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When Sir John Egan produced the report Rethinking Construction in 1998, it was widely criticised for marginalising the role of design. Four years on, Egan's Strategic Forum for Construction has published Accelerating Change , a consultation document which reiterates the central conclusions of the original document, looks at the factors which are inhibiting change, and identifies additional areas of importance for the industry. Like all follow-up documents, there is much well-worn ground, ...


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