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Tom Spilsted

Founder of Construo


Location

Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom

Sector

Commercial Offices, Commercial offices, Defence, Gas, Healthcare, Healthcare, High rise, Infrastructure, Rail, Refurbishment, Residential, Tall buildings, Utilities

Website

https://construo.io

Connections

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POINTS

1475

RANKING

#1

construction 23 Construction-management 19 JCT 13 Procurement 10 Delay 10 Contracts 9 Performance-bonds 8 contract 8 software 8 change 7 contractors 6 MEPH 6 Extension-of-time 6 Quantity-Surveying 6 UK 6 Project-tracking 6 Project-management 6 offsite-construction 5 Specialist-subcontractor 5 Sub-contract 5 Contract-notices 5 RICS 5 Architecture 5 FIDIC 5 Contract-Administration 5 loss-and-expense 5 Infrastructure 5 Project-scheduling 4 design 4 Supply-chain 4 Technology 4 Law 4 covid 3 market 3 value 3 event 3 current 3 pandemic 3 building 3 low-carbon 3 carbon-footprint 3 PI-Insurance 3 emissions 3 RnD-Tax-Relief 3 architect 3 Efficiency 3 termination 3 cost 3 design-appointments 3 Overhead-and-profit 3 Demolition 3 Risk 3 Bills-of-quantities 3 Design-management 3 Notices 3 Planning 3 consultant-appointments 3 novated-design 3 rural 2 ciob 2 estimating-software 2 Programme 2 IoT 2 PMV 2 bim-software 2 Engineering 2 Tax-Relief 2 Research-and-Development 2 constructionindustry 2 construction-software 2 impact 2 Provisional-Sums 2 IT 2 city 2 Concurrent-delay 2 LED 2 Adjudication 2 icheme 2 consultants 2 Acceleration 2 erp 2 software-tech 2 Claims 2 clients 2 Variations 2 industry 2 Inflation 2 Tall-buildings 2 Residential 2 installation 2 Notice-of-Delay 2 Relevant-Matter 2 Concrete 2 CPD 2 contractor 2 Relevant-Events 2 Environment 2 power 2 escrow 2 Project-audit-and-review 2 condition-precedent 2 materials 2 Final-Accounts 2 funding 2 NEC 2 Project-Audits 2 financial-support 2 quantity-surveyor 2 financial-security 1 float 1 adopt 1 the-law 1 Consequential-Loss 1 cryptocurrency 1 Bitcoin 1 guidance 1 Alt-Coins 1 Defects 1 payment-times 1 Document-management 1 Renders 1 Practical-Completion 1 forecasting 1 housebuilding 1 AV 1 Contingency 1 Commercial 1 MMC 1 Offsite-Manufacturing 1 Construction-Law 1 site-manager 1 Budgets 1 government 1 research-innovation 1 recording-progress 1 Preliminaries 1 sub-contractor 1 valuation 1 Net-Zero Construction-management

Experience

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CEO Construo Jun 2019 - Present London, UK
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Director Hockerley Consult Limited May 2013 - Present Whaley Bridge, UK
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Commercial Director Lendlease May 1999 - May 2013 London, UK
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Commercial Manager Bovis Construction Limited Apr 1990 - May 1999 London, UK
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Quantity Surveyor Bovis International Limited Apr 1988 - Mar 1990 St John's, Antigua and Barbuda
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Quantity Surveyor Bovis International Limited Jan 1984 - Mar 1988 Aden, Yemen
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Quantity Surveyor Bovis International Limited Jan 1983 - Dec 1983 Jizan, Saudi Arabia

Education

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Newcastle Polytechnic Sep 1975 - Jun 1979

Activity

ANDREW THOMAS
What experience does our readership have of CNG Compressed Natural Gas (Methane CH4) for use in domestic properties (as alternative to LPG)
Asked by ANDREW THOMAS, 2 weeks ago
Andy an interesting study and comparison on the use of CNG from a review in Australia.https://www.elgas.com.au/blog/1698-cng-vs-lpg-comparing-properti ...
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Sukh Singh
How Building Information Modeling (BIM) Has Revolutionized the Construction Industry
Asked by Sukh Singh, 2 days ago
It's interesting to take a view on the progress made. For me I think there is still a considerable way to travel before the full potential of BIM is r ...
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ANDREW THOMAS
HOW can i ensure a major new city wide LED Streetlighting installation doesn't negatively impact flora and fauna, particularly insects.
Asked by ANDREW THOMAS, 3 weeks ago
Andy we have had a response on LinkedIn to this question, it was posted by @Chris Everett - he suggests you contact Greg Watson - greg.watson@bethell ...
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Tom Spilsted
Can net zero carbon targets be helped by a change in tax such as VAT to zero for refurbishment and reuse and 20% on new build?
Asked by Tom Spilsted, 1 month ago
This answer from Simon Newark was posted on LinkedIn.We have a range of VAT treatments in the construction sector already but, Government and society' ...
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ANDREW THOMAS
HOW can i ensure a major new city wide LED Streetlighting installation doesn't negatively impact flora and fauna, particularly insects.
Asked by ANDREW THOMAS, 3 weeks ago
A tricky one Andy - way beyond anything I have experienced, just a thought would one of these specialist LED lighting consultants be worth talking to? ...
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