Review of Challenges and Prospect of Public Procurement Act 2007 in the Execution of Construction Projects in Nigeria

The Review of Challenges and Prospect of Public Procurement Act 2007 in the Execution of Construction Projects in Nigeria

Introduction

Brief History of the Study

Project success is basically to gain the research on public procurement act in the execution project Shash (1993) explains that a construction company can either negotiate with the client or use a competitive tendering process to obtain a contract. F.U. and Drew (2002) suggest that competitive tendering is the most common method use for contractor selection. [Read more…]

An Investigation on the Professional Role of Quantity Surveyor in Infrastructure

An Investigation on the Professional Role of Quantity Surveyor in Infrastructure

Introduction

The Nigerian construction industry is expected to grow. This is occasional by the need to urbanize, globalize and to meet infrastructural inadequacies. The construction output expected to triple within the sector on the infrastructure gab, some of the major constraints militating against the provision of infrastructure in Nigeria are the of funds absence of  risk sharing structures, lack of clarity on the governance of the PPP Framework, and a lack of competent experts to assist books and other firms engaged in infrastructure financing [SANUIS 2012].For  Nigeria to meet its infrastructure needs she requires over US$10billon annually over the next ten[10] years . The implication of this statics is that there are many activities for the construction industry, however, in order to benefit from this development, professional Quantity Surveyor need to adopt best practices and provide best added value services. This requires them [QS] to offer services or play more roles beyond these traditionally provided. [Read more…]