In assistance with the Quantity Surveying role Patricia has performed as a Project Manager for several years on small to large scale projects. This service can be offered along side or independent of the Quantity Surveying role.
General information and advice on the construction world/methods of construction/contract provisions and roles of the design and building teams.
Assist in selecting and appointing an Architect and Engineer for the works, tendering the position and issuing a recommendation.
Agree a program for the works with the builder and monitor this on a week by week basis. Assist by way of advising on items that need to be ordered in advance for site delivery to ensure the program is adhered to. Hold regular site meetings and review progress and report back to the client.
Monitor all snagging during the defects liability period, this is the period of time after completion of the works, when any faults arise they should be made good by the builder.
Pre Project Advice
One off consultations can be arranged for information and advice required at the pre-purchase stage of a house or at the early stages of a refurbishment of an existing house or new build home. This can cover the project itself, the best steps to take, drafting a client brief, general design team appointments and their roles, discussion on the different options available, appointing a main contractor, specialist sub-contractors, construction timelines and budget construction costs. Generally all linked back to advice on upgrading your home, or the best way of achieving a greener home, and the smartest ways to achieve this, with the best cash investment.