Sam Thompson

photo of Sam ThompsonSam Thompson is a Quantity Surveyor for Lovell. She studied a BA(Hons) in Business Studies at the University of Derby before being drawn to the glamorous world of construction. She is currently studying a BA(Hons) in Quantity Surveying & Construction Commercial Management at Nottingham Trent University. Sam joined Lovell in March 2004 as a Trainee QS.

What is your main role in the project?
Undertaking day to day financial and cost control through all stages of project, ensuring the procurement of sub-contractors and suppliers is undertaken in a timely and cost effective manner.

Why do you think this project is valuable?
With an increasing emphasis on sustainability it is important to develop a cost effective ‘green’ product that can be reproduced on a mass scale.

What do you think you’ll learn by being involved?
The entire project will be a learning experience………

Personal Info

Town where you live?
Derby though originally from Dudley (lost the accent over the years!!).

Recently started to dabble in the world of theatre both on stage and behind the scenes. I like to take in the sights of the surrounding countryside but must admit that I’m a fair weather walker!! 

What you like to do at the weekend?
I’m a girl of simple tastes….. I enjoy films and basically spending time with friends. I'm not a natural born shopper but I've been known to dent the wage packet in town on the odd weekend!

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Fact 21

By 2020 69% of people say they will have replaced their current fridge with an Energy Saving Recommended model.
Source: Energy Saving Trust 2008