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End the penalties on retrofit – demolition is costing us too much


Sad to say, the dismal strategy in Brentford might be something to do with the corporate culture of the supermarket involved. Many years ago I was involved as clients' site representative on the construction of a joint venture development by this company in partnership with a multinational oil company. There was a serious accident during the demolition phase that only by the grace of God avoided serious injury or worse, but in the ensuing investigation the supermarket (the senior partner in the development) didn't want to know. I'd like to think that they've become less mercenary over subsequent years, but perhaps not.

Posted date

22 August, 2019

Posted time

10:48 am