GRAND DESIGNS LIVE – HOW I’M HELPING 10 PEOPLE WITH THEIR PROJECTS FOR FREE

In recent blog posts I have discussed some key areas to address when preparing for building / development work #Pre-Construction. This is the first stage of Project Management that is often miss-understood and involves the meticulous preparation of projects through the design, consent and tender stages ahead of building work starting.Last month I was delighted […]

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DON’T TURN A BLIND EYE TO H&S – SERIOUS IMPLICATIONS.

What is your personal view on Health and Safety in construction? Like us I am sure you have heard many varied responses to the topic. Can it sometimes be a lack of understanding of the consequences that lead to the responses we hear? THE FACTS AND FIGURES Last year 35 people died on construction sites […]

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PRE-CONSTRUCTION – MANAGE IT OR PAY THE PRICE

I have recently discussed the importance of appointing a design “power” team and also given a heads up on why it’s important to allow time for the multitude of applications that are often needed to obtain permissions for development work. In this article, I’m sharing why it’s crucial to manage the process over the course […]

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PRE-CONSTRUCTION IS VITAL TO DEVELOPMENT – APPOINT & MANAGE A DESIGN TEAM

In my most recent project management blog series I mentioned that there are 3 stages to building project management: 1. Pre-construction 2. Construction 3. Post construction It all starts with consideration of a project / development objective. A Project Manager will review the objective and then establish and appoint a design team made up of […]

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LEVERAGE YOUR TIME – APPOINT A PROJECT MANAGER

People often ask about the role of a project manager in building and development projects. There are three stages to building project management Pre-Construction Construction Post Construction   It starts with consideration of the development objective. A Project Manager will review the objective and then establish and appoint a design team made up of professional […]

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