Stay on top of cost risk and budget overruns with sound monitoring of contracts
Being informed of cost risk and its impact is crucial to success. Having independent evaluation and validation of progress through the construction phases protects your financial interest.
From issuing progress claims, variations, or extensions of time, to more detailed administration such as contract reviews, contract administration can help you monitor progress and validate claims – allowing transparency during construction.
Monitor and validate the contract payment terms and conditions throughout construction
Our contract administration services include:
- Preparation of monthly progress claim recommendations
- Monthly site inspections
- Preparation of final account / final statement
- Assessment of defects during defects liability period
Bank & loan monitoring
Get peace of mind with accurate reporting on construction progress and cash flow with bank monitoring services.
Drive success at every stage of development with expert advice, market insights and data
Cost planning & estimation
Create cost certainty at every stage of design development with cost planning and estimation by a quantity surveyor.
Dispute resolution & expert witness
Expert advice for property and construction disputes - mediation and expert witness services.
Budget & feasibility studies
Establish financial feasibility and cost clarity on your property development project with an accurate feasibility study.
Distressed development & workout solutions
Get clarity on project viability and the best way forward for distressed assets
Quantity Surveying Vietnam
Professional services advising on a range of cost consulting and project management services
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Our multi-disciplinary team of professionals brings a wealth of industry experience and unparalleled data-driven insights, providing the clarity you need to make informed decisions.
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Construction contract answers during the COVID-19 pandemic
18 Apr, 2020
Answers to help developers navigate the current and potential impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on active construction projects
Navigating NSW’s new Security of Payments regime
3 Dec, 2019
Key considerations when it comes to changes to the Security of Payments Act in NSW (SOPA).
How to make an early stage development budget, and stick to it
11 Dec, 2019
Here are some simple ways to create a project budget, and stick to it from expert Quantity Surveyors.
Why building quality matters
2 Oct, 2019
Building quality is as important as safety – and we need to start taking it as seriously.
Altus Group Announces the Promotion of David Lockie to Director, Cost Management
4 Mar, 2020
Altus Group announces new Director, Cost Management in Melbourne office.
Combustible cladding: What you need to know
30 Aug, 2019
We discuss combustible cladding - implications for the the industry and the rectification process.
Building right the first time, every time
1 Apr, 2020
A new culture of quality can deliver direct benefits to the construction industry’s bottom line and restore the community’s confidence.
Development finances and project risk during COVID-19
4 Apr, 2020
Property developers and investors need to prepare for an increased level of reporting to lenders to address development finances and project risk during COVID-19
Three steps to safe and socially distant building sites
7 Apr, 2020
Industry groups and unions have joined forces in unprecedented cooperation to ensure control measures minimise the spread of COVID-19.
Reinvent and recover: Is now the right time for hospitality refurbishments?
25 May, 2020
Is now the right time for a hospitality refurbishment? We discuss how you can prepare for the 'next normal'.
Guide | Finding the value engineering ‘sweet spot’
30 Jun, 2020
Value engineering is commonly misunderstood. We explore what it means to engineer value and how it can benefit your next project.
Infrastructure investment: Balancing best bang for buck with the need for speed
24 Aug, 2020
Learning from the past to deliver assets that stimulate the economy and optimise expenditure.
Counting the costs: How to better manage cost escalation on your next project
9 Nov, 2020
Some experts believe costs will rise, while others argue costs are likely to fall. Who is right? The answer is both. The question of when is most important.
Altus Group partners with the Property Council of Australia to support industry education
8 Feb, 2021
We are pleased to announce our 2021 partnership with the Property Council of Australia.
Modular building construction: Has its time finally come?
14 Feb, 2021
Modular. Prefab. DfMA. Off-site construction. We unpack the advantages, constraints and how stakeholders can move forward while mitigating risk.
Global players bank on Build-to-Rent boom
28 Feb, 2021
Global property players are preparing for the build-to-rent boom as pent-up demand and low interest rates push the asset class forward
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