There are many quantity surveying firms in Kenya. If you are considering erecting any form of building for your family, consulting a knowledgeable quantity surveyor is very important.
Kenya’s population has been increasing rapidly for the past two decades or so. With the increasing population, there has been a shortage of housing for the populace in both the rural and urban dwelling residents. Of the 47 counties in Kenya, Nairobi City County is the most affected county due to it’s 4 million plus residents. Even the government has recognized a need for housing by including Affordable Housing as one of their Big Four Agenda. The aim under this agenda is to build 5,000 housing units by 2022. It is very likely that all such construction projects will be first evaluated by one of the quantity surveying firms in Kenya. Below, I have highlighted the top five quantity surveying firms in Kenya.
What is a Quantity Surveying Firm?
Quantity Surveying Firms are organizations who are knowledgeable about the construction industry’s best practices and mainly engage in estimating the total cost of constructing a building in a given area. The estimated cost covers all expenses involved from the commencement of the construction project to the completion phase.
The company’s notable clients includes the Don Bosco Santuary, the Bandari Apartments, Westlands Apartments, the Stima Mall and Cannon Tower II. Apart from catering for private sector clients, M&M Construction Consulting have completed projects for both the county and the national governments.
Should you want quantity surveying services, you can contact this company via the following information: their physical address is at Golf View, Muthaiga, 7th Floor Suit B7(II) Wambui Road, off Kiambu Road or Off Thika Road. Their phone number is 254 701 946 020
2. Getso Consultants Ltd.
Getso Consultants Ltd. is one of the most prolific quantity surveying firms in Kenya. Getso’s client portfolio is so diverse that it encompasses all aspects of the Kenyan life. From churches to mosques to malls to residential buildings to government contracts, Getso has it all.
Some of the top completed projects by Getso Consultants Ltd. includes the National Bank of Kenya building (all branches in 8 counties) in Mombasa, Nairobi, Thika, Nakuru, Eldoret, Nanyuki, Nandi and Kisumu, The Marquis Apartments on Nyeri Road, Kileleshwa, The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Terminal 4 Lounge, The United Mall of Kisumu, and the St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Ahero, to name but a few.
Getso Consultants Ltd’s Address is at Getso Studio, 60 Muiri Lane, Opposite Galleria Mall, Karen, Nairobi. You can call them at 254 20 388 2283.
3. Amazon Consultants Ltd.
Located in The Greenhouse along Ngong Road, Amazon Consultants is one of the top rated quantity surveying firms in Kenya. Founded in 1998 and incorporated in 2007, Amazon Consultants Ltd. not only offers quantity surveying services, but also provides Project Management Services, Development Management Services such as Forensic Auditing and Fire Loss Assessment Services.
Amazon Consultants Ltd’s portfolio includes The Senate Chambers and National Assembly in Nairobi, The Micro Biology Lab at Kenyatta National Hospital, The Leadership Centre for College of Insurance Building in South C, Nairobi, Jardine Hotel in Nairobi, among others.
Physical address is at Suit 18 Eastern Wing, 3rd Floor, The Green House, Ngong Road, Nairobi, Kenya. You can call them at 254 20 386 0840.
4. Apex Systems Consulting Group Ltd.
Apex Systems Consulting Group Ltd is yet another top quality surveying firm in Kenya. The company was established in 2001 and engages in a variety of services including quantity surveying, civil and structural engineering, as well as topographical and Geo-technical investigations.
Some of the key projects completed by Apex Systems Consulting Group Ltd includes the Zamani Office Block in Karen, Nairobi, the Cactus Apartments in Nairobi, University of Nairobi Library for School of Health, The Bamburi Gypsum Shed, as well as the Precious Garden Apartments in Riruta, Nairobi, to name but a few.
The company’s address is at Marsabit Plaza, 4th Floor, Off Ngong Road. Phone number 254 20 510 1111. For more about this company, please click here.
5. Davson and Ward
With branches encompassing three continents, Davson and Ward quantity surveyors is one of the most recognizable quantity surveyor firms in Kenya. Their services includes Pre-Construction Cost Managemt, Construction Phase Cost Management and Facility Occupation Cost Management. The cater to both residential and commercial construction projects including government tenders.
Key projects completed by Davson and Ward includes The Kenya Arab Friendship Mosque, The Kenya National Theatre Building, Starkfast Apartments, The Airport Trade Centre, and many more.