Doha, Qatar – 14 January 19: The construction industry is a commercial enterprise with companies trading their services with the aim to return profits for shareholders… but construction carries big risks in delivery.
During a recent presentation to over 60 member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), entitled ‘Effective Construction Management – An Early Warning’, Sean Vernon, Quantum Technical Manager discussed the difficult issues surrounding low profit margins and big risk.
The presentation, part of the Quantum lecture series, also explored the use of various construction management techniques and particularly identified what project teams can do to develop early warning systems to spot and deal with potential issues.
Quantum Technical Manager, Sean Vernon is an experienced Quantity Surveyor and Contract and Claims Manager from a building and civil engineering background. Sean has worked on projects ranging from small local authority refurbishment projects to a multi-million dollar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) nuclear power station.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is the global professional body promoting and enforcing the highest international standards in the valuation, management and development of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure.
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 exceptional quality of service is at the heart of our company’s customer-centric focus.
Quantum is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is committed to setting and upholding the highest standards of excellence.