Services

Our experience in major infrastructure projects, coupled with our general experience in the design and documentation of large projects and the delivery method is extensive and includes off-shore projects.

Our scope of services can be customized according to the needs of the project.

The following is a brief range of our consultancy services:

Fire Safety and Risk Engineering Design
  • Quantitative risk assessment for building designs including a proficient expertise in "reverse risk engineering"
  • Quantified Reliability Centred Maintenance (QRCM) analysis for essential safety measures. Current project under QRCM review is Crown Melbourne
  • Regulatory advice, feasibility studies for new projects and audit reports for existing buildings on regulatory compliance
  • Investigation and advice on fire protection inspections and reports
  • Preparation of essential services (fire safety infrastructure) maintenance manuals. Past projects have included Crown Melbourne, Federation Square, Holden Port Melbourne
  • Building Regulation research and co-ordination of fire tests as needed
  • Peer Review of fire engineering designs for buildings (including risk analysis)
  • Establish the design parameters of the fire engineering design brief and the cost benefits associated with the performance approach for the building development
  • Preparation of appeals, modifications and/or dispensation varying the regulatory requirements to suit the preferred design and cost parameters
 Building Surveying
  • Issue Building Permits and Occupancy Permits (Victoria)
  • Building regulation advice (Building Surveying Consultancy) for a project design at any stage
  • Building Permit approvals
  • Government certification approvals under the Building Act 1993 Victoria
  • Protection works advice in relation to adjoining properties
  • Building inspections for all facets of building control or quality control as the situation may require
  • Assistance and advice with respect to Occupancy Permits and occupation of buildings
  • Development of performance designs in accordance with the Building Code (NCC) and International Fire Engineering Guidelines
  • Liaison with the relevant statutory authorities including the Fire Brigade/Fire Authority, Local Government, State Government Authority
  • Checking on major non-conforming issues and identification of possible design options ensure compliance with building regulations