Theo Palmer


BSc (Hons) Building Surveying and the Environment
Building Surveyor

  • BSc (Hons) Building Surveying and the Environment
  • Qualified Carpenter
  • Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Construction
  • NVQ Level 2 in Site Carpentry

After graduating from Plymouth University in 2014 as a Building Surveyor, Theo worked as a carpenter with a large local contractor where he gained valuable experience in the construction industry, in both the commercial and residential sectors. Theo joined DRPL in April 2016, where he has become a valuable member of the DRPL team.

Theo’s responsibilities include assisting with:

  • Project management
  • Employer’s Agent and Contract Administration
  • Preparation of technical specifications and undertaking design reviews of design and construction drawings
  • Preparation of tender and contract documentation
  • Monitoring of construction works and delivery of non-conformance procedures
  • Key stage / snagging / de-snagging inspections and co-ordination of the handover process
  • Building defect analysis
  • Building condition surveys
  • Party Wall matters
  • Dilapidation advice
  • Independent fund monitoring roles for funders


  • Attentive to detail
  • Effective communication and time management skills
  • Values building relationship with clients and contractors