Project Management & Contract Administration

We are often appointed to see a project through from inception to completion, sometimes with relatively little input from our clients. In these circumstances we can obtain competitive quotes from a team of professional consultants to provide complementary services and then organise, co-ordinate and develop a scheme from planning, through the tender process to administration of the project on site.

Hostel for the homeless

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We have been involved in the entire phased process of the purchase, repairs, extension and redevelopment of this project for our client. This comprised a significant scheme consisting of repairs, extensions and refurbishment which have turned the building from a 10 bedroom property into a 14 bedroom hostel, with each bedroom having their own en-suite facilities. The property now includes significant associated office, communal and services spaces including drop-in facilities for welfare and medical specialists, meeting rooms and IT facilities.

South Coast town centre premises

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Initially we were appointed by the landlord to prepare a schedule of dilapidation to serve upon the tenant.  Following the tenants lease forfeiture, we were then appointed to design, obtain planning permission and to specify a scheme to convert the 3 storey building, which is located in a conservation area, into a retail unit on the ground floor with two self-contained flats above.  Our scheme required the relocation of the staircases and structurally this presented a particular challenge due to the existence of a thick reinforced concrete slab on the second floor originally installed, we understand as a platform for an anti-aircraft gun emplacement during the seconds world war.