Costplan was founded in Brisbane, Australia in 2006, to provide Professional Quantity Surveying and Project Management Services throughout the Asia Pacific. Since forming, we have expanded internationally and now have offices in Australia, Papua New Guinea and the United Kingdom.
Our CEO, David Tilby has over 50 years of experience providing Quantity Surveying and Project Management Services. David was educated and commenced his career in England before moving to Australia to join Rider Hunt as a Senior member of staff before being offered directorship. As a Director, David was responsible for overseeing the Queensland, Papua New Guinea, Hawaii, Guam and Philippine companies over a period of 15 years. David is a specialist Quantity Surveyor with a strong emphasis on Cost Management and Cost Planning during the design development stage of a building cycle, his advanced knowledge of the construction industry has allowed him to work in numerous countries on complex and challenging projects across various construction sectors.
We are an innovative and experienced company offering tailored services to deliver and manage construction, infrastructure and built asset projects and portfolios. It is our goal to ensure we have a sound understanding of the construction markets we operate within. Key to achieving this is the work we do with sub-contract trades and main contractors in preparing tender measures, providing advice on contract risks and professional variation assessment. Our involvement in the subcontractor market not only benefits our clients by consistently updating our construction cost knowledge it also provides a sound technical platform for our cadets to develop and become our future leaders.
As a company we are regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and our team holds various memberships with the Royal institution of Chartered Surveyors, Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors and the Australian Institute of Project Management.
A few examples of the advantages you will realise from our services are: