Lara Tookey

Building Construction and Services
Location: Building 112, Room 4027


BScQS(Hons) University of Cape Town SA., PGDipOrgMgt University of Cape Town SA


Nov 2005 30 June 2006: Part-time lecturer, School of the Built and Natural Environment, Glasgow Caledonian University.
Jan 2002 - 30 June 2005: Full-time lecturer, Department Construction Economics and Management, University of Cape Town.
Sept 2003 March 2005L: Visiting lecturing for RMIT on the offshore Bachelor of Applied Science in Construction Management programme at the Singapore Institute of Management

Details of Professional experience as Property Manager of Milnerton Estates*

Property Manager The Milnerton Estates / Graaffs Trust Ltd
Project Manager for:
    o Refurbishment of Retail Shopping centre R7 million.
    o Refurbishment of Head Office & Addition of 20 parking bay garage R3 million.
    o Development of two Retail Community Shopping centres Approx R42 million.
    o Two phase Office block development Approx R17 million.
Property Portfolio Manager.
Facilities / Operations Manager.
Tenant Installations Co-ordinator.
Director of Joint Venture Company formulated to develop and manage Retail Community Shopping centre.
Developer Trustee of Sunset Links Home Owners Association.
Owner Trustee of Body Corporate Sectional Title Apartments.


Tookey, L.M. (2016). An Exam Score Comparison between Traditional and Compressed Scheduling on the Bachelor of Construction, Unitec. Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

Tookey, L., Tookey, J., and Didier, J. (2009). Re-defining Core Competencies of Project Managers in a Sustainable Built Environment. AUBEA 2009 Annual Conference.