Entries by Amy Holmes

08/06/2018 – GDPR – Are You Compliant?

  By Catriona Lingwood, Chief Executive of Constructing Excellence in the North East General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we’ve known it was coming for so long, but that still didn’t stop the tidal wave of GDPR emails over the last 2 weeks. Email after email of people asking you to opt in, informing you of […]

G4C National Conference 2018 #BounceBack

G4C (Generation for Change) is the young professional voice run by volunteers and is open to anyone looking to join the industry, or is in the earlier stages (up to 10 years’ experience) of their career in the built environment sector. It provides a platform to involve and integrate anyone looking to join, or those […]

Brand Identity in Construction

By Catriona Lingwood, Chief Executive of Constructing Excellence in the North East Despite being an industry worth more than £120bn annually, construction companies just aren’t household names. We really struggle with brand identity, which may be part of the problem with industry perception. If nobody knows who you are or what you do, how are […]

The Architect and the Budget

  By Graham Sutton, Associate Solicitor at Hay & Kilner Law Firm Will an architect be in breach of his duty of care if his design fails to take into account the client’s budget? This point was considered by the Technology and Construction Court (TCC) in the case of Riva Properties Limited v Foster + […]