Useful Construction Resources - Construction management

Collaboration in construction

1 April, 2020

An article in RICS Modus magazine by Emma Stapleton. The industry has finally woken up to the fact that if we all work together, rather than in silos, then everyone benefits.

Standard forms of contract

Construction management

Black Box Thinking - Matthew Syed

1 April, 2020

Not an obvious choice of reading for the Construction industry, however a fascinating read. See the attached extracts for a few interesting items. My take from this book was that open and no blame discussion can produce step change improvement

Construction management

Project management

Modernizing Project Controls for the Digital Era an E book by Oracle

5 April, 2020

Making the case for modern project controls When you bring up the need for business transformation or project controls, the responses are often lamentably predictable: • “Our current system is outdated and frustrating to project teams, but it’s what we

Construction management



Sticking together. An article by Chris Green in the RICS Journal in April / May 2020.

10 May, 2020

Vertical integration can benefit the construction industry, but contractors, clients and the supply chain must understand when it is most appropriate - and what the potential risks are.

Supply chain

Specialist subcontractor

Construction management