Rider Levett Bucknall joins forces with DMS
September 3, 2019.
Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) has joined forces with DMS Construction Consulting Services. By joining together, we can offer an expanded range of services and broader sector expertise to our clients the greater D.C. area, including Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
DMS will operate as RLB | DMS, effective September 1, 2019.
Julian Anderson, FRICS FAACE, President of RLB North America, said, “In Washington, DMS has been a trusted source for superior cost estimating to a wide variety of sectors for more than 30 years. By combining their deep knowledge of the local market with our expansive national and global resources in project management, cost and advisory services, RLB|DMS will be the consultant of choice in the always-dynamic metro DC area.”
Keeping a pulse on the D.C. market
In its most recent Crane Index and quarterly cost report—RLB’s proprietary publications that are a highly regarded AEC industry barometer—mixed-use, office, and residential projects are cited as the sectors driving construction activity in Washington. As a key bellwether of its positive forecast for the market, RLB has identified Amazon’s Crystal City Headquarters as introducing a new scale and level of complexity to the local development scene.
With a network that covers the globe and a heritage spanning over two centuries, Rider Levett Bucknall is a leading independent organisation in cost management and quantity surveying, project management and advisory services.
Our achievements are renowned: from the early days of pioneering quantity surveying, to landmark projects such as the Sydney Opera House, HSBC Headquarters Building in Hong Kong, the 2012 London Olympic Games and CityCenter in Las Vegas.
We continue this successful legacy with our dedication to the value, quality and sustainability of the built environment. Our innovative thinking, global reach, and flawless execution push the boundaries. Taking ambitious projects from an idea to reality.