Chartered Surveyors

Originally a traditional Quantity Surveying Practice Townsend and Renaudon has maintained a healthy level of traditional Quantity Surveying Work at the core of our business. The service offered on schemes generally includes the following:

  • Cost Planning;
  • Estimating;
  • Contracts negotiation;
  • Procurement advice;
  • Preparing tender documents. (Bills of Quantities);
  • Monitoring Budgets;
  • Preparation of Payment Invoice and Certification;
  • Assessment of variations;
  • Settlement of Final Accounts.

We can also demonstrate expertise in the following less traditional areas of Quantity Surveying work:

  • Cost planning and commercial management during the entire life cycle of the project from inception to completion. Including producing whole life costs for individual buildings;
  • Dispute resolution;
  • Costing feasibility studies;
  • Value engineering;
  • Risk management and calculation;
  • Procurement advice and assistance during the tendering procedures, including submitting schemes through the OJEU tendering process;
  • Commercial Management and Contract Administration;
  • Asset capitalisation;
  • Interim payment assessment;
  • Cost Management process;
  • Assessment of claims for extensions of time, loss and expense or design variation;
  • Investment appraisal;
  • Insolvency services;
  • Technical auditing;
  • Valuation for insurance purposes;
  • Advice on contractual disputes;
  • Project management.

Details of case studies and references can be provided upon request.