Blamphin + Associates have been active in the construction industry since 1964. Starting out as a Quantity Surveying practice, expanding into Building Surveying and Project Management in the 1980’s. Paul Blamphin, having worked for leading architectural practices of Scott Tallon Walker in Dublin and Sidell Gibson in London and Berlin, joined the practice in 1995 and created the Architectural Department, which is now the dominant discipline in the firm. Harry Blamphin ARICS retains an active role in the firm as a consultant, providing quantity & building surveying guidance.
The firm’s history however has created a unique blend of professional service. Whilst creative in finding design solutions, all work is informed with sound construction knowledge and cost control. The Building Surveying services constantly keep us up to date with the long term performance of materials and of how buildings perform in daily use. The Quantity Surveying heritage allows us to develop cost effective solutions and confidently monitor project costs, providing estimates as designs develop. Detailed specifications and comprehensive tender documents enable work to be procured at best market rates.
Generally a “full architectural service” is provided, including outline design, detail design, tender procurement and contract administration. Partial services tailored to the client’s need and structures can also be arranged.