£30m Substation for an international power project on the South Coast

Sub-consultancy contractor’s QS services for a bespoke contract and heading up the procurement on site too, this is a Plymouth office appointment.

£1m bus park and interchange scheme in Berkshire

Provision of project quantity surveying services for a highways framework contractor on an NEC Option B contract for a local authority, a Banbury office commission for a new client.

£6M Overhead power lines project for a national contractor in the South 

Project Quantity Surveying Services for UK & International Contractor on a £6M overhead power lines and associated works project in the South for a UK National Utilities Provider using an NEC Option B contract. This is another Bristol Offices project.

Report for a South Midlands local authority as to Section 106 costs further to planning approval

Appointed as QS Consultants for a South Midlands Local Authority to investigate the veracity of Section 38 and other costs further to planning matters on a local development with a housing contractor in the locality. This is a Banbury office appointment.

£5M MEP project for a local contractor at Hinkley Point C in Somerset

Appointed as QS Sub-consultants for MEP works connected with Hinkley Point C, providing worker accommodation including 1500 bedrooms – the largest project of this type in Europe . This was a £5M NEC Option A subcontract, to agree Compensation Events and Final Account close out within 6 weeks of the August completion date. This is a Bristol office project.

3 year framework contract c£6M for National Grid substations project

Quantity Surveying services for a Tier 1 Utilities Contractor under NEC Options A, C and E contracts for substation upgrade works from South Wales along the South Coast to Kent. This is a JKD&Co Banbury office appointment.

QS Expert Witness John K Daly writes for Confederation of Construction Specialists magazine

Chartered Quantity Surveyor, Arbitrator and Panel Adjudicator John Daly shares a recent assignment in the July’s issue of CCS magazine. Reporting on a Single Joint Expert appointment in Litigation (as opposed to a party appointment) and enabling an early settlement of the case. This was further to a successful Expert Report, that was agreeable to both parties and for a set fee.

John runs the London, Bristol and Exeter offices of JKD & Co and is also periodically involved in International Expert Quantity Surveyor work.

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Railway signalling project £7.5m in South West

Project QS support for an MEP contractor under a NR 11 contract involving electrical, signalling equipment and civils works using track possessions on live railway networks. This is a JKD&Co Bristol office appointment.

Multi-Party Adjudication for a Professional Services contract dispute

JKD & Co appointed as Adjudication Representatives in an unusual matter under an oral contract in ‘joinder’ for the provision of Quantity Surveying services and being handled by JKD&Co’s Exeter offices.

£10m Design and Build contract for 92 houses and an office in Somerset

Consultancy appointment to provide specialist QS support for a national contractor on a co-joined local authority and housing association project under separate JCT D&B contracts, for the avoidance of Dispute Resolution processes. This is a JKD&Co Plymouth office commission.