Providing strategic and project specific advice and guidance to RSL and Local Authority clients on technical and compliance matters including contract management, project management, design and specification, quality assurance, feasibility and cost analysis, health and safety and fire safety compliance.
Working as part of Peabody’s Asset Management team delivering their annual planned maintenance and refurbishment programmes, Ben undertook the roles of lead surveyor, principal designer and contract administrator, delivering refurbishment projects of various scales and complexity, covering all phases from inception to completion. Ben also worked for Frankham Consultancy Group’s multi-disciplinary surveying team, and covered all aspects of surveying and project management for various clients. Most recently working on projects for The Portman Estate as lead consultant/designer, helping to maintain and enhance property rental values through effective design and specification, and the subsequent delivery of improvement programmes. Having worked as a Building Surveyor in both the public and private sectors Ben has acquired expertise in renovation/refurbishment and reconfiguration, design and specification, contract management, cost analysis, feasibility and options appraisals, provision of technical solutions, quality assurance, planning, resident consultation, statutory and legislative compliance and health and safety management, most notably fire safety, asbestos management and CDM regulations, as well as undertaking all professional service related surveying including condition and measured surveys, dilapidations, defect diagnosis and party wall matters. Ben also has experience of works involving sustainability, regeneration, security and civil engineering and most recently the production of digital record information and reviews of building safety in relation to the Hackitt Review.
Peabody – Defining and setting up the digital record process to ensure compliance with legislation emerging from the Hackitt Review recommendations.
Peabody- Asset Management Surveyor
Frankham Consultancy Group - Building Surveyor