Future Role of the Quantity Surveyor

  • Ivor H. Seeley
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Part of the Macmillan Building and Surveying Series book series

Abstract

The services that a quantity surveyor normally provides on a construction project have been described in some detail in earlier chapters and include the following:
  1. (1)

    preliminary cost advice;

     
  2. (2)

    cost planning;

     
  3. (3)

    advice on contract procedures and types of contract;

     
  4. (4)

    advice on methods of obtaining tenders;

     
  5. (5)

    advice on procedures for selecting contractors;

     
  6. (6)

    preparation of tendering documents;

     
  7. (7)

    adjudication and negotiation of tenders;

     
  8. (8)

    periodic financial statements;

     
  9. (9)

    valuation of work in progress for advance payments;

     
  10. (10)

    preparation and settlement of the final account; and

     
  11. (11)

    examination and settlement of claims.

     

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ivor H. Seeley
    • 1
  1. 1.NottinghamUK

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