What is the New Engineering Contract (NEC)?
The NEC provides contracts to ensure successful relationships between parties and the completion of projects in construction works.
What is the Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT)?
The JCT produces standard forms of construction contracts and guidance notes for use by the construction industry.
Construction differs from many other sectors in the widespread use of formalised systems of standard contracts, the two most common of which are the Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) and the New Engineering Contract (NEC).
If your construction or engineering business is limited by guarantee, it follows that you will have shareholders.
As the value of the pound fluctuates and inflation rises in the UK, you may be wondering how you should adapt your contracts to work through this difficult time.
A landmark legal action has been launched following a two-year delay in urgent fire safety remediation work.
Individuals’ demands are constantly changing and what they want from their homes is no exception. People want to make sure it is built to the highest standard but also meets all their needs.
How can I protect my construction business from the impact of fluctuating exchange rates?
Following the Chancellor’s mini-Budget in September, the longstanding drop of the pound’s value accelerated, placing a spotlight how exchange rates affect businesses.
The recent late payment crisis has caused no end of misery for construction and engineering contractors.
A large majority of women have experienced or witnessed sexual harassment or gender discrimination in the workplace, according to a survey of 6,000 working people.