We are pleased to announce that Colin Phillips has joined Hanscomb as Senior Cost Consultant. Colin has over 17 years of experience within the construction industry. He has worked on a wide range of projects all over the world, including The Netherlands, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Qatar where he performed services such as cost engineering, strategic planning, project management and project controls.
Hanscomb Consulting has been awarded a Term Contract as part of the REVPAR team to provide Project Validation Assessments (PVA’s) for the Department of the Navy’s Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR) facilities. Hanscomb will conduct market surveys, calculate location factors, conduct on-site interviews with general contractors & subcontractors as well as perform cost estimating for each project during the PVA process. Together under a similar contract for the Department of the Army’s MWR, Hanscomb Consulting is providing the same PVA services on Naval and Army installations in the United States and abroad (CONUS and OCONUS).
Hanscomb Consulting has been awarded a Term Contract with The University of Virginia (UVA) to provide cost consulting, scheduling, and value management. Services associated with this Term Contract will generally support both Academic and Health System non-capital and capital projects for planning, new construction and renovations. The Contract will be for one year with four additional 1-year options.
Hanscomb Consulting is pleased to announce that we have been selected to provide change order analysis services to IMF for their HQ1 renovation project. This 1.8m square foot, multiple phase program of work is taking place while the building is occupied, and will result in a complete replacement of all mechanical and electrical systems, with new architectural finishes throughout and creation of several new public areas.
Hanscomb Consulting is pleased to announce that we are part of the Louis Berger team providing master-planning and DD1391 preparation for several projects under the President’s European Reassurance Initiative. Our initial tasks include cost estimating, utilizing PACES and local cost data for upgrades and expansions of facilities, taxiways and associated infrastructure at air bases in Romania, Latvia and Poland.
Hanscomb Consulting has been selected to provide project management services for a 2nd project for global pharmaceutical company, AstraZeneca. In addition to providing PM services for multiple projects on AZ's Gaithersburg, Maryland campus, we will manage the consolidation of five different divisional offices into one larger, mixed office/lab facility on AstraZeneca's San Francisco, California campus. The project starts in the fall of 2016, with anticipated delivery by the beginning of 2018.
We are delighted to announce that Steve Lee has joined Hanscomb as Director of Construction Support Services. Steve has over 29 years of experience within the engineering and construction industry and has worked on a wide range of projects covering facility types including, pharmaceutical labs, manufacturing plants, hotels, universities and government facilities.
Hanscomb Consulting is providing cost management services for the proposed 118,000 sf Washington Wizards training facility, which will also be the permanent home of the WNBA Washington Mystics and provide a 4,000-seat arena for concerts and other events. We are pleased to be part of the ROSSETTI/Marshall Moya team charged with creating a facility the whole city can take pride in.
Hanscomb Consulting have been selected to provide cost management support services, through LendLease, to the Smithsonian Institution at their headquarters in Washington, DC. We will provide full-time support in cost estimating, reviews of A/E’s estimates and change order analysis.
We are pleased to announce that Hanscomb Consulting has received its SWaM certification through the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity program as a small business in the state of Virginia.