Design Co-Ordination in the D&B Environment and the role of BIM
SoCLA and DLA Piper invite you to attend this exciting presentation by Stuart Macdougald-Denton, Head of Diales Technical - Technical Expert.
Stuart is a leading architectural and construction expert who provides technical expert witness services worldwide and has given expert opinion in more than 150 disputes.
By drawing on this experience, Stuart’s presentation discusses:
- the disconnect between typical terms of the consultants’ appointments and what the contractor wants during the construction process;
- the role of the contractor, sub-contractor and the consultants in identifying and rectifying defects during construction; and
- how BIM can help save time and money, minimise inconsistencies and errors in design deliverables and minimise defects in construction.
And, knowing Stuart, he will have a smorgasbord of illustrated examples of when things go wrong!
This event is a “must-see” for Quantity Surveyors, architects, engineers, project managers and project owners, and lawyers alike.
About Stuart McDougald-Denton
Stuart is a Chartered Architect, with over 30 years’ experience in private architectural practice and working for main contractors.
As Head of Design for Kier Construction Major Projects, Stuart was extensively involved in reviewing Employer’s Requirements, value engineering solutions for tenders and developing D&B proposals for construction. He led an incentive to standardise consultant appointment scopes and design responsibilities across their eight delivery divisions, re-wrote Kier’s pre-construction and construction processes and was also one of ‘five wise men’ who validated Kier’s BimXtra software.
Stuart is Head of Diales Technical, one of the world’s preeminent expert witness advisories, with 16 multi-disciplinary experts providing technical expert witness services worldwide.
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