Belvedere Consultancy is a fee-based professional service that provides advice aimed at benefitting every stage of the construction process.
Although all fundamentally connected, the services we can offer can be broken down into three paramount areas:
Our comprehensive Quantity Surveying sevice offers the benefit of our accurate knowledge, to ensure peace of mind and confidence, is delivered to a project from the start. Key skills in this area are:
Feasibility Studies - to establish if the project is viable on an economic basis. Acting on behalf of the client, we fully understand the technical, financial and contractual 'due diligence' requirements that must be met before a finance institution can commit to funding.
Cost Estimating and Management - We maintain a large and comprehensive library of current and historical cost data and unit rates that enable us to benchmark and produce detailed and complete cost surveys.
Cost Analysis - Check cost benefits against deficits of a project to establish if a positive outcome can be achieved.
Value Engineering - Cost management is fundamentally linked to project management. We give advice on material selection and buidability. We provide comparative costs studies to establish the most cost effective design solutions.
As a specialist in the Design and Build field, Belvedere has a proven track record in adding value to the procurement process, both in reduced design and construction times and improved buildability and build-cost savings. Our Consultancy division offers the following services:
Concept - Having taken an intial brief from the client, we pride ourselves in being able to translate our customers' needs into an exciting and workable concept, linked with the security of a detailed feasibility budget.
Resource/Land Use Consents - Our specialist consultant team have an enviable record for delivering and procuring consents quickly and effectively. Working closely with local authorities and including them in the design process, we confidentally address and manage all the potential impacts of a development, to ensure our clients' requirements are met.
Construction Design - With a dedicated team of designers, service consultants and engineers, we are able to reduce design times signficantly, ensure buildability and budget remain a key focus, and adapt specifications and design to suit individual client requirements and budget. We take the hassle out of the design process and co-ordinate and obtain all necessary building consents.