Tower Heights


The Brief

To provide a full tender package, design, procurement and contract administration service throughout the duration of the project.  The works comprised of extensive external concrete repairs, external redecoration and replacement of the existing flat roof covering.

Site Description

The building is a residential tower block constructed circa 1960’s, which consists of 63 flats located above a shopping centre.

Task and Outcome

  • Carried out an initial site inspection to establish the extent of works required

  • Appointed a specialist surveying company to undertake a detailed external concrete survey

  • Drafted the specification and issued to an agreed list of contractors

  • Appointed a specialist contractor with proven experience to undertake the project

  • Undertook the contract administration role, dealing with contract variations, valuations, progress updates and contractual issues

  • Undertook design reviews and variations as required

  • Undertook the role of CDM-C

  • Managed the expectations of both client and freeholder regarding the completion date and impending major works to the shopping centre below

Project Details

  • Name
  • Tower Heights, Hoddesdon – External Refurbishment and Decorations
  • Department
  • Building Consultancy