Duffy QS Certified Quantity Surveyors

By: Duffy Qs  05/12/2011
Keywords: Quantity Surveyors, contract documentation

We provide our clients with an exceptional level of service in relation to the following:

 We maintain a policy of close personal involvement in all projects and close attention is paid to the quality and standard of work produced by Duffy QS.

 • Project Co-Ordination

• In its role as the independent Quantity Surveyor, we are ideally suited to act as Project Coordinator and Client’s representative in all matters relating to the project.

 • Initial feasibility studies and cost advice

• Liaise with client and other consultants to determine preliminary outline of brief. Advise on selection of other consultants if not already appointed.

• Preparation of initial budget estimate (rough order of cost). Assess overall development programme and develop outline cash flow forecast.

 • Budget estimating & Cost Planning

•   Life cycle costing

• Value engineering

• Risk Analysis

• Advice on contractual procedures

•   Advice on various methods of procurement

• Detailed approximate estimate and cost plan

 • Contract Documentation and Tendering

• Preparation of Tender and contract documentation

• Contractor selection, Pre-Qualification & Contract negotiation

• Procurement and Evaluation of competitive or negotiated tenders

 • Construction

• Cost control throughout the construction programme

• Valuation of the works in progress

• Settlement of the final account

 • General Services

• Assessing reinstatement values for insurance

• Claims negotiation for loss or damage relating to insurances on property

• Preparation of schedules of dilapidations

• Project evaluation and monitoring for financial institutions

 • Cost control of Mechanical and Electrical Services

• Specially trained and experienced M&E Surveyors, with a working knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering.

• Our M & E team are able to provide advice on feasibility studies, cost estimates, procurement, cost management, value engineering of mechanical and electrical services

 • Project Management Services

•   Establish lines of Responsibility and Communication

•   Identify and Prioritise Clients Requirements

•   Prepare Pre-Construction Programmes

•   Advise on Appointment of Consultants

•   Management of Process

•   Manage Handover

 • Facilities Management Services

•   We strive to achieve Savings on Operational Costs, Eliminate Business, Critical Failures and Increase Energy Efficiency

•   Improve Existing Operations and Optimise Future Developments

•   Introduce New Ways of Managing Non Core Services

•   Environmental Management

•   FM Design Consultancy

Keywords: contract documentation, Quantity Surveyors