Project or Development Monitoring is the process of protecting a clients interests from risks associated with a project which is not directly under their control.
Monitoring can be carried out on behalf of a range of Client types which can generally be categorised into the following;
What is involved?
The primary objective of the project monitoring role is to act as the ‘eyes and ears’ of the client throughout all stages of the development process including the pre construction stage.
When acting as a Project Monitoring Surveyor, we adopt a proactive rather than reactive approach by identifying and anticipating potential issues which may affect the delivery of the project. In this way we are able to provide an early warning to the client but also be of value to the developer, as they may be better placed in terms of decision making.
Typical issues that the project monitor would comment/advise on include;
What are the benefits of instructing a Project Monitoring Surveyor?
The main advantages of instructing a monitoring surveyor include;