We would like to introduce our newest team member, Cheryl, a quantity surveyor based in the Orange Bathurst region. Cheryl has had ten years experience in quantity surveying work such as preparation of budget cost estimates, pre-tender estimates and priced bills of quantities. Cheryl will be conducting tax depreciation inspections.
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quantity surveying services, pre purchase building inspections, tax
depreciations and insurance replacement valuations.
Focusing here on one of our services.
Insurance replacement valuations have become very important with all the
natural disasters that have been happening around the country and this is a
service we provide.
This service includes a full construction cost estimate to rebuild to a
similar standard, including often forgotten costs such as demolition, site
clearance and rubbish removal, if a property is lost due most commonly to
fire or flood.
This is important to property owners, investors and body corporates, both
for residential and commercial properties.
Walton Smith Consultants, quantity surveyors and building consultants, is currently working on the new Parkes Police Station. This is a $14m project in regional NSW, located 360km from Sydney and 120km from Dubbo.
Work has been ongoing from the Pre-construction stages of budget estimates, reviews at DA submission stage, preparation of Bill of Quantities through to the current construction stage of attending meetings, accessing variations, and checking progress payments. Completion is expected mid 2013.
Walton Smith Consultants have been consultant quantity surveyors on several of the new Police Stations in regional NSW, including Wagga Wagga, Dubbo and Orange and have been engaged for the proposed police station in Walgett
Walton Smith Consultants have recently been appointed as the Quantity Surveyors for the $31million extension to Mars Petcare factory in Bathurst. This is an extension to their existing dry kibble manufacturing facility.
MARS Bathurst is where brands such as PEDIGREE®, WHISKAS®, MY DOG®, DINE® and SCHMACKOS® are manufactured. MARS Australian business began when they commenced selling the MARS® bar here in 1954. Their first factory was built in 1967, and since then they have grown significantly. They now have six manufacturing sites across Australia, and employ more than 2,000 people.
From its humble beginnings in the Tacoma, Washington kitchen of Frank Mars, Mars, Incorporated has grown into a company of global scope with six business segments including Chocolate, Petcare, Wrigley Gum and Confections, Food, Drinks and Symbioscience, generating annual revenues of $30 billion USD.