BAL has a team of experienced Quantity Surveyors providing comprehensive range of construction cost management services.

The key area of our services include: 

Feasibility studies and cost consultancy

  • Preparing preliminary feasibility studies to determine financial viability.
  • Preparing preliminary estimates to give indication of budget and preparation of cost plans using the approximate quantities method and updating where necessary.
  • Advising clients on cost implication during the development of design at the schematic design phase.
  • Continuing cost monitoring and control during the design development phase including preparing comparative cost studies of various building materials and construction details etc.

Insurance Valuation and Specialist Services

  • Preparing insurance valuations for rebuilding purpose.
  • Valuations of work-in-progress for the sale or liquidation of contracting companies.
  • Specialist service for rehabilitation projects.

Tender Documentation and Tender Appraisal

  • Advising on appropriate Form of Contract to be used for the project.
  • Advising on contract particulars to be incorporated in the tender documents.
  • Advising on tender procedure, and contract arrangement and contract phasing.
  • Preparing pre-qualification of contractors and if necessary, collate necessary information for selection of tenderers, recommend shortlist of tenderers and obtain Client’s agreement and issue invitation to tender.
  • Preparing documents for tender or negotiation purpose.
  • Checking tender submission and preparing tender evaluation report for the Client’s consideration.
  • Assisting the Client in tender negotiation.
  • Preparing Contract Documentation after the award of the tender.
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Cost Control During Construction

  • Advising on solution to contractual problems that may arise during the progress of the works.
  • Advising on financial and contractual implications of variation or claim presented by contractors.
  • Preparing valuations for interim certificates for building work and related sub contract works.
  • Maintaining running financial statements of anticipated costs to facilitate control of cost and propose measures of budgetary controls.