Cost Management /
Colin Smith Partnership approach to cost management is based on the use of modern, sophisticated tools and techniques and combined with excellent training and using RICS qualified personnel, enables us to provide high levels of Client service.
We are full subscribing members of the Building Cost Information Service, the largest building cost database in the UK and have a direct link to their ‘on line’ service, giving access to prices for over 550 building types, a range of indices, market reports and construction duration calculations. Our skills and expertise are enhanced by the ability to draw upon our long history as the Island’s leading Chartered Surveyors.
We are able to offer our Client cost management advice from inception to occupation in all aspects of construction, fit out and information technology solutions.
We have specialised in project management for Tenants entering into pre-let/leases in new buildings and have a proven track record of successfully delivering major projects. The role includes taking full responsibility for the management, co-ordination and control of the project, ensuring all works are completed to Client’s specific standards and quality, on time and within budget.
The service can also be tailored to work with Client’s property teams/divisions thereby dividing responsibility and sharing knowledge, in particular the peculiarities of the Channel Island supply chain and procurement.
In our delivery of projects, we have also developed a thorough understanding of the pre-let clause documents and work with all the leading Jersey property lawyers in protecting tenant’s interest through the interpretation of sections of the pre-let relation specifically to delivery of the capital project (i.e. Practical Completion, Tenant Variations, Damages, BREEAM, etc.).
Colin Smith Partnership also provide the following ancillary services to our core Clients:
- Health and Safety Project Coordination
- Bank Monitoring
- Insurance Valuations
- Built Environment and Built Asset Consultancy
Third Party Services
Through our network of established specialist partner companies, we are able to provide the key expertise required to deliver diverse projects. In addition, by sourcing these projects from an external panel of specialist discipline companies. we can ensure competitive fee benchmarking.
These services include:
- M&E Consultancy
- Building Surveyors
- Lift Consultancy
- Architectural Services
- Interior Design