The Golden Thread of Responsibility

  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 their residents. We also hear the Housing Forum’s assessment of…

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Short film series

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. 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 Matt Molloy of MCMC. The movie addresses the following key questions:…

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Programme advice:

 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 on time.” Kim Kerton – Director, Project management, Capita property…

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The Management of Time

Guide to Good Practice in the Management of Time in Complex Projects In 2010, Alan Chaired the CIOB’s Guide to the Management of Time; Delayed completion affects IT, process plant, oil and gas, civil engineering, shipbuilding and marine work contracts. In fact it affects all industries in all countries and the bigger the project, the more damage delayed completion causes to costs, to reputation and sometimes, even to the survival…

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Project Management

Code of practice for Project Management Alan Midgley was delighted to have been part of the CIOB’s working group for the 5th Edition; The first edition of the Code of Practice for Project Management for Construction and Development , published in 1992, was groundbreaking in many ways. Now in its fifth edition, prepared by a multi–institute task force coordinated by the CIOB and including representatives from RICS, RIBA, ICE, APM…

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