M. Adrian Hand is a Quantity Surveyor with 34 years industry experience in New Zealand, Middle East, UK, Ireland and the Caribbean, representing Civil Engineering Contractors, Claims Consultants, a PQS/Cost Consultant, an Airport Owner and a Specialists Marine Outfitting Contractor. Mr. Hand’s sector experience includes Civil Engineering Infrastructure, Building, Energy, Manufacturing and Ports. His commercial and contracts skill set is founded upon his numerous years as a project-based Quantity Surveyor and Commercial Manager for major civil engineering contractors and consultants on a wide range of projects.
Mr. Hand specialises in the provision of expert commercial services, including front end project support, and the preparation, prosecution and defence of construction claims under both standard form and bespoke contract models. His ability to identify, understand and present root cause events and their effects leading to claim entitlements and quantification of additional costs is well regarded by clients. Mr. Hand’s portfolio of projects includes roads and structures; international airfields; civil marine works; petro-chemical facilities; rail and metro; green field commercial developments; sewerage treatment plants; buildings and fit-out and marine outfitting.