Construction

By: Ors  05/12/2011
Keywords: PROJECT MANAGEMENT, fire safety, Project Managers

Our services for the built environment address all aspects of form and function. From optimising the structural elements of a building, to managing complex multidisciplinary projects, the diverse ORS team also provides fire safety, disability access (DAC) and energy rating services. The ultimate goal of each construction project is to create efficient, safe and comfortable environments for occupants.

Structural Engineering
Structural engineering is highly specialised and ORS provides cost effective, reliable and innovative structural engineering expertise. Our procedures are certified and assured; our communications and team management skills are noted by our clients and our consideration for the environment and Health & Safety continue to take centre stage in our everyday practice. Services include:

• Structural Design
• Structural Detailing
• Structural Draughting
• Structural Reports

Project Management
Our focus is not just on the project – but on the business outcomes – to finish projects on time, within budget and to the highest standards. At ORS, Project Managers begin with strategic advice. This is in turn linked to programme management and project delivery. The final combination of technical edge and specialist expertise results every time, in projects completed in line with business outcomes. Our services include:  

• Schedules of Dilapidations
• Building Supervision
• Public Procurement Tendering
• Public Procurement Evaluation

Fire Safety Consultancy
ORS combines an unparalleled knowledge of the built environment with fire safety engineering and consultancy to provide clients with a highly specialized service. ORS works with some of the leading names in the retail industry and has extensive experience in the commercial and residential fire safety management and consultancy. Our services include: 

• Fire Safety Certificate Applications
• Opinion of Compliance (Fire Safety)
• Fire Risk Assessments
• Fire safety Reviews for Project Designers
• Fire Management Planning and Evacuation Strategies
• Fire Safety Surveys and Audits for Existing Premises
• Licensing Applications and Event Management
• Fire Safety Audits

Building Energy Ratings
The EU Directive on the Energy Performance of Buildings (EPBD) was adopted into Irish law in 2006. As part of the Directive, Building Energy Rating certificates or energy label is required at the point of sale or rental for all buildings.  ORS currently are contracted by the SEAI to carry out audits on BER Assessors throughout Ireland:  

• Auditors of BER Commercial assessors
• Auditors of BER Domestic assessors
• Building Regulation Reports

Disability Access Consultancy
ORS works with both the public, private and voluntary sectors to ensure that every aspect of disability is considered in the built environment and that accessibility is both compliant and to the highest standards. In addition to being qualified Disability Access Consultants (DAC), the ORS specialists are chartered engineers and health & safety specialists – thus providing a fully integrated DAC services to clients. Our services include: 

• Disabled Access Certificates –
• Disability Auditing

Keywords: fire safety, Fire Safety Engineering, Management skills, PROJECT MANAGEMENT, Project Managers, Safety Engineering, structural design, structural engineering

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