Choose Forme as your quantity surveying company for specialised construction cost control solutions

Forme Construction’s experienced cost management team, led by Paul Weinstein, is responsible for personally managing your entire construction project , from initial costings to final material costs and labour requirements. We focus on precise cost analysis, accurate financial planning, well-prepared documentation, and correctly forecasted cash-flow charts. Once the project commences, we become responsible for ensuring it remains within budget by processing monthly progress claims and seeing them through to the final account. As a result, our valued residential, commercial and contractor clients can expect exceptional customer service that includes ongoing communication and proactive budget reviews.

Contact us  to discuss quantity surveying, cost control or project management services for your construction project. 

Affordable residential cost management services for homeowners 

At Forme Construction, we know how important it is to offer a complete end-to-end cost estimation service that adds value to your home renovation or residential house build project. Our team of registered quantity surveyors can help you with everything from start to finish, including independent cost projections, which are often crucial to secure bank financing. We work closely with homeowners and architects across NZ to create tailor-made plans that fit your unique requirements while keeping the project on track and within budget. Get in touch with us today to see how our customisable cost management services can enhance your residential construction project.

Streamline your commercial construction project with professional cost management solutions

Our commercial construction experts offer comprehensive services to help you financially manage your building project. Our team has the expertise to provide accurate building measurements and prepare detailed pricing schedules and tender submissions. We also prepare building consent applications for local authorities. We work closely with you to ensure the applications meet your requirements before submission.

We understand that you know your business best, so we work alongside you to create preliminary and general budgets that include everything you need for a successful project. Our services also include cost management services and project and development budgets. We specialise in providing full construction contract administration, from contractor procurement and tenders to sourcing supplier quotes and overseeing monthly cost reporting. We can even assist in preparing and submitting required bank funding drawdown reports. Trust us to manage your project, ensuring it remains on schedule and within budget. Get in touch today for cost-effective commercial quantity surveying solutions.

What to expect when engaging with our quantity surveying team

  1. Measuring assessment of the materials needed for the project to create a schedule of quantities for both residential and commercial projects.
  2. A detailed pricing schedule for the building trades and labour involved in the project.
  3. Assistance with the preparation and submission of tender documents.
  4. Preliminary and general budget preparation.
  5. Cost advice on market conditions, risks, margin assessment, and competitive advantages and disadvantages.
  6. Preparation and lodging of building consent applications to local authorities.
  7. Complete cost management services, including bank funding applications and preliminary cost estimates from concept to detailed design.
  8. Preparation of project and development budgets.
  9. Full construction contract administration, including obtaining tenders/supplier quotes, processing monthly invoices and payment claims, and preparing payment schedule certificates and contract instructions.
  10. An issued variation on price requests and orders, as well as monthly cost reporting.
  11. Monthly bank funding drawdown reports to ensure successful project completion.

Cost Management FAQs Answered By Our Quantity Surveying Team

Quantity surveying is a professional service that involves measuring and estimating the materials, labour, and other costs involved in a building project. It can help you understand the costs of your project and identify areas where you can save money.

We work on many building projects, including residential homes, commercial buildings, industrial facilities, and infrastructure projects. No project is too big or too small for our team of experienced professionals.

Yes, we can provide you with a full range of cost management services, including bank funding applications, preliminary cost estimates, and monthly bank funding drawdown reports. We work closely with our clients to ensure they have the necessary resources to complete their building projects.

Our pricing depends on the scope and complexity of your project. We provide free, no-obligation quotes for all of our services, and we will work with you to develop a cost-effective plan that meets your budget and building needs.

All our quantity surveyors are registered professionals with the New Zealand Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NZIQS). They have extensive experience in the building industry and have worked on a wide range of building projects throughout New Zealand.

Yes, we have experience working with a variety of building professionals, including architects, builders, and project managers. We will work closely with your team to ensure that your project is completed on time, within budget, and to your exact specifications.

To get started, simply contact us by phone or email to schedule a consultation. We will discuss your project needs and provide a free, no-obligation quote for our services. From there, we will work with you to develop a cost-effective plan that meets your building needs and budget.