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After the successful conclusion of a tender phase, the client, by utilizing the services of a PQS after contracts have been awarded, can benefit greatly from the detailed cost information the PQS has compiled and their knowledge of the quantities of the work. With all of the pre-contract information at hand, the PQS is ideally equipped to deal with the administrative issues that arise during the construction of a project.

The following sets out some of the post tender services a PQS may provide as a value-added additional service.

 

SERVICES RELATING TO FIXED PRICE OR STIPULATED SUM CONTRACTS

 

Schedule of Values

Our team may review the schedule of values submitted by the contractor, and in consultation with the client and design team make recommendations for changes, adjustments and acceptance.

 

Progress Advance Approvals

Our team may examine the various applications from the contractor for progress payments, verify them against the work actually performed, evaluate the work in accordance with the contract, including the Value of Work in Place, the Costs to Complete, Statutory Lien Holdback requirements, and make recommendations as to the amount of such payments.

 

Contract Changes

Our team may, in conjunction with the design team, also initiate and maintain procedures for evaluating change orders and may negotiate with the contractor and recommend adjustments to the contract sum and project schedule.

 

Contract Status

During the course of the construction work, our team may prepare at regular intervals, statements showing the current expenditures to date incorporating all change orders authorized and contemplated indicating the anticipated final cost.

 

Final Account

On completion of the work a full and detailed final account incorporating all change orders and cash allowances adjustments may be prepared.

 

Payment Certifier Services

Our team is trained in the administration of contracts and is knowledgeable of the provisions of the Builder’s Lien Act. As such our team is an appropriate choice to provide the Payment Certifier functions described by the Act.

 

SERVICES RELATING TO COST PLUS CONTRACTS

Cost Reporting

Our team may set up proper accounting procedures for checking the contractor’s labour and material costs, and reporting same against the target budget.

 

Contract Changes

Our team may also initiate and maintain procedures for evaluating change orders and will negotiate with the contractor and recommend adjustments to the contract sum.

 

Contract Status

During the course of the construction work, Our team may prepare at regular intervals, statements showing the current expenditures to date incorporating all change orders authorized, and indicating the anticipated final cost

 

Final Account

On completion of the work, a full and detailed final account incorporating all change orders and cash allowances adjustments may be prepared.

 

Payment Certifier Services

Our team is trained in the administration of contracts and is aware of the provisions of the Builder’s Lien Act. As such our team is a natural choice to provide the Payment Certifier functions described by the Act.

 

SERVICES RELATING TO MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS

  • Provide a breakdown of the elemental estimate to conform to the other estimating formats such as Masterformat, Uniformat Index and to enable a budget target cost to be agreed with the Project or Construction Manager.
  • Provide a breakdown of the elemental estimate to conform to trade packages identified by the Project or Construction Manager, to assist in calling tenders
  • Examine the various applications from the contractor for progress payments, verify them against the work actually performed, evaluate the work in accordance with the contract and make recommendations for the amount of such payments.
  • Evaluate change orders, negotiate costs and make recommendations on changes to the contract amount and progress schedule.
  • Prepare a final account of all the trade contracts, incorporating all changes and adjustments to cash allowances etc.

 

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2603 23rd Avenue S.W. Calgary, Alberta T3E 0H9

+1.403.217.9321

info@abcqs.ca