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24Feb94 UK: PAY UPFRONT CLADDERS TELL CLIENTS.

Curtain wallers are calling on British clients to start to fall into line with the rest of Europe by paying 15 per cent of a contract value before work starts on site.The move follows a dramatic shift in working practices in the industry, with an ever increasing effort being put into the design stages of a project.Members of the curtain wall contractors group of the Association for Aluminium Windows and Facades now want to see contractual arrangements changed to move more into line ...

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