PLANNING AND BUILDING REGULATION APPLICATIONS
Planning and Building Control applications together with design and drawings services.
Structural design calculation for all structural components which may include concrete, timber, brickwork and steelwork.
Retaining wall design.
STRUCTURAL SURVEYS AND REPORTS
Outline or detail reports for all types of buildings. Each report describes the defects and remedial work required together with a budget estimate for the proposed works.
GENERAL SURVEYING SERVICES
Preparation of building speciﬁcation or schedules. Obtaining budget costings on outline or ﬁnal proposals and selection and nomination of a contractor and arranging all tender and contract documents.
Site supervision of builders’ work, providing interim and ﬁnal valuations of work together with site minutes instructions to builders.
CRACKING AND MOVEMENT TO STRUCTURES
Site inspection of cracking and movement of bu.ildings together with structural reports
including crack monitoring and recommendations for repair/reconstruction. Costings of proposed works and site supervision of work.
Dealing with insurance companies for subsidence and insurance claims.
PARTY WALL AWARDS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PARTY WALL ETC. ACT 1996
Acting on behalf of building or adjoining owners as a nominated party wall surveyor or as an agreed party wall surveyor.
BOUNDARY DISPUTES DETAILED MEASUREMENTS
Dealing with boundary disputes and carrying out detailed measurements of boundaries together with site plans and negotiating between owners.
LITIGATION AND EXPERT WITNESS
Carrying out expert reports and appearing as an expert witness at court proceedings.
Reports on historic buildings including schedule and details of repair/replacement of structurally defective areas.
ASSESSMENT OF EXISTING BUILDINGS
Assessing existing structure to carry out additional loading and providing recommendations for repair/reconstruction.