News tagged Defects
  • Morgan Sindall sues consultant over Old Trafford steel defects

    A high court judge has ruled that Morgan Sindall can pursue damages for defective steelwork carried out by a subcontractor as part of its upgrade at Old Trafford Cricket Ground. The post Morgan Sindall sues consultant over Old Trafford steel defects appeared first on New Civil Engineer.

  • Balfour and Travelodge settle £800,000 dispute

    Balfour Beatty is on site carrying out work on a Travelodge hotel after an £800,000 dispute over alleged combustible cladding and other defects was settled. In 2020, Construction News revealed that Travelodge was suing Balfour over what it said were faults at the 70-room hotel… The post Balfour and Travelodge settle £800,000 dispute appeared first on Construction News.

  • Morgan Sindall sues consultant over Old Trafford cricket ground defects

    Morgan Sindall is seeking damages from a consultant over defects on Old Trafford Cricket Ground. The case against consultant Capita Property and Infrastructure is set to go ahead after a court ignored the consultant’s pleas to throw it out on the basis that the contractor… The post Morgan Sindall sues consultant over Old Trafford cricket ground defects appeared first on Construction News.

  • The courts’ robust approach to cladding-defect claims continues

    Eric Johnstone is a senior associate at Brodies LLP Solicitors In LDC (Portfolio One) Ltd v George Downing Construction Ltd and European Sheeting Ltd [2022] EWHC 3356 (TCC), the courts have issued their most recent judgment in relation to cladding defects. Background LDC owns three student-accommodation… The post The courts’ robust approach to cladding-defect claims continues appeared first on Construction News.

  • 3 ways to avoid defects in construction

    Defects in construction are a common reason for cost overruns, rework, claims, and more—implement these three strategies to avoid defects in your projects. The post 3 ways to avoid defects in construction appeared first on LetsBuild.

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