Commercial Services - PRECONSTRUCTION

PRECONSTRUCTION: To plan the construction of a project using constructability reviews, cost control, scheduling, phasing and logistical planning and other appropriate tools with the goal of optimizing the balance of Cost, Schedule and Quality to the benefit of all of the members of the Project Development Team.

Preconstruction Services Outline

  • Communication
    • Schedule and Run Design Professionals Meetings
      • Owner
      • Architect
      • Civil Engineer
      • Structural Engineer
      • Mechanical Engineer
      • Landscape Consultant
      • Lighting Consultant
      • Subcontractors
      • Interior Designer
      • Audio Visual Consultant
      • Acoustical Consultant
      • Construction Manager
      • General Contractor
    • Access and Understand the Needs of the Client
    • Project Program
    • Time/Schedule Factors
  • Cost and Constructability Reviews
    • Cost
      • Conceptual Estimate (5% Documents – 10% Contingency)
      • Schematic Estimate (50% Documents – 5% Contingency)
      • Design Development Estimate (75% Documents – 2%-5% Contingency)
      • Final Estimate (100% - Guarantee Cost)
    • Constructability Review
      • Site Work
      • Building Structure and Spacing
      • Exterior Skin
      • Interior Finishes
      • Mechanical System
  • Preconstruction Timeline
    • Zoning and Code Review
    • Phased Design and Construction
  • Begin Construction