Contract Administration

Contract Administration


In a Contract Administrator capacity McCarthy Partnership acts impartially in administering a building contract in order to deliver the project objectives with minimal dispute. Building projects succeed through the combination of clear design and specification, co-ordination of the team, managing change and effective contract administration skills.

Our broad base of skills and experience mean we are able to assist in refurbishment, extension and modernisation on both residential and commercial projects. Our hands on practical approach will guide you through your project from understanding and developing your brief, completing detailed design and specification, obtaining competitive tenders and procuring the completed project thought to the end of the defects period.

Drawings

We work in partnership with Architects and Structural Engineers and can prepare drawings for various schemes residential and commercial projects. The first stage is to produce an accurate measured survey of the existing building following which a proposed scheme or schemes will be prepared and discussed with you before the detailed technical design stage. Applications for planning consent and consent under the Building Regulations will be made to the Local Authority and we will advise you about the constraints placed on the designs by current regulations.

Specifications

We can prepare detailed specifications which are tailored to the individual project and contain precise descriptions of the work to be done and the materials to be used. This, when combined with contract terms and conditions, forms the basis of the tender documents that can be used to obtain competitive quotations from building contractors.