Welcome to the Autumn 2018 edition of Under Construction, the Construction team update.
Jim Alexander takes a look at the Court of Appeal authority on the question of whether clauses seeking to allocate responsibility for concurrent delay are effective.
Natalie Pilagos discusses the guidance from the courts on whether Project Manager's assessments under the NEC3 contract can be challenged.
Andrew Wood considers the development of regulations on the safe use of drones.
Paul Blakeway discusses the new arbitration law in the UAE aimed at cementing the country’s reputation as a world-class arbitration hub.
The House of Lords' Science and Technology Select Committee report "Off-site manufacture for construction: Building for Change" suggests that off-site manufacturing could provide a solution to the need for housing. Sarah Strange offers her views on whether the development finance market is ready to fund modular residential developments.