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February 21, 2019

Number 1: Understanding the Need

What is the purpose of the construction industry? Assuming of course you can actually separate construction from property and property from functional performance?  Is construction there to just satisfy the desires of the commissioning c...

November 26, 2018

What a fantastic team we have - National Constructing Excellence award winners for Integration and Collaborative working. To  Derry Building Services, Fulcro Engineering, Metz Architects, Dudley College, Pick Everard, Speller Metcalfe our assurance team SECO, BLP, RLB...

April 16, 2018

The Dudley College Advance II team were out in force on Friday evening at the West Midlands Celebrating Construction awards at the ICC in Birmingham. All alliance and all team members were represented Metz Architects, Speller Metcalfe, Pick Everard, Derry Building Serv...

March 12, 2018

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Here it is, the innovate UK sponsored report on the Dudley Advance II trial of the IPI Model, the world’s first Insurance Backed Alliancing project, and it’s full of great learning and outcomes.

Starting with the stunning high quality f...

February 8, 2018

On Tuesday (6th Feb) the Innovate UK consortium members assembled for their final meeting to prepare for publication of the outcomes of the ground breaking IPI Model trial.

A ‘prospectus’ was presented which covered the objectives of the trial, results and lessons learn...

January 22, 2018

Having engaged, like many others in in our industry, in discussions about the demise of Carillion, it strikes me that this may just be the shove that people need to take a leap of faith.  The IPI model is often spoken of as being the most radical of the three new procu...

January 3, 2018

About time too! I hear some of you say. If you want any further explanation or information or spot anything untoward just let us know you can leave us a note on our Contact Us page. Look out for our product website too.

November 27, 2017

We're in commercial alignment and hoping that all goes well for a run into Phase 1 in the New Year.  Our current team are Bauman Lyons, GCA, Preston Barber, Speller Metcalfe, Derry Building Services and Leach Colour.  Lots of fun to be had on the way. We are all lookin...

November 23, 2016

Where has the time gone? It seems only the other day that policy inception was achieved and a formal launch of the Advance II project plans held. Now the new building is out of the ground and floors which incorporate the ability to adjust the temperature of the thermal...

June 15, 2015

Human beings are inherently social creatures, indeed it was this trait which fueled our evolution to becoming the dominant species on the planet.  As such we are so heavily influenced by peer groups; family, friends, work colleagues etc., that we find it very difficult...

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