Pro-active Project Management
Our service does not end with the design concept. As experienced project
managers, we can ensure that the redesign or refurbishment is brought
in on time and on budget. Although this is not a pre-requisite for using
our design services, it can give you the confidence to proceed knowing
that we are prepared to take the project to a satisfactory conclusion.
We are happy to provide a full project management service, from concept
to completion. This will include the following services. However, you
are equally welcome to use our facilities just for one, or more, of the
aspects detailed below:
- Project Specification
- We will prepare a formal and full specification
of the work involved and required. This can act as the basis for obtaining
quotations from potential builders, shop fitters and other professionals
required to complete your project.
- Local Authority Approval
- This will involve checking with the
Local Authority on planning applications and approvals required, then
either submitting plans ourselves or working with one of our associate
architects to apply for and obtain building regulation or full planning
permission. If required, we also have links with town planners and others
who can advise on best practice and other aspects of the planning process.
- Supplier Selection
- We will provide assistance with the research,
recommendation and recruitment of appropriate contractors to undertake
the work required. This may involve the identification of a main contractor
or indeed separate subcontractors to undertake particular aspects of the
project. Any appointment will be made with your full approval.
- Project Programme
- To meet your deadline and to work around
any operational needs that you may have, we will ensure that the project
is completed with the minimum inconvenience and interruption to your business
and/or everyday activities.
- Site and Supplier Supervision
- This will involve managing the
day-to-day activities of the contractors, ensuring that work is completed
in accordance with the specification and that there is no cutting corners.
- Budget and Time Management
- In association with the above, we
will work to ensure that the project is completed on time and within the
As you will see from the above, if you opt for our full project management
service, then you can be sure that the project will be completed to the
specification and to your satisfaction. Of course, we can also provide
this service for designs and plans that we have not completed ourselves.
Please contact us for further
information or a no obligation discussion.