Managing your costs, ensuring quality, and keeping things running smoothly is our primary objective. We always aim to effectively reduce costs, ensure high-quality delivery, and minimize delays in project development, while adhering to applicable codes, rules and regulations.
We offer comprehensive construction management expertise to effectively minimize delays in project development covering:
- Bid Management
- Constructability reviews
- Tender management
- Workers Welfare management
- QA/QC implementation & management
- Close-out & handover management
- Infrastructure management
Providing the framework and guidance you need to cover the most common tasks for your construction project. We pro-actively manage costs throughout your entire project life-cycle, ensuring you maximise returns on low margin profits.
Our Commercial Management services play an important role in the commercial and financial success of a construction project, providing the framework and guidance you need to cover the most common tasks for your construction project. We proactively manage costs throughout the entire project life-cycle, ensuring you maximize returns on low margin profits.
- Cost & budget management
- Planning & scheduling
- Change management
- Contract administration
- Procurement management
- Project commercial auditing
- Value management
- Claims & dispute management
- Feasibility & project cost estimations
With the primary goal to ensure your vision is accomplished, we provide comprehensive design management services while incorporating sustainability initiatives.
We develop concepts and schemes, providing technical support, advice and management throughout every stage of project development, ensuring the design adheres to the highest industry standards. Our aim is to exceed your expectations at every stage, harnessing the latest technology to deliver visionary, state-of-the-art and financially viable projects. We provide:
We proactively manage risk so that preventive action can be taken while highlighting possible opportunities that may be beneficial to your project.
Our team explores and identifies critical interfaces in conjunction with the project environment, enabling the adoption of relevant strategies to mitigate possible threats and enhance potential opportunities. This ensures risks are effectively identified, assessed, analysed and managed to support the successful delivery of your project.
To ensure you are fully aware of potential impacts, we apply analytical risk tools and techniques to enable more accurate information when forecasting time and cost contingencies, taking uncertainties into account at an early stage. We cover:
- Qualitative & quantitative risk analysis
- Monitoring & control
Our specialist team has a wide range of skills and experience built up over many years in the fields of claim preparation and assessment, claims and dispute avoidance and resolution, contract drafting and project audits. We provide:
- Assessment and advisory claims consultancy services in terms of contractual entitlement, delay and disruption analysis and quantum evaluation
- Claims management, negotiation and settlement
- Advice on claims avoidance through contract drafting and best practice
- Risk advice and management in terms of advising clients on the likelihood of a claim being successful/unsuccessful, and/or progressing to resolution through the courts or arbitration
- Alternative dispute resolution – expert opinion, conciliation, mediation contract review, including drafting of relevant contract clauses
- Arbitration and litigation support
- Contract administration training project/process audits
The construction industry around the world is becoming increasingly complex. We understand the challenges faced within this industry and support your projects with specialized expertise, using seamless processes, plans and strategies to reduce potential risk and cost and achieve better results.
- Project initiation management
- Development & feasibility
- Client representation
- Condition assessments
- 3rd party reviews
- Expert services
- Compliance assessments
We understand that changes throughout the development of a project may arise, resulting in an increased workload. Our staff augmentation services are flexible and ready to meet any of your business requirements.
We evaluate existing staff and provide skilled professionals to work under your direction, offering an experienced, efficient and collaborative approach to staffing. Our team helps you manage staff needs and fill skill gaps to meet aggressive project timelines.
As a true partner, we support your business goals with technical industry experience that accelerates the development of your project, promoting faster turnover and avoiding the cost and time required for internal training.
We provide you with a road map, defining the path to successfully deliver your project or program. We always build in flexibility to accommodate any changes in the lifecycle of the development of your project or program.
Throughout the entire development of your project or program, our team works diligently to ensure that your goals and objectives are met, providing design reviews of the master plan, and technical feasibility studies at all design stages.
We provide you with options that work in your best interest to define your project or program criteria and scope of services, while ensuring adequate technical follow-ups and coordination with stakeholders, third party developers, tenants and consultants involved in the project or program.
Effectively combining your requirements with the latest trends in urban planning, sustainability, technology, and human behaviour, we take all factors into consideration including:
We understand the importance of optimizing and ensuring the most appropriate use of the internal space of your project while accommodating your required processes and workflows, to create the environment you desire.
We ensure a safe and productive setting for your project with our effective planning and innovative solutions, promoting interaction among people, technology and the operational environment.
Our approach takes all design factors into consideration, including project goals, space allocation criteria, circulation and workflow, design constraints, security and privacy issues, and flexibility to accommodate your future space needs. Our teams ensure optimum usage of space, while complying with the highest codes of practice, covering:
We combine artistry with scientific innovation when designing a project that is architecturally unique yet functionally practical, while meeting the stringent requirements of the construction sector. Our solutions give your design spaces function, beauty and form, while always bearing in mind your needs and ensuring quality delivery.
We develop innovative design concepts using the historic traditions of different regions integrated with modern technology. Our team covers all aspects and areas of interior design including:
- Contract creation
- Tender evaluations
- Construction documentation reviews
- Design services
- Installation services
- Construction inspections & handover
Our goal is to identify effective solutions to sustain the life of your project, adding economic, social and environmental value. We integrate green solutions throughout the planning, design, construction and operation of your project.
We are committed to creating efficient, high-performance, climate-responsive buildings that are internationally recognized through green building certification. Working closely with you, we can translate your sustainability vision into a plan and integrate sustainable design throughout the entire development of your project.
We offer consultancy for:
- Green building rating
- Green building certification
- Energy analysis
- Green branding & outreach assistance
- Education & training
Using our team’s extensive experience and knowledge of local and regional architecture, we actively integrate BIM to maximize the quality and performance of your project, eliminating waste and reducing risks. The use and integration of BIM has become standard practice at ASTAD.
We are capable of simplifying multidimensional model management while bringing our team’s data, model data and project data together on a single online platform, providing better efficiency through shared information, more control, greater predictability, reduced risk and greater management of conflicts for your project.
Our BIM approach keeps in mind various factors that are essential for managing any changes that may arise, providing a proactive approach to ensure high-quality services and maximum return on investment.
Our four factors:
- Engineering & AECO process
- Standards & policies
- Behavior & people practices
Having worked on some of the most complex building and infrastructure projects, we solve engineering challenges by analysing potential threats while always aiming to reduce construction costs and delays.
Our specialist engineers use their experience and industry knowledge to deliver excellent outcomes for your project while always maintaining sustainability and safety.
Our team works closely with you as a partner to achieve an integrated approach, maintaining the overall efficiency of your project while working to ensure your goals are met.
Starting from project initiation, to design, construction and hand-over, we provide our services throughout the entire development of your project, collaborating with all stakeholders every step of the way.
We solve problems and achieve a balance between function, performance, quality, safety and cost, while improving the overall performance and quality of your project.
We use a methodical approach to analyse and improve products and processes throughout your project's design phase. Our team seeks solutions that eliminate waste and lessen lifecycle costs, to maximize the value of your project.
We fully understand your needs and generate the best ideas to perform required functions, creating concepts and preparing the most valuable options. The broad range of experience and industry expertise of our team enables us to offer the most cost-effective solutions. The Value Engineering process is developed through six phases:
We ensure your project is technologically and environmentally advanced, built to last, and fit for purpose, while meeting your vision and goals. We take a practical approach, building flexibility into our services to accommodate any changes that may arise throughout a project lifecycle.
Our teams work in close collaboration with all stakeholders to ensure that all are following the agreed designs, technical standards, best practices and regulatory requirements while always integrating sustainability, constructability and architectural requirements.
In line with your goals, we assess: