Evolution5 Video Library

Below you’ll find a series of videos which aim to shed some light on some of the topics that come under Construction Management and Consulting. These include Project Management, Cost Management, Procurement and Documentation.

Principal Designer Explained

In this video Managing Director Jamie Barrett explains the key points you need to know about the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 and discharging your legal duties on your construction project.

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Cost Management 101

Cost management, quantity surveying or cost consultancy – what’s the difference and how can robust cost management processes enhance the success of your project. In this video Operation Director Andy Flambard explains the key points you need to know about cost management for your construction project.

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Essential guide to Project Management for construction

In this video Jamie Barrett from Evolution5 talks us through an essential guide to Project Management for Construction.

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Cost Management Documentation: Construction Stage

In this video Jamie Barrett explains the cost management documentation required for the construction stage of your project. In this episode we cover: Valuation paperwork, Cost reports & Cost plan monitoring. Learn how your cost management consultant will manage the costs of your project during the construction stage.

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Cost Management Documentation: Tender Stage

In this video Jamie Barrett explains the cost management documentation involved in the tender stage of construction projects. Covered in this episode: Schedule of works, Bills of quantities, Tender stage cost plan & Contract sum analysis.

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Cost Management Documents: Inception to Tender

In this video Jamie Barrett explains the cost management documentation required for construction projects from the Inception to Tender stage. Learn how your cost management consultant will work with you to set the budget, put cost control measures in place and prepare your project for progressing to the tender stage.

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What does a Project Manager do in Construction?

In this video, Evolution5’s Managing Director Jamie Barrett explains the role relative to construction. Construction projects are fraught with risk making it vital to appoint a suitably qualified, experienced and competent project manager to oversee your project. This video will help you to understand how the role relates to your project, how the choice of contract will affect the job title and how the RICS can help you in the appointment process.

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What is Construction Management?

In this video about Construction Management, Managing Director Jamie Barrett, explains the difference between a Construction Manager and a construction project manager, discusses the kinds of projects that are well suited to Construction Management and dispels some of the common misconceptions about Construction Management as a procurement and delivery route.

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Construction Procurement Routes

In this video Evolution5 managing director Jamie Barrett explains what construction procurement is and the three common routes used to procure a construction project. In addition, Jamie takes you through the risk profiles of the three methods of procurement as well as explaining the benefits of each method.

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