Cost Consultancy and Quantity Surveying

The cornerstone of our operation operations

Cost and commercial management are at the heart of everything we do. Opus offer a full range of Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management Services including measurement, Bill of Quantities, contract documentation, tender management, valuation, project accounting, cost/value reporting and auditing and forensic quantity surveying.

Our Cost Consultancy Services

Cost planning and Quantity Surveying, Employers Agent and Contract Administration services are detailed below. Please feel free to contact us for further details.

Counting down to success

Cost control is an integral part of any scheme. From inception to completion Shard can plan and manage cost at every stage of a project, enabling extensive control over value and risk. Though comprehensive change control procedures and documentation and reporting we aim to provide clients with maximum flexibility and control over cost, risk and delivery allowing them to plan and implement decisions for the benefit of their long term project goals and the life of their buildings.

Our cost services include: cost planning and engineering, forecasting, procurement, benchmarking and analysis, valuation and re-measurement

Employers Agent and Change Management

Our experience of working across a diverse range of industry and business sectors enables it to provide a full and comprehensive contract administration and management service. We are experts in a variety of contract forms including (but not limited to) JCT, NEC, PPC2000, ICE, RICS and CIOB and are experienced in developing and working with bespoke contracts. In addition to acting as employer’s/client’s agent, OPUS is equally happy integrating into wider project team; providing commercial and contractual administration and support.

Contac us for more details about our commercial servies.

Claims avoidance – Getting things right

The Opus team are experienced in dealing with a range of contract management and dispute resolution scenarios and offer our clients an honest and independent advice service.

Good commercial management from the outset of any project can avoid potentially damaging or costly claims at a later stage. Our commercial management teams can help with contract negotiation, procurement and risk management strategies to aid our clients to achieve informed and manageable outcomes

Should a dispute or claim situation arise we aim to offer a clear, concise and honest opinion on any claim or contractual matter and if necessary aid our clients to develop a defined and robust case as part of any claim or defence as required.

Cost planning and appraisal

Essential to any project and development. Cost planning and management

Project planning, land and development appraisal and cost benchmarking to ensure projects are deliverable and the potential for a return on investment is realised.