Chartered Building Surveyor

SURVEYING

Our surveying services range from traditional building surveying and cost consultancy to site audits using the latest technologies including drones. The use of app’s through to project document control and administration.

To help our clients deliver successful projects , we underpin our surveying services with non-project related services, such as developing procedures or delivering integrated teams through common terms of appointment for contractors & consultants.

Look at the services we can provide throughout a project’s life.

Building surveying

  • Building defects diagnostics / forensics / Inspection surveys
  • Schedules of Condition Surveys
  • Drone Data Collection Mapping, Thermography and Photogramography
  • Acquisition surveys
  • Stock condition survey audits
  • Reinstatement cost appraisals
  • Project coordination (Traditional contract administration)
  • Guidance on DDA 1995 Access Audits (disability awareness)
  • Building and planned maintenance advice/reports/programmes
  • Party Wall Matters and boundary disputes
  • Works in default
  • Asset management strategies
  • Preparing development agreements (Subject to Solicitors’ finals)

Quality reviews

  • Development monitoring
  • Compliance mapping – to client brief
  • Benchmarking / KPI (Key Performance Indicators) development

Cost consultancy

  • Business cases / feasibility studies / Initial project cost advice
  • Elemental/ and or trade cost planning and pricing frameworks
  • Option appraisals
  • Best value reviews
  • Construction cost advice
  • Cash-flow forecasts
  • Valuation of ‘work in progress’ validation
  • Financial audits (Construction project work)
  • Project negotiations
  • Planned maintenance plans
  • Life cycle costing (whole life, not just first cycle cost)
  • Sustainability cost advice
Please contact us on garry@gjtaylorconsultancy.co.uk if you would like a PDF information sheet on any of the listed services.

"I would strongly recommend Garry! Exceptional professional and expert in strategic business planning. Workings with Garry was both rewarding and informative. Garry offered an excellent service and has a very good insight and knowledge into the housing issues especially on the international housing challenges of today."

"Garry recently helped me with advice to settle a boundary dispute with a building developer who had moved a fence onto my property. Garry helped me set some reasonable expectations and strengthen my negotiating position through an understanding of potential issues that I had not previously considered."

"I want to express my thanks to you for the excellent briefing you gave me concerning the future house building project Lucy and I are in a very early stage of planning. Having spoken to a number of architects over the last few years, it has been extremely useful to listen to your advice as a Building Consultant."

"Garry is a fantastic employer's agent/site consultant, his vaste experience of all aspects of the construction industry has been crucial to the success of many schemes undertaken by The A2 Dominion Group. I recommend Garry's professional and thorough consultancy service to everyone."

"Our Employers Agent Garry Taylor of G J Taylor Consultancy (including GJTDrone & 360VR) use the latest technology to enhance the services they provide. A drone Hi-resolution image of the site assist us in understanding quickly and efficiently in a visual way of the current status on site and the 360VR image tours inside the units are a great way for us to have virtual look without having to visit site regularly, particularly during these challenging times of COVID 19 pandemic"

SURVEYING

Our surveying services range from traditional building surveying and cost consultancy to site audits using the latest technologies including drones and app’s through to project document control and administration.

To help our clients deliver successful projects , we underpin our surveying services with non-project related services, such as developing procedures and delivery integrated teams through common terms of appointment for contractors & consultants.

Look at the services we can provide throughout a project’s life.

Building surveying

  • Building defects diagnostics / forensics / Inspection surveys
  • Schedules of Condition Surveys
  • Drone Data Collection Mapping, Thermography and Photogramography
  • Acquisition surveys
  • Stock condition survey audits
  • Reinstatement cost appraisals
  • Project coordination (Traditional contract administration)
  • Guidance on DDA 1995 Access Audits (disability awareness)
  • Building and planned maintenance advice/reports/programmes
  • Party Wall Matters and boundary disputes
  • Works in default
  • Asset management strategies
  • Preparing development agreements (Subject to Solicitors’ finals)

Quality reviews

  • Development monitoring
  • Compliance mapping – to client brief
  • Benchmarking / KPI (Key Performance Indicators) development

Cost consultancy

  • Business cases / feasibility studies / Initial project cost advice
  • Elemental cost planning and pricing frameworks
  • Option appraisals
  • Best value reviews
  • Construction cost advice
  • Cash-flow forecasts
  • Site valuation / ‘work in progress’ validation
  • Financial audits (Construction project work)
  • Project negotiations
  • Planned maintenance plans
  • Life cycle costing (whole life, not just first cycle cost)
  • Sustainability cost advice
Please contact us on garry@gjtaylorconsultancy.co.uk if you would like a PDF information sheet on any of the listed services.

“I would strongly recommend Garry! Exceptional professional and expert in strategic business planning. Workings with Garry was both rewarding and informative. Garry offered an excellent service and has a very good insight and knowledge into the housing issues especially on the international housing challenges of today.”

“Garry recently helped me with advice to settle a boundary dispute with a building developer who had moved a fence onto my property. Garry helped me set some reasonable expectations and strengthen my negotiating position through an understanding of potential issues that I had not previously considered.”

“I want to express my thanks to you for the excellent briefing you gave me concerning the future house building project Lucy and I are in a very early stage of planning. Having spoken to a number of architects over the last few years, it has been extremely useful to listen to your advice as a Building Consultant.”

Garry is a fantastic employer’s agent/site consultant, his vast experience of all aspects of the construction industry has been crucial to the success of many schemes undertaken by The A2 Dominion Group. I recommend Garry’s professional and thorough consultancy service to everyone.

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