Base Quantum - Quality in Quantity
February 02, 2017 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

Base to support transformation of Dover Port

Appointment marks Base’s growing portfolio in the South East Commercial consultancy Base Quantum, has been appointed under a Framework as a consultant to provide professional services in respect of Dover Western Docks Revival (DWDR) project and the wider Port of Dover estates maintenance and development portfolio. The Long Term Asset

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January 13, 2017 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Updates

ICLA Bi-annual Conference 2017:
“Managing Legal Risk to Minimize Disputes”

  Date: 26 January 2017 Location: British University in Dubai, Dubai (UAE)   Following on from the success of the International Construction Law Association (ICLA) Inaugural Conference in Paris, we are delighted to invite you to our Bi-annual Conference: “Managing Legal Risk to Minimize Disputes”. The ICLA Bi-annual Conference, Dubai,

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November 30, 2016 by Charles Day in Our Showcase, Updates

Base Quantum Launches New Training Offer

Base Quantum has devised a comprehensive training programme which advises clients on best practice to avoid disputes. The course teaches companies to avoid the common pitfalls that can lead to disputes or make it difficult to recover entitlements when disputes occur. The session sets out the must-dos on contract compliance

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November 18, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

Too radical? How SME tie-ups can take skills solutions up a notch

This is a column from Associate Director, Danny Frost published by Construction News, 04.11.2016 about smaller firms using their agility and responsiveness to power collaborative training opportunities. The construction industry employs two million people in the UK and accounts for more than 6 per cent of GDP. As one of the

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September 27, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

Supporting our team on the journey to becoming Chartered Quantity Surveyors

Base recognises its responsibility to the profession and the importance of investing in the training and development of the next generation of its talent. In addition to the apprenticeship programme introduced last year, Base offers structured training and support to team members undertaking the Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) qualification

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September 01, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

7 ways to protect your firm as project risks increase

This is a column from Chief Executive Officer, Duncan Hughes-Phillips published by Construction News, 19.08.2016. Right now in the construction industry, the only certainty is uncertainty. Political and market conditions mean it is more important than ever to be diligent in understanding a project’s potential risks and negotiating contractual responsibilities.

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July 29, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

Term Maintenance Contracts’ growing popularity amongst Local Authorities

Josiah Lee, Quantity Surveyor at Base talks about his experiences of using Term Maintenance Contracts (“TMCs”). A Term Maintenance Contract (“TMC”), simply put, is a contract for the supply of maintenance services over a set period of time. The contract creates a mechanism for the client to instruct services or

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July 26, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

Base Quantum welcomes new appointments as business continues to grow

Base continues to strengthen its senior team with the appointment of Danny Frost as Associate Director. Danny will be growing the commercial consultancy division of the business. Danny has over 25 years’ experience in the construction sector, gained across a range of civil engineering and building projects. He joins from

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March 11, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

Skimping on management costs can result in expensive disputes

Josiah Lee, Quantity Surveyor at Base Quantum, explores how rising costs are connected to an increase in the number of projects which end in dispute. As the UK climbs out of recession the total value of construction disputes remains high. Perhaps this is connected to the rising cost of consultants.

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March 11, 2016 by Charles Day in Latest Updates, Our Showcase, Updates

The Cumberland Hotel

Role: commercial consultancy services Remodelling the ground floor of The Cumberland Hotel to create new retail units A cutting edge hotel located in the heart of the West End – where Oxford Street meets Park Lane – The Cumberland Hotel epitomises chic, contemporary accommodation. With its spectacular lobby creating a

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