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2705, 2020

Graduating during COVID-19

May 27th, 2020|

My daughter is graduating in engineering from university next month. This should be one of the most exciting periods of her life, full of high expectations and hopes for the future. For most graduates though, the workplace is looking very different from what they might have expected a year ago. According to the Financial Times [...]

1905, 2020

Collaboration – The Sensible Way Forward

May 19th, 2020|

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 and its effects on global Engineering Construction projects, I have held the view that the only sensible way for project stakeholders to address and resolve the challenges confronting them as a result of this pandemic is by collaborating together to find solutions that provide the most effective, productive and [...]

505, 2020

COVID-19: Disruption to Global Engineering Construction

May 5th, 2020|

Free Webinar series by Kingsfield Academy and Freeths The COVID-19 pandemic is severely impacting global engineering construction. The cost of disruption resulting from the pandemic will cause all parties to suffer, with the potential risk of complex, time-consuming and expensive dispute resolution. Does it have to be that way? With an industry-wide movement towards [...]

2904, 2020

COVID-19 – Surviving The Aftermath, what Are The Options For Engineering Construction?

April 29th, 2020|

Particularly when confronted by adversity and disaster, human beings behave…well, like humans. Common decency to help those who need it becomes the norm. This current crisis is no exception – there are many examples of people from different walks of life collaborating together for the common good in their communities.But what of the impending economic [...]

2804, 2020

Impact of coronavirus on your construction projects – the reality

April 28th, 2020|

There’s a lot of discussion in the press and on social media about the impact that this global pandemic is having on construction projects. There’s also lot of scaremongering about an impending global depression, about the collapse of the oil price, and the lack of direction at a governmental level leaving many companies fighting for survival. [...]

2404, 2020

COVID-19 & Project Costs

April 24th, 2020|

In this continuing series of webinars, we look at the cost effects of COVID-19 on your projects, exacerbated by the impact of the expected economic downturn. Corporate leaders and project teams will need to make considerable efforts in the months ahead to mitigate these effects, as well as developing skills that will be needed [...]