Whilst Ellie is the only woman in her class at college, Lumsden & Carroll employs other female apprentice quantity surveyors
, one of whom started a degree apprenticeship in quantity surveying this year.
are pivotal to the construction industry and, at the moment, this industry is crying out for them.
have traditionally been seen as minor players in the Middle East's construction landscape.
To a degree, the role of the quantity surveyor
is recognised, but this only tends to be the case on large projects where clients recognise the value added by a QS very early in a project's lifecycle.
PLANNERS: Quantity surveyors
play a fundamental role in the construction industry
Neil Nightingale who works for Jones Bros of Ruthin
Five-year plan: I hope to become a senior quantity surveyor
before becoming chartered.
Following his graduation, the firm offered Paul a permanent position as a trainee quantity surveyor
Similarly, the Egyptians also appointed a person to act as a planner and estimator, someone who practised what the modern quantity surveyor
is doing now, when the pyramids are built.
Readers will acquire an understanding of the skills and competencies required by the contractor's quantity surveyor
My background is in finance and law and I was looking for a role which enabled me to combine both of these areas of expertise - hence the appeal of a role as a quantity surveyor
Senior project manager and quantity surveyor
Lee Lloyd has experience of acting as employer's agent, contract administrator and fund surveyor while Alistair Smith is a graduate building surveyor.