David began his career in quantity surveying in the construction industry with the Lovell Construction Group with which he had family connections.
In 1987 he established his own partnership to provide commercial and contractual services to private clients, main contractors and sub-contractors.
David has accumulated 30 years’ construction project experience and 15 years’ experience in rail signalling.
He also undertook his own residential property development. His clients included Trollope Colls Elliott, Walter Lilly, Siemens Building Technologies, Areen Design Services, Alstom and The Berkeley Consultancy with whom he worked in the UK, France and Belgium.
David has accumulated 30 years’ construction project experience and 15 years’ experience in rail signalling, including commercial management; quantity surveying; sub-contract management; review and negotiation of contractual terms and conditions; preparation of claims.
David has worked closely with Abacus since 2010 to provide commercial services on rail signalling projects to Signalling Solutions and Alstom on their contracts with Network Rail including Colchester (£42m), Southampton (£11m), Poole to Wool (£35m), Bristol (£100m), and recently on the European Train Control System (ETCS) project in the Paddington to Heathrow area (£15m).
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Claims management
- Consultant quantity surveying
- Cost control
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