FRICS, FCIArb, HKIAC Accredited Mediator
Brian Allan is Managing Director of Quantum Services International and a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 25 years of construction industry experience covering Europe, the Far East and the Middle East. In addition to being a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, he is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and an Accredited Mediator with Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre. He has represented both public and private sector clients in the prosecution and defence of construction claims, and in conciliation, mediation, adjudication and arbitration proceedings. He is currently providing consulting services in relation to both the Finnish and U.A.E new build nuclear programmes. Brian is also an RICS assessor, an experienced trainer and speaker, and has acted as an expert witness.
BSc, MSc, LLM, FCIArb
Andrew is a highly proficient Quantity Surveyor and legally qualified Contracts Specialist having over 20 years of experience. He has expertise in contract management, contract administration and in preparing and defending claims. He has provided contractual and administrative advice in relation to a broad range of international nuclear, building, civil engineering, oil and gas, and marine projects.
Andrew’s geographical experience includes the U.K, the Far East and the Middle East during which time he has worked for other internationally renowned firms.
Andrew is currently engaged on the U.A.E nuclear programme.
Director – Risk Consulting & Business Development
MBA Sales & Marketing, BSc Electrical Engineering, Dip Environmental Engineering, AMIEEE
Neil Harrington is a Director with QSi currently leading on business development. Neil is a qualified electrical engineer with a wealth of experience in the building electronic solutions field both in the public and in private sectors gained across the UK and MENA markets. Neil has an extensive background in numerous types of life safety and security solutions, high security threat and risk assessments, CCTV and access control solutions, fire detection and suppression solutions and fully integrated building control systems. Neil has a wide and diverse understanding of the various sectors from Public Safety, Government, Transportation (Land, Sea and Air), Oil & Gas, Leisure and Finance to Healthcare and Manufacturing. Neil has held various senior positions and gained world-wide experience in project management, specialist consultancy and sales and marketing.
Dale has 38 years of experience in project controls, construction management and dispute resolution. He has extensive experience in forensic schedule analysis methodologies relating to delay and disruption claims and has been involved in numerous negotiations and mediations with contractors for the settlement of such claims. Dale also has extensive experience in the development, implementation and monitoring of Project Control Systems, which include schedule, cost, change orders and document control systems.
He is proficient in the use of various delay methodologies, various project control software packages including P3, P6 and MS Projects and report writing. His experience covers a wide range of construction related projects including nuclear, highways, railroads, mass transit, infrastructure works, airports, high-rise buildings, residential developments, power stations, oil offshore platforms, refiners and pipelines, schools, hotels, shopping malls and industrial projects.
Dale is currently engaged on the U.A.E nuclear programme.
Craig Knight is a highly experienced Chartered Quantity Surveyor and has over 30 years of construction industry experience on international projects, having worked in the U.K, U.S.A and Finland. Craig’s experience and capabilities extend not only to commercial management, but include claims and dispute management. He has provided high level contractual advice to a variety of international clients and contractors and has been involved in multiple dispute resolution proceedings.
Craig’s experience covers a wide range of disciplines including; nuclear (new build and decommissioning), oil and gas, petrochemicals, pipelines, process, water treatment, utility, power generation, rail, civil engineering, building.