Construction Articles

Emerging modern building concepts and off-site construction

Tina Hwang and Max Shin of Queen City Law were invited to present a paper on “Emerging modern building concepts and off-site construction” at the Building and Construction Regulation and Law Conference 2019 organised by Conferenz.

Health and safety at work

The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (“the Act”) is a growing learning curve for many. However, if the construction castor is not alive to the Act and their obligations, the lessons will come at a huge cost.

Liquidation of Construction Companies

A number of major construction companies are collapsing lately including Mainzeal Property, Ebert Construction, Corbel Construction, and recently Arrow…

Legislative Changes Affecting the Construction Sector

The Government has recently announced that minimum wages will increase to $17.70 an hour on 1 April 2019. We would assume that nobody in the construction sector is paying the minimum wage and therefore the labour force will remain unaffected. However, there will...