28 May 2024

With a request for local GAA pitch side sponsorship banner, decided to refresh and refocus logo brand. Time to make use of the name. Clicking on the address above still takes you to QUINTIN QS etc. Hopefully logo appears pitchside in Ballygalget GAC soon. For those who don’t know, my late father was a lighthouse […]

23 May 2024

A surprising question asked today. What is the purpose of a Pre Tender Estimate? A pre-tender estimate in construction serves several important purposes: It’s important to note that pre-tender estimates are preliminary and may not reflect the actual final cost of the project. They are based on various assumptions and historical data, which can change […]

16 May 2024

QUINTIN QS is providing clients with a protected dedicated page on the www.kevinbarryqs.com (quintinqs.com) website which provides a regular updated one page executive summary of all jobs where involved in our QS capacity. Therefore from any device or PC, clients able to simply monitor status of jobs in terms of estimates, valuations, pending final accounts […]

25 Apr 2024

Selecting bidders who are competitive is crucial in any procurement process, as it ensures that the organization obtains the best value for money while fostering a fair and transparent bidding environment. Here are some key reasons why selecting competitive bidders is important: While selecting competitive bidders may require more time and effort upfront, the potential […]

19 Apr 2024

Successfully registered with CAA with Operator & Flyer ID Drone registration is an important requirement in the United Kingdom for operating unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), also known as drones, in a responsible and safe manner. Here are some key points about the importance of drone registration in the UK: By complying with drone registration requirements, […]

19 Apr 2024

No matter what is being built, effective control of all information, whether Pre or Post Contract, can ensure minimal risk of not reaching the end point effectively and efficiently. In JCT (Joint Contracts Tribunal) contracts, it is generally recommended that all design team information be issued through the Contract Administrator. Here are some key reasons […]

28 Mar 2024

Update: 28-03-2024….as Spring of 2024, we are offering 20% discount on coupons for digitizing/estimates/pricing, until 1st August 2024. Two hurdles emerging… 1….Planning approval. We are advising clients to avail of our QS services and ensure their planning applications are affordable before lodging plans. 2….On reach build stage, mortgage companies are limiting their offers, not withstanding […]

21 Mar 2024

When it comes to building a house in the UK in a cost-effective manner, there are several materials to consider: It’s important to note that material costs can vary significantly depending on your location, the size of the project, and other factors. Additionally, you should consider the long-term energy efficiency and maintenance costs when evaluating […]