Navigating the new normal

The construction industry has been fortunate in many respects, given it was able to work through the COVID-19 lockdown.  However, this has come at a price, with projects suffering delay and disruption given the significant impacts on productivity caused by social distancing. Adhering to the 1.5-metre rule and other protocols require a new standard on […]

Here to Help No 5 of 5: Project Management

Project management and contract administration functions are being complicated in this environment.  The impacts include, the scheduled progress of works, the need for mitigating actions to progress key client milestones in the face of supply chain, and WHS issues on-site, with consequent commercial impacts to maintain project delivery.  

Here to Help No 4 of 5: Planning & Programming

While we have seen contractors taking full advantage of the new government regulations by allowing increased site working hours, there has definitely been an increase in the required effort to adhere to this new way of working which will result in delay, disruption, and increased costs.

Here To Help No 1 of 5 Overview of our Services

The construction industry has been fortunate in many respects given it has been able to work through the Covid-19 lockdown.  The ability to keep working, however, has come at a price, with construction projects suffering delay and disruption given the significant impacts on productivity caused by social distancing.  This on top of pre-existing project issues. […]

COVID-19: Managing Construction Projects

The construction industry can, from time to time, suffer from supply chain and other unforeseen issues as a result of external factors.  In this regard, the coronavirus is impacting construction projects and SJA is assisting clients to prepare and manage for these impacts. In these situations, it is important that clients and contractors review and […]

Expert Witness Services Part 5: Process

At SJA we have a service line dedicated to expert witness services covering time, quantum, defects and process. Watch this video learn about the value of process.  

Expert Witness Services Part 4: Defects

At SJA we have a service line dedicated to expert witness services covering time, quantum, defects and process. Watch this video learn about the value of analysing defects.    

Expert Witness Services Part 3: Quantum

At SJA we have a service line dedicated to expert witness services covering time, quantum, defects and process. Watch this video learn about the value of analysing quantum.