Director, Cost & Project Management
Altus Expert Services
Mel’s cost consulting career covers more than 25 years. During that time he has provided cost consulting services on all types of public and private development projects. He has led multi-disciplinary consulting teams in design stage cost planning, value engineering, cost benefit studies and life cycle costing. His highlighted experience includes large infrastructure projects such as transit (LRT), bus rapid transit (BRT) and waterfront developments as well as commercial, retail, institutional, manufacturing and industrial developments. Mel also leads teams in the construction phase-in, providing contract administration, change order review, schedule review, dispute resolution and claims review. He specializes in the architectural, structural, civil, historical and heritage, and sustainable design aspects of projects.