Britain’s Energy Coast Business Cluster currently has a number of active Sector Groups and there are plans for at more to reflect its growing and changing membership. The BECBC Sector Groups are for members only and provide an invaluable forum for businesses to meet others in their industry, to find out about trends and opportunities and to share information and knowledge with potential partners, clients and suppliers.
Recycling Lives is a commercial waste management and recycling business. The fast-growing organisation has metal-buying and processing sites across England and Scotland, including a metal recycling sitein Workington, Cumbria. This…
Britain’s Energy Coast Business Cluster meetings are held every month and are a great opportunity to meet other members. Other BECBC events include monthly training workshops, the BECBC Business Awards and other networking events, as well as specialist Sector Group meetings.
We are in uncertain times as the UK government continues to try and secure a consensus on Brexit withdrawal legislation whether with or without formal agreement with the EU. BECBC's workshop will highlight some possible implications and how the different Brexit scenarios may affect your business.
Business School Engagement Events enable students to gain a better understanding of the world of work as well as meet local employers who are members of the cluster. The Charity Page signposts you to some local organisations.
Knowles present full day Contractual Awareness seminar (Warrington)
One of our most popular courses, a full day on Contractual Awareness provides an excellent grounding in the basics of construction contract law, enabling you to protect your firm from commercial risks and run projects successfully. Reference is made throughout the seminar to JCT and NEC contracts. Topics covered include:
● A basic guide to construction law
● Letters of intent
● Whose terms prevail
● Variations – identifications and pricing
● Design responsibility
● Limitation of liability
● Remedies for late payment
This course has been updated to include recent case law and statute including the new Late Payment Directive. It is ideal for all companies involved in the construction supply chain: Employers, Contractors, Subcontractors and Suppliers.
At the end of the seminar there will be an open forum for questions.