Hamilton Locke, Deloitte and Australian Constructors Association Host Panel on Lockdown Impacts Facing Construction Industry

Deloitte, Hamilton Locke and Australian Constructors Association (ACA) will be hosting an online panel discussion on the impacts on the construction industry following the NSW shutdown and the recent ‘soft’ re-opening of construction sites.

Panelists include:

  • Veno Panicker – Construction and Infrastructure Partner, Hamilton Locke
  • James Simpson – Workplace and Employment Partner, Hamilton Locke
  • Nicholas Edwards – Restructuring and Insolvency; Finance Partner, Hamilton Locke
  • Jason Tracy – Partner, Deloitte
  • Jon Davies – Chief Executive Officer, Australian Constructors Association

The discussion will cover the impacts of the COVID-19 lockdown including:

  • Government support and initiatives to date, cash flow considerations, lender engagement, safe harbour and other financing options for construction industry participants.
  • Contractual claims and risk allocation for COVID-19 going forward.
  • Managing workforce calibration, stand down rights, on site safety and legality behind mandatory workforce vaccinations.
  • On site perspectives from infrastructure constructors, the need for support for the industry and the impact on project delivery.

Event details: 

  • Date: Monday 9 August
  • Time: 12:00 -1:00 PM (AEST)
  • Online webinar (zoom link provided upon registration)

Click here to register.