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Update: 14th October 2020

With rolling lock-down inevitable, starting Friday 16th October 2020, we are highlighting our ability to continue working, from home office as required, to maintain continuity of services during these difficult times.

With the 2nd wave of COVID-19, the onset of autumn and winter, the resultant slow and difficult impact on many business activities and restricted social contact, servicing existing contractual obligations still remains critical.

Best description thus far was global economy took the skyscraper’s penthouse level fast elevator down to the basement and taking the stairs back up again !

QUINTIN QS are working with leading consultancy practices and large/small construction companies to provide out-sourced, secure and trustworthy QS Services.


Reuters update..1-7-2020

S&P, which delivered its first ever double-notch downgrade to a triple A-rated country when Britain voted to leave the European Union in 2016, said it no longer assumed the Brexit transition period will be extended this year.

Instead it expects London to strike a “core” free trade deal starting 2021, though the risk that negotiations fail remains “elevated”.

“A second, bigger wave of (coronavirus) infections in autumn, then followed by a switch to WTO trade rules in January would be a perfect storm,” S&P said.


All businesses are re-assessing their positions and adapting their business models, if at all possible. The supply/demand equation has fundamentally been affected, in all spheres of life and business.

The UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak plans to wind down the furlough wage subsidy scheme on the assumption that demand would pick up slack. Unfortunately, that assumption is looking unrealistic with many sectors having excess capacity.

Controlling your costs and increasing business revenues is more critical than ever, and doing nothing is not wise leadership, such approach is destined for eventual failure.

With online business being part of the new normal, ZOOM is readily available for virtual meetings.

If your business has short or medium term requirements, we are willing to discuss, assisting you to manage the current/future restrictions on travel, social contact etc

Email mail@kevinbarryqs.com to discuss if we can assist your business.

QUINTIN – CATO software

QUINTIN QS has adopted and updated the BIM compliant full suite of CATO software to enlarge, strengthen and drive efficiencies in our QS Services to clients, builders and developers.

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