At 40 years old I was looking for a new career challenge and joined Shropshire Homes Limited (SHL) as Assistant Quantity Surveyor
in September 2006 with minimal construction knowledge.
He noted that quantity surveyors
play an important role in the success of the construction industry, especially with the implementation of cost management throughout the procurement process.
Speaking on the fundamental role of NIQS in the construction industry, Mr Olusegun Ajanlekoko, said quantity surveyors
played an important role in the monitoring of projects.
Mudavadi said the projects were overpriced and those behind the policy did not engage professionals such as quantity surveyors
, planners, engineers, lawyers and other experts.
Because it has not been revised for a long time, it does not recognise even materials like coral stone as appropriate building material, he noted.The is why quantity surveyors
want it reviewed so that it captures new technologies and materials in the building and construction industry.
Its Hartlepool office was set up by Director Ian Hedley in May 2014 and has gone from strength to strength, quadrupling its office space to accommodate 17 quantity surveyors
. "Our team has grown rapidly since we arrived," said Ian Hedley.
After assessing her options she came across a Business Administration apprenticeship with Esh Group, and has now transitioned into a trainee quantity surveyor
The result is that today as the industry gradually picks up again companies are desperately looking for quantity surveyors
to plug those vital gaps.
Half of respondents reported difficulty sourcing labour - with 52% of them facing difficulty finding bricklayers and 62% also highlighting a shortage of quantity surveyors
. In the same time period in 1998, just 18% of RIC members in Yorkshire and Humber reported a skills shortage.
Gwyneth started her career with Wimpey in 1986 as a trainee quantity surveyor
. Whilst working she undertook a five-year part time degree at Birmingham Polytechnic to qualify as a quantity surveyor
have traditionally been seen as minor players in the Middle East's construction landscape.
Attitudes towards the value that independent quantity surveyors
bring to projects needs to change but the situation in the region is improving.