COST CONSULTING

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“Quantity Surveying is a profession well known throughout the world, although less so within North America. While not an immediately obvious description of a specific activity the name covers a wide range of activities that have a common theme: [i]

  • The management and assessment of cost and value for money in construction projects.

“Quantity Surveyors have a long history in the worldwide construction and property development industry and are proud of their universally noted professionalism, depth of technical training, and wide ranging skills. Their work covers the full life cycle of construction from inception through design, construction, operation, and disposal.”

“Designated Professional Quantity Surveyors (PQS) and Construction Estimator Certified (CEC) professionals counsel building owners, developers, government bodies, designers and contractors at every stage of the design, procurement and construction process to help ensure a return on investment is delivered.” [ii]

Our firm works with those involved with:

  • Cost Control
  • Loan Monitoring
  • Project Management
  • Estimating

“Designated Professional Quantity Surveyors (PQS) and Construction Estimator Certified (CEC) professionals counsel building owners, developers, government bodies, designers and contractors at every stage of the design, procurement and construction process to help ensure a return on investment is delivered.”

The disciplines covered include:

  • Architectural
  • Civil
  • Structural
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical

[i] ((http://www.oiqs.org/public.asp WCE=C=47|K=107807|RefreshT=107778|RefreshS=LeftNav|RefreshD=1077781))
[ii] 
(http://ciqs.org/public.asp?WCE=C=32|K=S108156|RefreshS=LeftNav|RefreshT=107835|RefreshD=1078359)

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