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9 August 2020

New Built G+11 Residential Tower – Dubai

Client: Instone Developments Location: Dubai Silicon Oasis Project Value: Confidential Purpose: Snagging inspection and report Project Background Our client was acquiring a new build tower located in Dubai Silicon Oasis and instructed the Project and Building Consultancy team at Cavendish Maxwell ...
22 July 2019

Building Insurance: What To Consider?

Sunil Parmar, Associate Partner of the Project and Building Consultancy department at Cavendish Maxwell, explains the common yet significant risks associated with Reinstatement Cost Assessments (RCAs), otherwise known as insurance valuations for properties Damage to property can be extremely distressing, with repair and restoration...
2 March 2018

The Problem of Existing Building Stock

A noticeable shift in trend in the construction sector during 2017 has been a growing awareness amongst clients and consultants of the ageing building stock in the region Words like refurbishment, retrofit and re-use have become commonplace in meetings, ...
4 September 2017

The Challenge Ahead

Nick Constantine, senior surveyor in the Project and Building Consultancy department at Cavendish Maxwell, says that while green building legislation is a welcome development in the UAE, there is still plenty of work to do Green building put simply, is ...
3 August 2017

Identify and audit – lessons from a tragedy

In response to the Tamweel Tower fire back in 2012 there was a revision of legislation in Dubai regarding the combustibility of cladding and provision of fire stops in voids, two major sources of fire spreading Since the Tamweel ...
22 June 2022

Owners’ Association Advisory

31 May 2021

Project Management

31 May 2021

Building Surveying

21 February 2021

Property Management

7 April 2021

Cavendish Maxwell launches property management services in Oman

Cavendish Maxwell, the Dubai-based chartered surveying practice and property consultancy operating in the Middle East and Africa, has launched end-to-end property management services for the Oman market, it has been announced According to a statement by the firm, the new service line will see...
21 March 2021

How can buildings in UAE navigate insurance implications of fires?

Building fires were listed among the top ‘site risks’ by the United Nations’ International Labour Organisation (ILO) in 2019 Over the years, safety holds multiple definitions for the industry, but the question remains: how has the industry adapted to be better equipped to tackle fires?  ...
18 March 2021

Is there scope for building inspections to continue remotely?

The construction industry is not unfamiliar to a digitally-driven way of working Technology has evidently been at the fore of construction, engineering and design processes For different fragments of the sector, this forced acceleration of technology generated varied results In some cases, processes were made more efficient...
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