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September 13, 2019 by Charles Day in Interviews

Our People: An interview with Richard Ekanem

Why Base? I have previously worked for large outfits for a contractor and consultancy firm. I heard about Base from a colleague and started to think about the benefits of joining a smaller company.

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September 09, 2019 by Charles Day in Events

Visit us at the Kent Construction Expo – 3rd October

Base Quantum will be attending the Kent Construction Expo on Thursday 3rd October. Please join Danny Frost and Domini Baldwin at 12:00pm for a round table discussion on ‘Sub-Contractors – Getting Paid’. Find us at Stand 173 – we look forward to seeing you there! For further information please email

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September 06, 2019 by Charles Day in Blog

What does the future hold for Quantity Surveyors?

Amy Wakerley, Quantity Surveyor. In 1999, Cavill bluntly stated “change or die” following a survey carried out among Quantity Surveyors (herein known as QSs). The survey found that 58% of respondents thought the traditional cost-modelling role was under threat and would likely be replaced with software packages. Furthermore, 75% of

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September 05, 2019 by Charles Day in Events

Visit us at the South East Construction Expo – 26th September

Base Quantum will be attending the South East Construction Expo on Thursday 26th September. Our Managing Director, Danny Frost, and Mark James of Coffin Mew will also be giving a fascinating presentation at 11.45am. More details below. Find us at Stand 35 – we hope to see you all there!

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August 23, 2019 by Charles Day in Interviews

Our People: An interview with John Delaney

Why Base? Base is recognised within the industry as a growing Expert Witness firm focused on delivery and quality. Base has the reputation of a continually successful niche business with a healthy mix of new and repeat clients. Most importantly, it has a culture of ‘people first’.

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August 14, 2019 by Charles Day in Interviews

Our People: An interview with Laura Hannan

Why Base? I got to know the team over the years and liked Base’s ethos and the direction in which it was heading. Having had a number of conversations with Duncan, Base CEO and Danny, Base MD, it was evident that the quality of work and the aspirations they had

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August 06, 2019 by Charles Day in Blog

The Importance of Personality in Avoiding Disputes

Danny Frost, Managing Director. Time and time again we find ourselves embroiled in quantum related disputes. Frequently these derive from disagreements within the project team and, more specifically, Quantity Surveyors holding ground on monetary matters.

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August 01, 2019 by Charles Day in Blog

Business Edge Article: The Rules of the Game – Danny Frost

Base contributes to the ‘construction focus’ section in this month’s Business Edge magazine. Written by Danny Frost, the article discusses the importance of mastering the basics and reading the contract. Find it in full below…   Click HERE to read the PDF.

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July 31, 2019 by Charles Day in Interviews

Welcome to our team! An interview with Paul Bettis

Why Base? Becoming chartered is currently my biggest goal. Base offered the level of APC support I was looking for as well as the opportunity to get involved with a variety of projects in both Quantity Surveying and Expert Witness work.

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July 26, 2019 by Charles Day in Staff & Office Updates

Base Welcomes…

Base Welcomes… We are excited to welcome John Delaney as Director to the Base Team. After 6 years with HKA (formerly Hill International), John brings with him 17 years of industry experience and serves as a welcome addition to our stable of experienced Expert Witnesses. We look forward to having

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