Wyeth Medica, Kildare, Ireland

Faithful+Gould was appointed by Wyeth Medica Ireland as project controls manager for a major expansion of its Kildare manufacturing division. The original budget for the project was €220m (the original budget was not prepared by Faithful+Gould). The budget was then revised to €300m.

The project involved:

  • Construction of a 3 storey building for manufacturing, and an associated central utilities building
  • Construction of an electricity substation and new main power feed
  • Construction of a cold store, a major pipe bridge and utilities yard
  • Major civil engineering works, including a new road system and car parks

Faithful+Gould provided the following services: Procurement consultancy for the main construction contract; quantity surveying services; preparing contracts and cost analysis of subcontracts; preparing and monitoring construction schedules; compiling project cost reports for the project including construction, automation, design, construction management, equipment, pre-operating, validation and project indirects; full cost engineering services, agreement of final accounts and post construction cost control services; consultancy in value engineering.

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