We believe that knowledge and research should be at the heart of everything we do.

 

The economy can be volatile and it is our determination and duty to provide clear evidence in order to produce sound cost advice to clients. Through our dedicated research team we track the market drivers and effects every week, regularly presenting our data and evidence that informs our view, and working alongside our QS team to analyse cost movements throughout the year.

The true art of questioning is to discover not what someone doesn’t know, but what they are capable of knowing.

– Albert Einstein

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Our Economic Week in Review | 18 – 25 September 2017

September 2017

Recent events have shown how volatile the world economy can be. Our Economic Week in Review is our attempt to make sense of the variables that can affect our industry. This series is updated every week. Please refer to our Economic Week in Review Archive for past publications. View here >>

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Our Economic Week in Review | 11 – 18 September 2017

September 2017

Recent events have shown how volatile the world economy can be. Our Economic Week in Review is our attempt to make sense of the variables that can affect our industry. This series is updated every week. Please refer to our Economic Week in Review Archive for past publications. View here >>

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Façades | Do all-glass buildings make financial sense?

August 2017

All-glass commercial buildings are a common sight in large cities in particular and make a dramatic architectural statement. But do the numbers add up? Steve Mudie of alinea with Rachel Coleman and Steve Watts look at the costs and options for all-glass façades. View here >>

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