23 June 2010

After the credit crunch, a global perspective

The downturn and its aftermath have had a huge effect on construction projects worldwide. But though we generally speak of a ‘global’ downturn, the effect has not been uniform, and attitudes to p...

15 June 2010

Integrated systems: the art of the possible

Ashley Prail, global head of programme management office, shares his experiences of how to get the most from technology in asset construction.

30 April 2010

Capex efficiency: time for an efficiency health-check?

In the early part of the 2nd decade of the 21st Century, ‘efficiency’ is rapidly becoming a hackneyed phrase.  Almost every organisation from any industry is looking for ways to increase efficie...

04 January 2010

Uplifting the Spirit

The latest building from Maggie’s, the cancer charity, has won a clutch of design and architectural awards including the RIBA Stirling prize. Consultant Turner & Townsend talks through how t...