Scope of Services
Quantity Surveying/Construction Cost Management
The practice has extensive experience in providing expert cost and contract consultancy services on a wide range of projects across all sectors of the industry. We offer a comprehensive range of pre and post-contract services including:
Full construction cost consultancy services including preliminary cost advice, approximate estimates, cost planning of design and alternatives, advice on tendering procedures and contractual arrangements, preparation of tender documents, selection of contractors and obtaining tenders, evaluation of work in progress, cost management and final account settlement.
Services for Contractors & Clients
Estimating, tender advice and documentation, contract documentation, construction auditing administration of sub-contractors, post contract cost management, re-measurement and final account preparation.
Cost Management, Recording and Planning
Establishment of systems and preparation of reports prior to and throughout the construction period to enable budgets to be followed or adjusted to accommodate change/variation orders. Cost recording on cost reimbursement contracts. Preparation of monthly progress evaluations and forecasts of final cost.
Analysis of Bid-Tender Documents for Turn-key Projects
Assistance to contractors in bidding including scheduling and resourcing labor, plant and materials and preparation of bills of quantities or other forms of quantification. Investigation of local costs, construction methods and logistical problems.
Project & Design Management
YLF provides Clients with a range of management solutions for property and construction projects of all sizes and complexity. Co-ordination and management of the entire design and projects team from inception to completion, encompassing planning, co-coordinating and monitoring costs and the design and construction processes.