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James Hopson

DHCS - James HopsonBuilding Surveyor.  James carries out a variety of different types of inspections and reports, ranging from schedules of condition, to party wall matters and project monitoring.

Email: jhopson@dhcs.co.uk


Academic Qualifications: BTEC National Diploma in Construction, BSc (Hons) in Building Surveying and the Environment (from Plymouth University)
Professional Qualifications:  Studying for APC
Positions held:  Building Surveyor
Practising from:  2013
Key Specialisms
  • Defect Analysis & Repair
  • Party Wall Surveyor
  • Building Reinstatement Valuations
  • Contract Administration & Project Management
  • Schedules of Condition
Project Experience
Palazzo Versace Hotel – Dubai: 5 star hotel with 215 rooms and suites and 169 private residences. Project Monitoring on behalf of the bank to allow the developers to withdraw additional funds from the banks at certain stages of the project.

Almas Tower – Dubai: The building houses the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre including the Diamond and Gold exchanges. Under taking a Sinking Fund analysis combined with a Life Cycle analysis of the main components of the 68 storey property to enable the owners to establish what the service charges should be going forwards to ensure that there are sufficient funds available to properly maintain the building.

Ludshott Manor – Hampshire: Large Country Manor House converted into flats. Project Monitoring external decoration and repair works to the property. Including render repairs, timber repairs to windows and doors and external decorations.