Effective commercial management is a common objective for all stakeholders and is the cornerstone of successful project delivery.

Commercial Management


  • Feasibility Studies
  • Preparation of Bills of Quantities and Schedules of Rates
  • Cost Planning
  • Tender Planning
  • Bid Management
  • Identification of Commercial Risks & related Mitigation Measures
  • Procurement Strategies
  • Preparation of Contract Documentation

Understanding the relationships between time, cost and quality allows DGA to advise on appropriate procurement routes and related contract arrangements.                                                         


Commercial Management & Contract Administration

Experience has shown us that the engagement of suitably qualified and experienced contract administration staff is a key factor in effectively controlling project costs and minimising the risk of formal disputes arising.  Where a dispute cannot be avoided, having the right commercial personnel and procedures in place will ensure that the contractual information required to successfully manage are readily to hand.    

DGA offers a full range of commercial management services in connection with live projects, including:

  • Valuing variations and compensation events 
  • Measurement and record keeping              
  • Subcontract and trade contract management 
  • Cost and value reconciliations                     
  • Final account preparation and negotiation