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Posted Jul 13, 2020 Security Of Payment Act: Court of Appeal Decision Settles Law Regarding Supporting Statements
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Casenote: TFM Epping Land Pty Ltd v Decon Australia Pty Ltd [2020] NSWCA 93[1] On 14 May 2020 the Court of Appeal delivered its decision in the matter of TFM Epping Land Pty Ltd v Decon Australia Pty Ltd [2020] NSWCA 93 in respect of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999…

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Posted Jun 25, 2020 Biowood: When A Building Product Is Found Wanting
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  Remedies for Construction INTRODUCTION The decision of The Owners Strata Plan No 92888 v Taylor Construction Group Pty Ltd & Frasers Putney Pty Ltd (2019) 15 November 2019 raises important issues for construction and fire safety compliance. We set out our comments about this decision and its consequences. THE CLAIM Biowood* cladding had been…

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Posted Apr 27, 2020 MBA Webinar: Building License Requirements
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If you missed MBA’s first webinar and presentation from our Special Counsel John Hodgkinson, look no further. John speaks about Builders Licence and gives valuable tips if you have had trouble in the past and helps point you in the right direction. Contact us For more information, please contact our lawyers David Glinatsis or John…

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Posted Apr 18, 2017 BIM Project Strategy, Procurement and Contractual Risk
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COST: $165.00 per person ($150 per person if three or more from one company) Mid-session food and drinks provided Construction industry participants should not miss this seminar if they want practical knowledge on building information modelling (BIM) in a construction project from planning through to operations. This seminar will be of particular interest to new…

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Posted Mar 17, 2017 An Australian First – National Standards on BIM
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The Australasian Procurement and Construction Council (APCC) and the Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) released the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Knowledge and Skills Framework (“framework”) earlier this month. The APCC and ACIF membership represents a significant section of the building and construction industry and the release of the framework is a result of the whole…

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