How we can help you…

  • Douglas Estimating Ltd (DEL) specialises in offering busy PQS firms freelance quantity surveying consulting services. If you find yourself overwhelmed with workload or just require assistant on projects, DEL can support you and your company in this ever-demanding industry. We are incredibly competitive on rates and can offer a fee estimation prior to carrying out the proposed works.
  • If your Company has secured projects in the North-West of Ireland (Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan, Monaghan, North-Louth) but distance is an issue, why not avail of both our pre and post contract services.


Why Employ a Freelance Quantity Surveyor Consultant…?

  • A Fresh Perspective
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Getting that Project out on Time
  • Less Overheads
    • No need to supply office space
    • No need to supply computer hardware
    • No need to supply computer software
    • No need to supply HR resources
    • No need to supply administration
    • No need to supply carparking
    • No need to supply heating and electric overheads
    • No need to supply general office stationery
    • No need to supply insurances
  • Less Costs and Expenditure
    • No need to pay any time and a half- or double-time rates
    • No need to pay holiday pay
    • No need to pay sick pay
    • No need to pay for office outings
    • No need to pay for the Christmas Bonus
    • No need to pay for mobile phones and bills


What we can do for you…

  • Budgets
  • Estimates
  • Order of Magnitude Costings (OMC)
  • Electronic Measurement
  • Cost Plans
  • Bills of Quantities
  • Value Engineering
  • Pre-qualifying Contractors
  • Report on Tenders
  • Contract Administration
  • Payment Recommendations
  • Reinstatement Cost Assessments
  • Valuations
  • Negotiating Variations
  • Cost Reports
  • Negotiating Final Account


Software and Systems in Place

  • We utilise and preform our tasks using the very latest technologies and software systems
    • Purchased
      • Buildsoft Global Estimating System
      • Buildsoft Cubit Electronic Measuring System
      • Microsoft Office 365 System
        • OneDrive
        • Excel
        • Word
        • Outlook
        • PowerPoint
  • Experience with…
    • Cost X Electronic Measuring System
    • Sketch-up
    • Auto-Cad
    • Mud-shark

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