Symonds’ construction management business - Woolf Ltd
- facilitates all aspects of the construction process, from
the first bud of an idea with a client to the management of the
ultimate occupier… and everything in between.
Construction Management is a non-adversarial
form of contract. We sit on the same side of the table as our
client (as opposed to contractors that sit opposite) creating one
team and one agenda.
We manage a project via works packages,
working closely with professional trade contractors that have
proven ability to deliver on time and budget, chosen with the
client via our rigid selection process. We ensure that the design
team works as closely as possible with our trade contractors
embedding their experience and expertise in all aspects of the
We provide a fee-based appointment: the cost
management is transparent and proactive, leaving the client paying
the actual agreed costs and not paying for unfounded risk.
Delivering best value is inherent in everything we do.
In short, Construction Management is an
invaluable delivery tool for clients who want to be intimately
involved in the delivery of their project and feel part of a team
from that first meeting to the opening party!
Our services include:
- Pre-construction services
- Supply chain management and trade contractor procurement
- Strategic planning and programming
- Risk and value management
- Commercial and cost management
- Trade contract management, administration and delivery
- Design management
- Principal contractor
- Health, Safety & Environmental management
- Quality control
- Change control management
We work alongside our clients, their stakeholders and
professional teams, in a collaborative ‘one-team’ approach. Our
services are supported by established systems using
state-of-the-art web-based technology which we use on all projects.
These systems facilitate the management all contractor
prequalification, procurement, cost management and site activities
ensuring consistency, efficiency and transparency in the way we