CIArb is delighted to welcome Drake QS Limited as its first small to medium-sized enterprise (SME) corporate member.
Drake QS is a Manchester-based quantity surveying and commercial management consultancy, specialising in mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP), building services, quantity surveying, cost management and dispute resolution services for clients who work within the commercial, industrial and domestic areas of the construction industry.
The company specialises in the production and assessment of accounts, including final, for both MEP sub-contractors and main contractors, in readiness for dispute resolution proceedings in which the company acts also as the Party Representative. Working from Manchester in the UK, the company serves clients throughout the world.
Matthew Drake, Drake QS Managing Director said: Drake QS is dedicated to excellence in helping our clients avoid and resolve conflict. Joining CIArb will enable us to connect with like-minded colleagues who are committed to quality in the field of alternative dispute resolution and will raise the profile of the company to fellow members, so that they are aware of the specialist services we provide. In addition to these benefits, we are also looking forward to the many events and training opportunities corporate membership will open up to our employees.