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Tom Spilsted

Founder of Construo


Location

Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom

Sector

Commercial, Commercial offices, Defence, Gas, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Rail, Residential, Tall buildings, Utilities

Website

https://construo.io

Experience

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CEO Construo Jun 2019 - Present London, UK
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Director Hockerley Consult Limited May 2013 - Present Whaley Bridge, UK
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Commercial Director Lendlease May 1999 - May 2013 London, UK
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Commercial Manager Bovis Construction Limited Apr 1990 - May 1999 London, UK
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Quantity Surveyor Bovis International Limited Apr 1988 - Mar 1990 St John's, Antigua and Barbuda
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Quantity Surveyor Bovis International Limited Jan 1984 - Mar 1988 Aden, Yemen
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Quantity Surveyor Bovis International Limited Jan 1983 - Dec 1983 Jizan, Saudi Arabia

Education

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Newcastle Polytechnic Sep 1975 - Jun 1979

Activity

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O. Cleghorn MCInstCES
Under the JCT DB 2016 does unpaid VAT entitle a Contractor to suspend performance, and secondly, is interest due on the VAT unpaid?
Asked by O. Cleghorn MCInstCES, 3 weeks ago
VAT is always a tricky subject as the regulations are often complex and lengthy. I would always recommend specialist accountancy advice as a cross che ...
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Andrew Crawford
Is there a condition precedent under JCT 2016 compared to JCT 2011 or is it in both forms for recovering loss and expense?
Asked by Andrew Crawford, 1 month ago
I enclose an extract from the Guide to SBC 11 published by the RIBA and authored by Sarah Lupton, which I always find useful in assessing the intent a ...
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Andrew Crawford
Is there a condition precedent under JCT 2016 compared to JCT 2011 or is it in both forms for recovering loss and expense?
Asked by Andrew Crawford, 1 month ago
Andy in my experience of projects using JCT on either of the 2 forms you have quoted from in the question these clauses are frequently amended by the ...
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Andrew Crawford
Is it permissible for the payer to pay the payee loss and expense that is likely to be incurred, but has not yet been incurred?
Asked by Andrew Crawford, 1 month ago
Often I have experienced this approach on JCT projects where the Contractor and the Employer are keen to ensure a completion date is met. Often the pr ...
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Tom Spilsted
Will Covid-19 improve productivity in construction?
Asked by Tom Spilsted, 1 month ago
Matt thanks for you’re answer. Really appreciated. Hadn’t heard of this Approach will do some research. I have met Peter, he’s working on a tall build ...
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