Working with partners, Office Furniture Scotland provide project management services related to the construction, fit out and refurbishment of commercial property.
Our team has extensive experience of project management services across office, industrial and retail property ranging from small interior fit out to the refurbishment of entire portfolio’s and the monitoring of new build developments.
A full list of our project management services is detailed below:
CDM Co-Ordinator (CDMC)
Where Construction projects are notifiable to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), the Client has a Legal requirement to appoint a Construction Design Management Co-Ordinator (CDMC) who will usually be relied upon to provide advice to Clients on how their duties can be met under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007. The CDMC role generally comprises: –
* advise and assist the Client with his/ her duties
* notify details of the project to HSE
* co-ordinate Health and Safety aspects of design work and co-operate with others involved with the project
* facilitate good communication between the client, designers and contractors
* liaise with the principal contractor regarding on-going design work
* identify, collect and pass on pre-construction information
* co-ordinate the updating of the health and safety file
With a resolute understanding of the Client’s brief, contract administration comprises the preparation of tender documentation, tendering, reporting on tenders, procuring & placing contracts, certification of payments and monitoring the works on site to control cost, quality and progress on building repairs, maintenance, alterations, fit-outs and new build projects.
Design & Specification
Design and specification of building repairs, maintenance, alterations, fit-out and new build including the submission and management of statutory consents such as, planning permission, listed building consent and building warrants.
Acting as the Client’s professional construction advisor primarily when procurement of works is via a design and build procurement route. Office Furniture Scotland will produce a performance specification, obtain tenders and monitor construction works through to Practical Completion.
Development Monitoring – acting on behalf of an investor, potential freehold purchaser or Tenant whilst a developer undertakes construction via a third party, Office Furniture Scotland can monitor suitability of design, valuations, quality of workmanship and progress in order to protect our Client’s interests.
Fund Monitoring – monitoring works on behalf of a bank/ investor/ administrator. The service includes initial design and cost reporting, periodic site inspections (usually monthly) and recommendation for scheduled release of funds, with services provided for the duration of the project.