Duncan Mather speaker at RICS CPD Event

Duncan Mather speaker at RICS CPD Event

Senior Contractual/Commercial Consultant, Duncan Mather recently made a presentation discussing ‘Effective Contract Administration in Construction’ to the UAE’s Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) members. The presentation was part of a series of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) events arranged by the RICS held throughout the year to develop industry knowledge and raise awareness of RICS principles and protocols. Duncan has over 15 years of experience in construction claims and contract administration across multiple sectors on projects ranging from US$1 bn to US$90 bn. Works included preparation of change orders, assessing and advising on extension of time claims, reporting to the client on likely claims value and preparing contractual letters. Duncan is a Chartered Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), has a post-graduate Diploma in Surveying, an MSc in Meteorology and Climatology and a BSc in Geography.   About Quantum Global Solutions Quantum Global Solutions is an independent global construction support consultancy dedicated to supporting the construction industry to manage their projects and avoid disputes. British founded and managed we partner with many of the leading contractors, lawyers and employers around the world. Our experienced teams working across the MENA region, Asia, Europe, Africa and the USA, provide contractual, commercial and planning support to construction teams with expertise in forensic delay, quantum analysis and the preparation of entitlement submissions for the resolution of construction claims and disputes. As a leading industry specialist, the Quantum team comprises over 120 industry specialists with experts in many fields including Chartered Engineers, Chartered Surveyors, Contracts/Commercial Specialists, Quantity Surveyors, Forensic Delay Analysts and Media Specialists. Our strong reputation around the world for...
Sean McMath promoted to Associate Director

Sean McMath promoted to Associate Director

Global construction support consultancy, Quantum Global Solutions, is pleased to announce the promotion of Sean McMath to the position of Associate Director in the company’s Dubai Office. ‘’Sean is a great team member and has been instrumental in the development of our UAE client base,’’ said Ian Maund, Regional Director UAE. ‘’His promotion is in recognition of his strong work ethic and commitment to our clients ensuring our reputation as a customer focused organisation is further developed in the region.’’ Sean has over nine years’ post-graduation experience in quantity surveying and commercial management within a multi-project delivery environment. He has been responsible for pre and post-contract measurement and costing, development of tender documentation, post-contract cost control, compiling monthly cost reports and valuations and assisting with preparation of documents for an up-coming arbitration. Sean has a BA (Hons) in Business and Marketing, an MSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying and is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).   About Quantum Global Solutions Quantum Global Solutions is an independent global construction support consultancy dedicated to supporting the construction industry to manage their projects and avoid disputes. British founded and managed we partner with many of the leading contractors, lawyers and employers around the world. Our experienced teams working across the MENA region, Asia, Europe, Africa and the USA, provide contractual, commercial and planning support to construction teams with expertise in forensic delay, quantum analysis and the preparation of entitlement submissions for the resolution of construction claims and disputes. As a leading industry specialist, the Quantum team comprises over 120 industry specialists with experts in many fields including Chartered...
Team promotion at Quantum Global Solutions

Team promotion at Quantum Global Solutions

Quantum Global Solutions, is pleased to announce that Justin Spruit has been promoted to Senior Forensic Planning Consultant within the company’s Dubai office. ‘’Justin joined our team only a year ago and has already proved to be a great asset to Quantum and our Dubai based clients,’’ said Ian Maund, Regional Director UAE. ‘’His extensive experience in both planning and contract management roles, has been a strong factor in the success of the projects he has worked on and we are pleased to reward his effort with a well-deserved promotion in the organisation.’’ Justin has over 16 years’ experience working in the construction industry. His experience includes full planning, scheduling and reporting, advising project managers on catch up plans and acceleration plan and managing client claims, from identification through to approval/adjudication. Assisting with the day-to-day contract management and executive report writing. He is also fully conversant and experienced in time impact analysis, forensic planning and delay analysis. Justin has an Advanced Project Management Microsoft Projects, is experienced in Primavera P6 Advanced Project Management and has an NQF Level 5 CAD/CAM Programming.   About Quantum Global Solutions Quantum Global Solutions is an independent global construction support consultancy dedicated to supporting the construction industry to manage their projects and avoid disputes. British founded and managed we partner with many of the leading contractors, lawyers and employers around the world. Our experienced teams working across the MENA region, Asia, Europe, Africa and the USA, provide contractual, commercial and planning support to construction teams with expertise in forensic delay, quantum analysis and the preparation of entitlement submissions for the resolution of construction claims...
Executive appointment for Tom Sawers at Quantum

Executive appointment for Tom Sawers at Quantum

Global construction support consultancy Quantum Global Solutions has announced the appointment of Tom Sawers as Director within the organisation. He will be based in the company’s Doha office. Tom is a widely experienced claims consultant and dispute resolution expert with almost 40 years’ experience in the construction industry including over 24 years’ experience working in Qatar. He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS), a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb), an Incorporated Member of the Chartered Institute of Building (ICIOB) and has a Diploma in Quantity Surveying. “I am very pleased to welcome Tom to the Quantum team,’’ said Peter Murphy, Managing Director. ‘’With over four decades of experience in the construction industry gaining extensive knowledge of contractual, commercial, claims and dispute resolution processes involving negotiation, mediation, adjudication and arbitration, Tom will undoubtedly be an asset to our organisation and to the service we offer our clients.’’ ——————————————————– About Quantum Global Solutions Quantum Global Solutions is an independent global construction support consultancy dedicated to supporting the construction industry to manage their projects and avoid disputes. British founded and managed we partner with many of the leading contractors, lawyers and employers around the world. Our experienced teams working across the MENA region, Asia, Europe, Africa and the USA, provide contractual, commercial and planning support to construction teams with expertise in forensic delay, quantum analysis and the preparation of entitlement submissions for the resolution of construction claims and disputes. As a leading industry specialist, the Quantum team comprises over 120 industry specialists with experts in many fields including Chartered Engineers, Chartered Surveyors, Contracts/Commercial Specialists,...
CSI meets Construction – the Quantum way

CSI meets Construction – the Quantum way

Matthew Schofield, President of Quantum’s USA operations will discuss how ‘CSI meets Construction’ at an upcoming meeting of the AACEI-NCS (American Association of Cost Engineering – National Capital Section). The presentation, taking place at the MBP Fairfax Office on the 8th of March at 6 pm will examine how Quantum utilise multi-media presentation and digital visualisation techniques to demonstrate their client’s position from the acquisition of work at the tendering phase to the resolution of construction disputes. Joint sponsors for the event include the American Bar Associations from Maryland MD, Washington DC and Virginia VA and the Baltimore Section of AACEI.  Attendees will earn 25 Continuing Education Credits towards AACEI Recertification.  For more information and online reservations please click here Matthew Schofield, President USA, is a versatile and successful consultant and manager with over 20 years’ experience in project and operations management, planning, delay analysis and risk management. He places a heavy emphasis on delivering successful conclusions to all projects and process change, through the application of Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK) and Prince2 techniques, expert judgement analysis and risk management. Matthew has years of on-site construction experience with a complimentary detailed knowledge and experience in the use of computer-based planning and scheduling techniques, particularly Oracle Primavera P3 and P6, Microsoft Project and Visio. In 2017, he was appointed as President of Qatar’s USA operations in Washington and New York to provide construction support services to clients within the USA market. Matthew has an MBA, a Diploma in Management, a Graduate Certificate Legal Studies and Certified Practitioner in Prince2, a Certificate IV in Integrated Risk Management and Prosci Change...
Quantum’s Andrew Woodward discusses contracts with SBC

Quantum’s Andrew Woodward discusses contracts with SBC

Global construction support consultancy Quantum Global Solutions, Regional Director Qatar and Technical Director Andrew Woodward recently made a presentation on Contract Procedure and Administration to members and non-members of the Spanish Business Council Doha. Andrew is a Chartered Civil Engineer, with more than 25 years’ experience delivering complex civil engineering and infrastructure projects working with major contractors to develop large-scale highway projects, motorway schemes, bridge reconstruction works, marine works and process engineering type works. Throughout his career Andrew has also been involved in a number of arbitrations, adjudications and DAB processes and so understands closely the emotional issues that can also sometimes accompany contentious dispute resolution processes. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), a Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (MICE) and an Advanced Professional Expert Witness Certificate as awarded by Pearson – Edexcel. Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries. In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses and mentoring programmes. About Quantum Global Solutions Quantum Global Solutions (www.qgs.global) is an independent global construction support consultancy dedicated to supporting the construction industry to manage their projects and avoid disputes. British founded and managed we partner with many of the leading contractors, lawyers and employers around the world. Our experienced teams working across the MENA region, Asia, Europe, Africa and the USA, provide contractual, commercial and planning support to construction teams with expertise in forensic delay, quantum analysis and the preparation of entitlement submissions for the resolution of...