News and insights2018-06-26T12:47:19+00:00
1010, 2018

Fitness for Purpose Obligations – How “fit” is your organisation?

October 10th, 2018|

The decision of the supreme court on an offshore wind farm in MT Højgaard v E.On (3 August 2017) has thrown open again the debate on Fitness for Purpose obligations - which has huge relevance not only for lawyers but also for the engineering community who have to take bidding and delivery risks on [...]

1010, 2018

Making Projects Profitable Again: Rethinking the International EPC Model

October 10th, 2018|

The international EPC model is under strain. Wherever projects are located, they are complex, take time and cost money. The traditional EPC way is inherently inefficient and suffers from low productivity. Whereas previously high oil prices helped to mask the impact of project inefficiencies, the crash in oil prices has exposed them. As an [...]

409, 2018

Kingsfield Newsletter – September 2018

September 4th, 2018|

It’s the end of what’s been an unusually hot summer across the UK and the rest of Europe. After taking some well-earned rest, I think that many of us then turn our attention to what feels like the start of the new ‘school term’. That period of reflection and pausing for thought before ploughing [...]

2506, 2018

Kingsfield sponsoring ICCPM Roundtable Series

June 25th, 2018|

The International Centre for Complex Project Management (ICCPM) is hosting its 2018 Roundtable Series in Windsor near London and Delft in the Netherlands at the end of June. Kingsfield is delighted to be sponsoring this event for which the topic this year is Project Leadership: The Game Changer in Large Scale Complex Projects. Attendees [...]

706, 2018

The CPSL – What Does the Critical Path Mean to You?

June 7th, 2018|

As fascinating a subject as critical path analysis is, I wonder just how well the concept translates into real significance during the execution of your project, in other words, just how important is the critical path to those assigned with responsibility for the various work packages? I was fascinated then to read an account [...]