About

Fortius Consulting stands out for its deep understanding of construction processes and contractual intricacies, a proficiency honed through a combined professional experience exceeding 70 years. This wealth of knowledge is fortified by the expertise of two legally qualified personnel, admitted to the Malaysian Bar, complemented by academic degrees in construction-related fields. Additionally, our team includes a highly seasoned senior planner and a quantity surveyor with nearly 15 years of experience.

 

With such a diverse and experienced team, Fortius Consulting is well-equipped to offer a comprehensive range of construction contracts consultancy services. Our advantage lies in our team’s innate understanding of construction nuances; there’s no need to explain intricate details or problems. Furthermore, we possess the ability to discern facts that may elude non-technical individuals, providing invaluable insights in various scenarios.

Lim Eng Chong
Director

Mr. Lim has a total of 45 years working experience with 10 years in construction, and 35 years in contracts management, contractual advisory, and/or dispute avoidance and resolution. He is both a professional engineer registered with the Board of Engineers, Malaysia as well a member of the Malaysian Bar. Regular speaker at Institution of Engineers seminars and forums as well as to other bodies on construction contracts and law. He jointly updated Halsbury’s Laws of Malaysia Building and Construction title in 2006 and 2012.

Legal Senior Consultant

Our Legal Senior Consultant has more than 25 years in the law and has been called to the Malaysian Bar. In addition to the fact that all her experience as a lawyer is solely in construction law (including as a partner in a major construction specialist legal firm), she also possesses a degree in construction management. She has published articles on construction contracts and spoken occasionally on construction contracts and law.

Guna Kumar
Senior Consultant in Planning

In addition to a Bachelor’s degree in Housing, Building, and Planning, he has Master’s degrees in Project Management and Civil Engineering. He has 35 years’ post-graduation experience in the construction industry including in construction for heavy engineering and more than 10 years in project planning and control, and is thus well versed in delay analysis.

Ang Sing Yeow
Senior Consultant in Quantity Surveying

Our Senior Consultant in Quantity Surveying has more than ten years’ experience in all aspects of quantity surveying and administration of construction projects from project inception to accounts closing and is thus familiar with evaluation of changes in terms of both financial and time impacts.

The team therefore possesses both breadth and depth in the administration of construction contracts and is well equipped to handle any disputes which may be faced by developers and contractors who have to defend against or claim additional payment and time during the course of works as well as after the completion of physical works.