Quantity Surveying

Estimates and Schedule/Bill of Quantities

We are vastly experienced in providing quantification & cost estimation services & can assist you in preparing detailed project cost estimates as well as cost plans, from concept stage onwards from varying levels of project design information.

 

We produce Schedules of Quantities to the highest international standards for all the work trades (Structural, Architectural, Interior fitouts, FFE, Electrical and Mechanical services, Landscaping, and Infrastructure works).

 

We are highly experienced in using many International Standard Method of Measurements:

 

We also carry out technical reviews & quantities verification services for clients, contractors, developers, consultants, to provide a level of confidence as to the accuracy of the issue of a tender schedule prepared by third parties.

 

Tender and Contract Documentation

We can assist you with the preparation of professional Tender and Contract documentation to an internationally recognised standard reflecting the received design drawings and specifications provided by the design team.

 

Tender and Contract documentation typically comprises:

  • Invitation to Tender and Appendices
  • Form of Tender
  • Form of Contract, General Conditions of Contract and Special Conditions of Contract
  • Tender pricing documents, e.g., Schedule of Quantities, Schedule of Rates and Pricing Preambles/Preliminaries & General

 

We also administrate tendering procedures that include technical and commercial tender evaluations, negotiations with contractors, tender analysis, and contractor recommendations. Our assistance ensures a professional and transparent process when appointing contractors, sub-contractors, and specialist consultants.

 

Contract Administration

Project monthly progress claims & cost reporting

Project monitoring & cost control

Payment schedules

Payment certificate preparation

“Fair Value” Payment Certificate recommendations

 

Procurement

Procurement Methodology, Strategy & Advise

Recommendation on appropriate forms of construction contract

 

Contractor claims/variations

Detailed Variation review & fair value payment certificate recommendations

Contractor Dispute/Adjudication Claims

Cost reviews

Independent New Zealand Registered Quantity Surveyor’s “fair & reasonable” value for the claimed scope of value of work under dispute based upon a clearly defined set of clients provided documentation.