Craig Jack Superintendent

The role of a Superintendent

Here at PEP Solutions, we believe property development should be a simple process, especially after approvals are achieved for improving sites. As developments are delivered in phases (pre-construction, construction, post-construction), we will discuss each phase in the next three blogs. Acting as the Superintendent can add significant benefit to the project at every phase, so…

Office Fitout

Adding floors to existing buildings

Adding floors to existing buildings Guest Article: Inertia Engineering There is an increasing trend in building design to add floors to existing structures providing a new lease of life to a building and minimising the cost and time associated with a full scale redevelopment of a structure and site. Scott Clements of Inertia Engineering and Graham…

Fair agreement

What is the definition of fair?

What is the definition of fair? We’re a country built on one simple word – fair. A fair fight, a fair go, a fair result. However, we are finding more often that building occupiers, specifically tenants are unaware that the term “fair” will not necessarily provide them the “fair go” they think it provides them…

The Changing Face of Technical Due Diligence

The Changing Face of Technical Due Diligence Most people in commercial property transactions have been involved with a Technical Due Diligence (TDD) process in some shape or form.  These reviews examine the physical and technical aspects of the facility as a primary function, but how has this changed over the last 20 years? Back in…

QLD Cladding Regulations – Will This Affect Me?

QLD Cladding Regulations – Will This Affect Me? The Queensland Government has introduced Legislation (commencing on 1 October 2018) relating to potentially combustible external wall cladding on existing Class 2-9 buildings which are of Type A or B construction and which have been built or refurbished after 1 January 1994.  The Regulation requires Building Owners…