Complimentary to traditional Quantity Surveying services the firm offers the following specialised services:
Minimisation of the risk of contractual claims through the selection of the most suitable procurement system for the envisaged work. The clients’ objectives are analysed to provide the most cost effective and risk free procurement route to follow when considering terms of scope, cost, time and quality
Projects are sometimes negotiated with a grouping of ‘in-house’ companies and placed on a cost re-imbursable basis. Projects also often extend their pre-defined contractual and budget limits, invariably where cost control procedures are inadequate. The project or financial audit provides a report on the contractual efficiencies, contractors’ and consultants’ performances, as well as their accountability and professional integrity
Disputes often arise from the interpretation of contractual documents and related events. We provide a financial analysis of claim issues, including the preparation of expert opinion of contractual claims
Life cycle costing
Life cycle costing aims to identify the most cost efficient design option when considered over the functional life of the capital asset
Risk management techniques consider all the potential adverse conditions that may affect the construction process. The planned avoidance or transfer of risk ensures that the developers’ anticipated return is achieved.
Commercial property evaluation and replacement value calculations
Provides a basis for objective decision making
Provides a discipline within which designs can be with predetermined cost parameters and allows optimum
use of available resource
Is used to minimise risk, add value and control cost review meetings ensuring clients are kept fully informed
on all findings.
Allows early identification of potential problems an appropriate corrective action.
Project Co-Ordination and Control of Turnkey Element
Includes co-ordination, cost and contractual management of turnkey projects where the client has not appointed his own professional team.