Quantity surveying is global and provides services across various industries. Quantity surveyors are involved in all phases of a facility's lifecycle such as design, construction, feasibility, extension, refurbishment, maintenance, and demolition.
Quantity surveyors are responsible for managing all aspects of the contractual and financial side of construction projects. Quantity surveyors manage the costs on a construction project. They help to ensure that the construction project is completed within its projected budget. Quantity surveyors are also hired by contractors to help with valuation of construction work for the contractor, help with bidding and project budgeting, submission of bills to the client.