Feasibility and Concept

What We do

  • Feasibility studies
  • Risk assessment
  • Concept planning
  • Master planning and programming
  • Cost planning and business case management
  • Stakeholder management and approvals

Our Experience

The Project Management Team have experience in land development and subdivision engineering at all stages of the development process from concept development, approval, design, construction and compliance. We prepare development feasibilities utilising our in-house developed software based on actual construction costs which are regularly updated when projects are completed to keep up with market trends.

Design and Approvals

What We do

  • Prepare and submit applications for authority approvals
  • Appoint and manage sub-consultants
  • Design management
  • Liaison with Councils and other authorities during the approval process
  • Obtain approvals and construction certificate

Our Experience

The Monteath & Powys Project Management Team have extensive experience in management of design and appropriate processes, from development approval through to construction. Our Project Managers are forward thinking and begin to manage construction risks to projects at the development application stage in order to frame consents that are workable in the field and reduce construction costs to the client.

Monteath & Powys enjoy excellent working relationships with local councils, government agencies and service authorities and we have an in depth knowledge of their approval processes. This in-house knowledge provides benefits in timely approvals to the client.

Construction Management

What We do

  • Overall project management
  • Tender preparation and assessment
  • Project budgeting, cost management and reporting
  • Prepare contract documents
  • Contract administration
  • Program management
  • Construction supervision and superintendence
  • Claims assessment
  • Liaise with Council and other authorities for release of final certifications and approvals
  • Distressed project recovery

Our Experience

Monteath & Powys has been involved in the development of numerous residential estates in the Lower Hunter over the past 60 years. Recent projects include:

Cliftleigh Residential Estate (Winten)   1,000 lots
Fern Bay Seaside Village (Winten/Aspen)   900 lots
Pacific Dunes, Medowie (Citta Property Group) http://www.pacificdunes.com.au/   500 lots
Mornington Heights Estate, Gunnedah (Daracon)   400 lots
Nikkinba Ridge Estate, Fletcher (Daracon)   400 lots

Our Project Managers have managed and superintended works at the above sites including new Waste Water Pump Stations (WWPS), rising mains, upgrades to existing WWPS, trunk water mains, detention basins, constructed wetlands, signalised intersections, major service/utility relocations, asbestos containment cells, large scale acid sulphate soil treatments as well as general subdivision road and drainage infrastructure including utility reticulation.


Newcastle Accreditations

BSI ISO 9001 Quality Management BSI ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management BSI ISO 14001 Environmental Management