Defects in construction have almost become accepted as part of business as usual. But, according to industry experts who presented at Procore’s Breaking the Cycle of Defects live panel, this is set to change.
The rising incidence of natural disasters is impacting Quality Assurance ratings for Australia’s commercial construction sector.
The Australian construction industry is still dealing with the fall-out of dodgy building products, and the onus is on builders and trades to ascertain the products they use are fit for purpose. Here is some … about How to Spot and Avoid Dodgy Building Products
One of the hardest things for many employees is to say, “I don’t know”. In construction, the reluctance to ask for further information or clarification can not only reduce innovation; it can actually be a … about Why A Learning Culture Improves Safety And Quality On The Job Site
The construction sector has doubled down on its focus on Quality Assurance, and it’s a race to implement compliance policies and procedures. However, the proof for Quality Assurance won’t be found on paper.
When it comes to construction projects, quality is king. A recent Procore poll found that production teams spend close to 30 hours a week on quality assurance, a figure that rises to as much as … about How Digital Transformation in Construction is Driving Quality Assurance
Successful project delivery is contingent on balancing three fundamental requirements: time, cost, and quality. Any one of these too far out of alignment with the rest can lead to an unsatisfied client. Quality is particularly … about 6 Simple Ways to Improve Construction Project Quality
New rules for design, delivery and certification of multi-residential and mixed-use buildings come into effect in NSW from July 1, 2021. Here are some of the key aspects head contractors and project managers need to … about NSW Building Reforms – What Contractors Need to Know
Compliance inspections remain a challenge for the Australian construction industry, both in terms of delivery and compliance certification. Defect rates remain stubbornly high, and questions have been raised around the independence and expertise of building … about Be Better Prepared for Mandatory Compliance Inspections
All construction projects have quality expectations, and there is no shortage of blame to go around when quality suffers. Here are three top excuses and how to deal with them so that poor quality becomes … about Overcoming the Big 3 Excuses for Bad Quality