Lam Jien Peng
Director, Threesixty Cost Management Pte Ltd (Subsidiary of Surbana Jurong)
Jien Peng joined Surbana Jurong Group in March 2017, as Senior Principal Cost Manager. She is also a Director with Threesixty Cost Management, and holds a Bachelor of Construction Management and Economics (Hons) from the University of South Australia. With more than 10 years of working experience, Jien Peng is a professional member of the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers (SISV). Jien Peng specialises in Cost Estimating and leads the cost research group in Threesixty Cost Management and is familiar with all aspects of Quantity Surveying works in both the public and private sector.
2018 marked the 10-year anniversary of the 2008 global financial crisis. As financial markets are inherently cyclical, economies are bracing for a few challenging years ahead. Analysts are anticipating higher risk period for stocks and bonds, with the bull market losing its momentum. The global economy is projected for slowersee more
Over the last 2 years, in response to BCA’s roadmap for construction productivity, the industry has seen an upsurge of game-changing technologies and the adoption of innovative building methods. Perhaps one of the more talked about is PPVC (pre-fabricated pre-finished volumetric construction), or more commonly known as “Lego” building. Thesee more
Continuing the trend that prevailed in 2016, 2017 has characteristically seen a downward trend in construction volume in the private sector, although the public sector’s somewhat sustained spending in infrastructure projects helped to ameliorate the gloom. The dampened private housing market seems to be finally bottoming out as property pricessee more