Project Management

Project Management is one of Alium Group’s core services and we have a proven track history of delivering projects; on time, on budget and meeting the client expectations.

Our approach is kept clear and simple, through investing valued time upfront and engaging both the client team and project team members once appointed. Through our experience of managing a multitude of projects including new build and refurbishments, we have developed assured gateway systems and processes to carefully plan and coordinate projects through the full project lifecycle, from concept to completion.

We set out clear objectives from the outset to capture the critical stages at the earliest opportunity, these include;

Project Controls:

Establishing the project structure to ensure clear roles and responsibilities are firmed and implement clear financial and reporting mechanisms

Strategic Brief:

Defining a clear client brief which is both realistic and achievable

Consultant Appointments:

Using our developed network of trusted professional service supplier’s we can advise relevant and competitive appointments

Design Management:

Coordination of the design process to ensure the client requirements are captured and agreed changes firmed and verified through close coordination with the cost consultant

Procurement Strategies:

Undertake a procurement strategy review at an early stage

Programme Management:

Generation of the strategic project programme with clear gateway sign off stages to maintain project and risk control.

Risk Management:

Production and continuous revision of project risk register inclusive of reduction methodologies through site surveys, programme critical path analysis and design development carefully instructed to limit risk exposure to the client

Contract Selection:

Assist contract selection options to balance the client and project critical objectives, complexity of the works and contractor market conditions

Contractor Appointment:

Management of detailed tender period and appointment of competent and reliable contractors through our trusted historic supply chain working with client/ external legal advisors to secure contract award

Contract Administration:

Providing contract administration/ employers’ agent services following contract award. Full project monitoring including; chairing progress meetings, monthly certification, project and programme monitoring, variation instructions and reporting for client/ funder leads.