Quantity Surveyors

When a traditional construction contract is used, we would act as a quantity surveyor on behalf of the client.The duties will consist of some of the following items:-

  • Preliminary Cost Advice
  • Advise on types of contracts
  • Measure Bills of Quantities
  • Tender Documentation
  • Tender Report
  • Contract Documentation
  • Cost Planning
  • Cash Flow Forecast
  • Monthly Valuations
  • Monthly Cost Reports
  • Agree Value of variations
  • Agree Final Account

Howard Grady Associates have been appointed as Project Managers and Quantity Surveyors by Millenium Care UK for a 32 bed extension to create a Dementia Care Unit.

The building will be constructed to achieve the ‘Stirling Gold’ Accreditation. Work due to commence on site in May 2017.

Howard Grady Associates are acting as Employers Agent on a new Diagnostic and Treatment Centre in Durham, for Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust.

Howard Grady Associates have been appointed as Employers Agent for a new 84 Bed Dementia Care Home at Crewe, on behalf of Seddon Developments.

Work due to commence on site in March 2017.

£1.0m Warehouse and Office unit at Primrose Bank has commenced on site.

Works are due for completion August 2017.

Development and fund monitoring

Howard Grady Associates knowledge and experience of the Fund monitoring role has been developed over many years, working with a number of major Banks.

In undertaking the role of Monitoring Surveyor, we will initially carry out a very detailed analysis of the proposed development and generally review all of the relevant construction documentation and produce an Appraisal Report for the Bank.

During construction, we would attend site meetings and check the interim valuations together with quality and programme.

Employers Agent

When a Design and Build Contract is used, the Employers Agent shall have full authority to receive and issue monthly applications, consents, instructions, notices, requests or statements and otherwise to act for the Employer under the conditions of the Contract. The duties will consist of some of the following items:-

  • Preliminary Cost advice
  • Prepare Employers Requirements
  • Issue Tender Documentation
  • Prepare Tender Report
  • Prepare Contract Documentation
  • Prepare Monthly Valuations & cost reports
  • Cost Planning
  • Agree Value of variations & Final Account
  • Prepare snagging list
  • Issue Practical Completion Certificate
  • Issue making good defects certificate