CPD – Dubai – Life Cycle Costing (LCC) in a Construction Context – 23 April 2019

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RICS is delighted to invite you to a CPD run on Life Cycle Costing (LCC) in a Construction Context, which will be held on 23 April 2019 at B303, The Design House, Al Sufouh Gardens, Dubai.

This session will cover the LCC terminology, principles of life cycle costing and forms of LCC calculations. In addition, the presentation will focus on the importance of the operational costs for the built environment.

Key Learnings:

  • understand the terminology and a common methodology for LCC;
  • enable the practical use of LCC so that it becomes widely used in the construction industry;
  • enable the application of LCC techniques and methodology for a wide range of procurement methods;
  • help improve decision making and evaluation processes at relevant stages of any project;
  • clarify the differences between LCC and WLC (whole life costing)

Speaker: Nicky Dobreanu

About the Speaker

Nicky Dobreanu works as a senior managing quantity surveyor for C-Quest, a full-spectrum cost, contract specialist and quantity surveying consultancy owned by KEO International Consultants. Nicky has a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering, a Bachelor’s Degree in Commercial Management and is studying towards an LLM in Construction Law and Arbitration. He is a chartered quantity surveyor (MRICS), a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building (FCIOB), and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb). Nicky is also one of the few RICS Certified BIM Managers and one of the many PMI Certified Project Management Professionals (PMP-PMI). During his career, he assisted practices, universities and NGOs in the adoption of electronic estimating systems and electronic tendering platforms. Currently based in Dubai, Nicky is working on a number of public and private projects spread across the GCC.


B303, The Design House

Al Sufouh Gardens, Dubai 


18:00 to 18:30 – Coffee, networking & registration

18:30 to 19:30 – Presentation

19:30 to 20:00 – Q&A


Do not send payment via bank transfer as this form of payment is no longer acceptable for CPD events.

Please note: We are unable to reserve a place at this event unless payment is made through this secure payment portal.

The presentation will start promptly at 6:30pm. If you have not been signed in by this time (6:30pm), you will not be able to claim your 1.5 CPD hours.


TRN – 100002591400003

April 23 2019


Date: April 23
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: 60AED
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