Subbies
The West Australian government has been accused of abandoning the state's small businesses as increasing numbers of subcontractors complain about not being paid for work on...
Construction Staff in Record Demand
As the sector’s workforce reaches its highest ever levels, demand for tradespeople and key staff throughout the construction sector in Australia is booming.