About us

Established in 2007, GDS has evolved to become a high quality professional consultancy of Chartered Building Surveyors and Property Consultants located in the South East.

GDS has extensive experience of a broad range of property types and industry sectors, from social housing, education, commercial and industrial projects.

Core Disciplines

Our core disciplines are Building Surveying and Project Management. We can offer our clients a wide range of services from defects analysis and reports to high value design and contract administration.

About us


Our experience in surveying enables GDS to provide a consistently, high quality and responsive service to our clients. Our excellent customer service and the trust we establish with our clients are the reasons we are rewarded with high levels of repeat business.

Team Ethos

GDS understand that the way to establish a strong and stable team ethos is hands-on management. The directors work alongside surveyors on projects to impart experience in order to achieve the best results for our clients.


GDS are aware of the potential environmental impact of the practice. We implement measures to monitor and reduce negative impacts and produce positive environmental impacts where possible. We adopt a pragmatic approach and impart our understanding of environmental requirements into an inclusive design with consideration to both fabric and user behaviour.


Customer Service is paramount. Our aim is to be responsive, reliable and professional providing a tailored service to achieve our client’s goals in the most efficient way in order to create lasting relationships.