We work on a wide variety of commercial, industrial, retail and residential properties providing a range of services for our clients. We describe below just some of the work we have undertaken in the last few years. If you would like to know more about our work please contact us here.
Services: RICS Building Survey & Remedial Cost Advice
Client: Confidential (Domestic)
Description: Survey of semi-detached property requiring modernisation and improvements. Inspection and report undertaken within 5 days of initial enquiry.
Services: RICS HomeBuyer Survey
Client: Confidential (Domestic)
Description: Survey of a two bedroom flat in a mixed ownership block. We identified that the property was constructed using a timber frame which was likely to form part of a modern method of construction and potentially have insurance and fire safety implications.
Services: Schedule of Condition & Remedial Works
Sector: Ecclesiastical / Education
Location: London Borough of Bromley
Client: Fifi’s Butterfly
Description: Internal and external high-level inspection of a former ecclesiastic building in Bromley in order to provide a schedule of condition, marked up drawings and suggested remedial works.
Services: Building Condition Monitoring & Minor Works / Projects
Sector: Self Storage
Description: We undertook routine regular condition inspections of the Safestore Newcastle central site before its recent major refurbishment. This work involved multiple minor projects to repair and stabilise the building prior to the main works commencing.
Services: Building Acquisition Survey
Sector: Retail / Industrial
Location: Milton Keynes
Description: We undertook an acquisition survey for our client MSSL who was looking to acquire and convert a retail warehouse near Milton Keynes. As part of our advice we provided budget figures for remedial and conversion works required.
Services: Inspection, Design, Contract Administration, CDM Advisory & Principal Designer
Sector: Commercial / Office / Retail
Location: Soho, London.
Client: Kitov Investments Limited
Description: We have recently completed an external decoration and structural repair project on an office building in Soho. The property was undertaken for our client Kitov Investments in coordination with the tenants for the building and the agents Savoy Stewart.
Services: Building Acquisition Surveys, Schedules of Condition, Remedial Works & Tender
Location: UK Wide
Client: Confidential (Commercial)
Description: We advised on the acquisition of a portfolio of 12 industrial properties and then on a range of remedial works to repair and improve the properties for occupation. The instructions were undertaken in multiple phases over a one-year period.
Services: Project Management
Client: Safestore Properties
Description: We undertook the project management of an over-roofing scheme to one of Safestore’s facilities in Manchester. The project involved over sheeting a cement sheet roof allowing for the inclusion of new rainwater goods and the addition of insulation.
Services: CDM Advisory & PD Advisor
Sector: Residential / Commercial / Industrial
Client: Multiple – Confidential
Description: We advise a number of clients and principal designers on the CDM duties across the UK on schemes of various types. Works include that on residential and commercial property and domestic and commercial clients.
Services: Design, Project Management & Principal Designer
Description: We inspected, designed, managed and acted as principal designer on a roof repair and rooflight safety works scheme at Safestore’s Wimbledon location. Following completion of the works dangerous rooflights were made safe and roof coverings replaced.
Services: CDM Advisory & CDM-C
Location: Muswell Hill
Client (CDM): John Lewis Partnership
Description: Under CDM 2007 our people regularly advised the John Lewis Partnership, Waitrose and their design teams on the CDM regulations including acting as CDM-C. Projects typically involved Waitrose fitout and construction projects.
Services: Party Wall, Building Owners Surveyor & Agreed Surveyor
Location: London & Essex
Description: We routinely undertake party wall surveying services as Building Owners, Adjoining Owners and Agreed Surveyors. For this scheme in North London we acted as a building owners surveyor and agreed surveyor for differing parties.
Services: Party Wall & Negotiation of Licences
Building Owner: John Lewis Partnership
Description: Our people acted as party wall surveyors and negotiated access licences with adjoining owners for enlargement works to the Waitrose store in Saxmundham. The works involved the piling of deep foundations and multiple adjoining owners including Punch Taverns.
Services: Party Wall Advisory & Adjoining Owners Surveyor
Location: West End Gate, Marylebone, London
Description: We are regularly engaged by clients in an advisory capacity under the party wall act. On this scheme in Marylebone London we advised and then acted for our appointing owner at a large high-rise scheme involving a double basement and piled foundations.