RLF is a cost and property consultancy with 270 employees working in 10 offices across two continents. Our core services include Cost Management, Project Management, Construction Management, Health & Safety and Building Surveying. At any one time, we are involved in over £10 billion worth of construction and consultancy projects.
Our clients tell us we are down to earth, commercial and pragmatic and that we’re not afraid to be robust when we need to be. We will tell you what you need to hear, not always what you want to hear. We are large enough to offer you a national service, yet small enough to give you the level of personal care and attention that the bigger firms struggle to achieve.
Our expertise covers a portfolio of sectors including Warehouses & Logistics, Science & Technology, Residential, Build To Rent, Retirement Living, Housing Associations, Sports & Leisure, Education, and Commercial Development.
Our sector specialists draw on up to date market knowledge and real-time data, which means we will hit the ground running and contribute regularly with insights into the current and emerging issues you face.
You can rely on us to have a thorough understanding of build costs, supply chains, project risks, programme management and procurement. We can point to a successful track record as trusted advisers, helping our clients achieve a smooth and uneventful journey from project inception to completion.
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We expect to be measured on the successful outcomes we help you achieve. You will benefit from partner-led delivery teams who will add value in the following key areas:
Our deep sector knowledge provides accurate, right first-time advice at all stages of your project, making your life easier when managing stakeholder expectations and mitigating risks. We fully appreciate the need for proactive and vocal risk management and we regularly use cost-based risk analysis techniques to inform budget setting at each stage of the project.
Better Decision-Making Support
Our understanding of the supply chain nationally and our in-depth cost knowledge enables us to confidently challenge conventional design development and support effective value management decisions.
Our robust and proven change-management processes will enable you to make timely decisions to accommodate your requirements as they evolve.
Data driven approach
Reliable and up to date benchmarking data enables us to provide detailed early feasibility and master planning input and support, which helps you to increase your chances of securing business case approval. We will harness our firm-wide knowledge to provide realistic interrogation of design and specification to ensure that the best value for money is being achieved from the outset.
Our clients tell us they trust us to deliver…
Our highly experienced and professional team of Directors have a proven track record of successfully driving the business forward primarily through the construction industry.
With clear accountability and a strong focus to deliver high-quality service on all projects, we bring real value to our clients.RLF Management