Tag : insurance
Architects have called for a radical overhaul of the market for professional indemnity insurance (PII) as they grapple with soaring costs, increased paperwork and tighter restrictions on building specifications
The architecture profession is facing a ‘horror story’ over professional indemnity insurance covering fire risk, a Leeds-based architect has warned
The Horniman Museum has chosen Studio Egret West to remasterplan its 6.5ha home in south-east London
The Horniman Public Museum and Public Park Trust has drastically reduced the professional indemnity (PI) insurance limitation on bidders to remasterplan its 6.5ha hilltop home in south-east London
As the professional indemnity insurance market hardens, architects are finding themselves saddled with higher premiums and ever-longer questionnaires. Richard Waite reports
The latest AJ features three cultural projects within existing buildings: Haworth Tompkins’ restoration of Battersea Arts Centre; the V&A Photography Centre by David Kohn Architects; and DRDH’s Site Gallery in Sheffield. PLUS In conversation with Amin Taha; how practices are facing higher insurance premiums post-Grenfell fire; reaction to Roger Scruton’s appointment as ‘housing ...
Following Carillion’s collapse, many have pointed to the Integrated Project Insurance model as a way of reducing procurement risk. Antony Oliver looks at the benefits via a case study of IPI in practice