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Blockchain in construction - it’s all about data, trust and productivity

Australia - May 6 2019 Governments have often used the construction industry to kick-start the economy in times of recession, to sustain growth and stimulate employment. In…

Good Faith in Commercial Contracts: The Journey and the Destination

Australia, USA - March 11 2016 The express obligation to act in good faith has long been recognised as a feature of contract law across a number of jurisdictions in Australia and…

Good faith in construction contracts: a bridge too far?

Australia - February 12 2015 Standards Australia is proposing to change its standard contract to introduce an express obligation of good faith on the parties. But imposing such…

In hard times will take-or-pay contracts in the Australian coal industry be challenged?

Australia - July 24 2013 High Court decisions in the UK and Australia have cast doubt on the enforceability of take-or-pay contracts. This could be a big deal in Australia's…

Rommel Harding-Farrenberg

A lot more complicated than building with Lego: But modularisation is here to stay

Australia - September 2 2016 How do you construct a 57-story building with 19 atriums, 800 apartments and office space for 4000 people, in just 19 working days? By building 95%…