Arrested Development


It's been a month since I made an entry in this blog. The truth is that it is exhausting enough having to deal with this company never mind having to have to write about it afterwards. Currently we are in Doha, Qatar. We arrived on Saturday and already the rot has begun to set in. Yesterday, I …

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To Doha Or Not To Doha?


I was ill yesterday so didn't go into work. Not that anything would be happening. Today was supposed to be crunch day. After listening to Ibrahim promise repeatedly last week that timber, steel, tools and consumables would be delivered last Thursday, then Saturday, then Sunday, today nothing had arrived. So I went to see Ibrahim …

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Email To Chris Richmond


On way to recce today. I just sent this email to the designer, Chris Richmond. From what I have been told, ATG's contract with the financiers clearly states "Medinah" crew cannot work on other shows. Hasn't stopped them though. They do it all the time. Email as follows:- Off to do recce today. No scaffolder …

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