Professor David Mosey Director, Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution at King’s College London has produced the third in a series of Videos on FAC1 and collaborative working. This video explores how Futures Housing Group has used the FAC-1 framework alliance contract to combine agreed cost savings with new opportunities for small local contractors and more integrated support for [...]
We are pleased to highlight that Alan was invited to chair the second of the Supply Chain Schools events on DLT in Construction on Thursday 21 March 2019. Feedback from Wilmott Dixon on the session: Great morning with Action Sustainability [supply chain school] and a few experts from the hashtag#blockchain world exploring, discussing and hashtag#debating emerging applications in the built [...]
This event will:
Provide an understanding of Blockchain technology and its potential applications in construction supply-chains.
Share what is currently happening with Blockchain in construction.
Showcase experiences and lessons learned from early adopters.
Further the conversation around how this technology can be used to drive better construction and social outcomes.
With presentations from BRE, DNV GL, Ehab, Resilience Brokers and more, you will have the opportunity to network and participate in discussions with innovators who are at the forefront of this technology in our industry.
We are pleased to note that expert evidence provided by Alan for an adjudication in May 2018 was instrumental in the Adjudicators decision to award in favor of his client. In particular he received the following commendations: "Had a chance to look over the decision....I read a pleasing amount of "I agree with Mr Midgley." I was also happy to [...]
For those who are interested in the facts, the attached parliamentary report should make an interesting read. Parliamentary report into the collapse of Carillion ...When dividends are paid on the basis of expected profits, the company is effectively borrowing money to pay its shareholders... ...In the five years from 2012 to 2016, Carillion paid out £217 million more in dividends [...]
This July 2016 SCL paper by Michael Mendelblat, may make an interesting read for those facing a dispute over goods or materials on site, the ownership of which has come into question as a consequence of the recent and unfortunate demise of Carillion.
High Rise Developments We are pleased to announce that AG Midgley Ltd has been appointed by WRBC developments to provide planning and programming advice on their high rise development - The Scalpel in the city of London.
CIOB's Short film series. AG Midgley worked with, and received a commendation from the CIOB to coordinate a section of a short film series on disputes in the construction industry. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDa_0Ez3AxE The movie features questions from David Woolven of The Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, discussions by Professor David Mosey of King's College London, as well as [...]
AG Midgley Ltd was invited by the Singapore Contractors Association (SCAL) to be a speaker at a one day seminar and then to provide a full day's masterclass workshop at their Construction Productivity Conference, on 24 & 25 May 2017. SCAL has been representing the construction industry in Singapore since 1937 and is represented in the policy-making committees of Singapore's [...]
AGM Ltd provided expert advisory services on a confidential basis in relation to delays on a significant infrastructure project with a value in excess of £1Bn. The role involved liaising with multiple interfaces including solicitors, clients, designers, and other experts, at a senior level for a wholly bespoke form of contract.
Blue chip client completes on time. “AG Midgley were commissioned to provide programme advice for one of our blue chip clients, on a large scheme in the Midlands. Alan’s advice allowed us to not only mitigate delays through informed commercial discussions, but also to avoid disputes and to resolve a series of key changes amicably. The project successfully achieved PC [...]