Heritage & Conservation

With over 30 years experience we have worked on a wide range of heritage projects involving the refurbishment and remodelling of both locally listed, Grade II, Grade II* and Grade I buildings. In addition we are also well versed in working on buildings located in conservation areas, green belt and areas of outstanding natural beauty.

Grants & Funding

CCO have a vast amount of experience in preparing and submitting bids to secure funding for our clients from a range of sources, including: Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) for Academies & Sixth Form Colleges and Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF)  Ecclesiastical/conservation.

Cost Management

Effective cost management is an essential part of the delivery of any successful project. CCO can provide tailored cost advice and cost control measures to suit all manner of project requirements and cost constraints. Our team can provide a variety of cost management services including; preparing budget cost plans as part of a feasibility study for a potential project, cost control and reporting whilst a project is on site to ensure the project remains in budget and also value engineering services to explore potential cost saving measures for the project.

Health & Safety

Under the Construction Design & Management Regulations (CDM) 2015, CCO offer Principal Designer services. This role involves advising and assisting our clients in complying with their CDM duties. Within the practice, those appointed to carry out the role of Principal Designer, have or are working towards formal health & safety NEBOSH qualifications. Regular CPD seminars and in-house training ensures that our staff are kept up to date with health and safety requirements and legislation.