Welcome to the highlights from the Lexis®PSL Construction team for the week ending 16 March 2017. Top features this week: (1) Kim Rosenberg of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer explored the newly published second edition of the SCL Delay and Disruption Protocol; (2) We took a more detailed look at the anticipated changes in NEC4; and (3) Sarah Schütte of Schutte Consulting Limited set out her predictions as to what Brexit will mean for the construction and engineering industry.
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