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.

Minor Highways framework contract in Cornwall for a Local Authority

Provision of pre and post contract quantity surveyor services on a consultancy basis under an NEC contract, for the local authority client’s framework for Highways and being run from JKD&Co’s Falmouth office.

£16m Olympic stadium re-fit construction works under the NEC contract

JKD & Co Ltd has been appointed for project QS support for the retractable seating package construction works at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London in time for West Ham United’s first home fixture in season 2016/2017. This is a JKD & Co Plymouth office appointment, further to recommendation for ADR techniques and experience.

£1bn co-joined highways construction framework in the South West of England

John K Daly & Co Ltd quantity surveyors are currently finalising tender documents for a potential £1bn co-joined highways construction framework in the South West and are using HMEP guidelines and amended NEC/TSC contract. This is being run from the Exeter office of JKD & Co.

QS assignment in Falmouth, Cornwall

Preliminary quantity surveying estimate carried out for refurbishment of Salvation Army premises in Falmouth, Cornwall and with the likelihood of further construction commissions for the architect involved. This is a Falmouth office commission for JKD & Co.

 

JKD & Co assist with £7m aircraft industry construction facility in Bournemouth, Dorset

John K Daly & Co Chartered Quantity Surveyors provided commercial support for a top 20 contractor on a new £7m aircraft industry construction facility in Bournemouth, South West England. The existing facility remained operational whilst construction work took place. This is a Banbury office commission for JKD & Co.

Adjudicator John K Daly features in Civil Engineering Surveyor

Chartered Quantity Surveyor and Arbitrator John Daly explores the typical trials and tribulations of the adjudication process in March’s issue of Civil Engineering Surveyor, the monthly journal of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors. John runs the Bristol and Exeter offices of JKD & Co.

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