The Impact Of BIM On The Distribution Of Cost & Return On Investment In UK Construction Projects by L. Cusack

Abstract. It has been widely documented that when Building Information Modelling (BIM) is used, there is a shift in effort to the design phase. Little investigation into the impact of this shift in effort has been done and how it impacts on costs. It can be difficult to justify the increased expenditure on BIM in… Continue reading The Impact Of BIM On The Distribution Of Cost & Return On Investment In UK Construction Projects by L. Cusack

The Additional Rate of Stamp Duty and it’s Effect on the Housing Market

The 3% charge for investors and second home purchasers not only undermines new build supply, but will negatively impact on affordable housing, CIL payments and employment across the entire construction supply chain.

Building Information Modeling and its impact on the future role of the Quantity Surveyor.

Throughout history there has been opposition to various forms of industrialisation, automation, computerisation and general new technology where the people have had concerns they may be replaced by robots.