Volos Ident

Size

Junction Improvements

Value

£0.8m

Image: Stride Treglown

Scheme Overview

The aim of this project was to enhance crossing facilities for the new Fitzalan school development, with a focus on improving bus stop facilities and car park access.

The route will encourage modal shifts to the new Fitzalan School and the existing Pwll Coch School.

How the project was delivered

Volos undertook the role of NEC4 ECC Project Manager along with the quantity surveyor role on this project.

To ensure cohesive delivery of the project, Volos took a proactive approach to project and commercial management by placing communication at the heart of the project ensuring an open, honest, and fair atmosphere was set so both the Contractor and the Delivery team could work together in achieving the scheme objective and set achievable milestones.

Duties undertaken as part of the role were:

  • Proactive administration of the contract in accordance with ECC NEC option A
  • Client stakeholder management and liaison including;
    • Network management
    • Street lighting department
    • Signal department
    • Drainage department
    • Asset management
  • External stakeholder management and liaison including;
    • Cardiff bus
    • Affected residents
    • Affected commercial properties
  • Commercial management including:
    • Cost reporting
    • Valuations
    • Change management
  • Chairing design, progress, early warning and commercial meetings