Cost Consultancy

Cost Consultancy is the management of construction budgets from project inception to completion by controlling costs and managing risks. The overall aim being to maximise value for money for our clients.

Our cost consultants are experienced in the manufacturing industry and their cost planning can be relied upon from inception through to completion of a project.  Trustworthy estimating is essential to the success of a project, therefore accuracy and robustness are key drivers to achieve this.

Accuracy is achieved through quantification of the scheme. We have traditional measurement techniques available, as well as the availability to take off projects using 3D measurement software.Robust cost advice is achieved from using our own specific bench mark data. We benchmark all projects completed. This data allows us to challenge design and to provide proven cost information.As well as cost planning, we manage the complete financial and contractual risk from inception to completion. This is achieved through proactive cost planning, effective procurement and upfront budget control.

Our cost management services include: -

  • Feasibility studies
  • Benchmarking
  • Cost planning and estimating
  • Cost reporting
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Procurement advice
  • Tender documentation
  • Change cost control
  • Final account preparation and agreement
  • Risk Management
  • Value Engineering
  • Dilapidation report costing
  • Fire insurance valuations

Projects in the manufacturing market operate at a fast pace, and as such it is very important that the Contract administration moves at the equivalent pace. With our knowledge and experience of many contract forms and our experience in the industry, we can marry the two to safeguard the client’s interest.