Improving performance, controls and monitoring

Key Services

Organisation & Governance

Capture Contract Scope & Key Deliverables
Draft Strategy Management Plans
Develop Key Artefacts
Work Breakdown Structure Definition
Organisation Breakdown Structure Definition
Cost Breakdown Structure Definition
Resource Breakdown Structure Definition
Create Responsibility Assignment Matrix
Implement Software & Toolsets
Review Data Integrity
Compel Governance
Establish Competence Framework & Training

Planning & Budgeting

Define Performance Measurement Baseline
Interactive Planning
Identify and Track Key Milestones
Schedule Development
Resource Profiling
Critical Path Analysis
Schedule Health & Quality
Manage Baseline Version Control
Progress Updating & Validation
Draft Recovery & Mitigation Plans
Schedule Risk Analysis

Commercial Management

Dispute Avoidance
Cost  Control & Management
Subcontract Management
Cash Flow Management
Forecasting & Projections
Variation Identification & Recovery
Draft Early Warning Notices
Draft Compensation Events
Contract Administration
Draft Contractual Notices
Dispute Resolution


Verify Completed Deliverables
Earned Value Management
Milestone Reporting
Due Date Performance
Float Erosion
Trend Analysis
Define Reporting Calendar/Cycle
Risk & Opportunity Management
Change Analysis
KPI Performance
Cost Value Reconciliation
Estimate At Completion (Forecasting)
Identify Corrective Actions

IPCM Approach



  • Bespoke & scalable services
  • Responsive to client demands 
  • Remote support or client based
  • Collaborative network
  • Technologically agnostic


  • Seeking to enhance the profession through education and technology


  • Service based as opposed to transactional resource solution


  • Suitably qualified & experienced personnel
  • Competency & suitability vetting


  • Wide spectrum of project support disciplines
  • Experienced across a variety of industries and geographical locations 


  • In house training
  • IPCM academy
  • Consultancy collaboration

IPCM Fundamentals

IPCM was founded in 2019 with the aim of offering a progressive consultancy, committed to providing highly capable personnel to deliver scalable managed services, that exceed client expectations.

Our leadership team has over 60 years experience across a broad spectrum of industries, both within the UK and abroad.

We will provide solutions founded on the IPCM core values, delivered by competent professionals.



To continually exceed client expectations by delivering value for money and market leading tailored project controls solutions. 



To become the project controls consultancy of choice.


Core Values

  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Integrity
  • Collaboration
  • Quality
  • Innovation
  • Sustainability
  • Continuous Learning

Leadership Team

Scott Lough

Innovative, meticulous and self-motivated. Chartered Quantity Surveyor and Project Control Lead with a proven record in building strong relationships, leading and supporting teams to deliver successful projects across numerous industries. Well versed in understanding core project needs and prioritising with conflicting demands while improving processes, policy and methodology for business optimisation. Extensive experience of investment delivery projects, both Capex and Revex, in highly regulated environments.

Graham Duncan

Experienced in planning and organising all elements of complex multi-million pound technical and production projects in the utility, power and asset intensive engineering environments.  Instrumental from inception to completion, with an understanding of the safety and environmental aspects of multi-disciplinary projects, whilst demonstrating knowledge of the project lifecycle (LCM).  Expert in Primavera P6 and Pertmaster (Risk Analysis).

Shaun McMurchy 

A highly motivated, flexible and innovative commercial manager with a proven track record of delivering in leadership roles, complex programs and demanding periods of mobilisation, transition and dispute. Extensive experience in various senior commercial management, project controls and dispute resolution roles across a broad spectrum of sectors and countries. ​A keen interest in further education has led to qualifications in Applied Physics, Quantity Surveying, Construction Law and the current undertaking of an MBA.

Contact Us

Improving performance, controls and monitoring

Scott Lough​

+44 (0)7915 673105​

Graham Duncan​

+44 (0)7969 883208​

Shaun McMurchy​

+44 (0)7523 876661​