Benefits of Construction Management
Professional construction managers provide benefits on every level.
Which Delivery Method is the Most Appropriate for Your Construction Project?
A construction project's planning, design, and construction can be organized in several ways, also known as delivery methods. Like contract types, delivery methods dictate the contractual relationships between the client and the contractor, while adding the [...] read more
What are Submittals in Construction?
Like the wheels of a clock, countless procedures work in concert to deliver a successful construction project. Construction submittals are one such process and are used to enforce a project's design requirements and fulfill the client's [...] read more
Unforeseen Conditions: Hazards That Can Derail a Renovation Project
Renovation projects are an exciting opportunity to breathe new life into a building.Lamentably, they're also prone to shocking cost overruns and time delays that stem from defects hiding in a building's walls or structure. Apart from [...] read more
What is Construction Management?
Professional construction project management is a super fine-tuned system designed to facilitate planning, coordination and control of a project from the early stages all the way to completion. Qualified construction managers use specialized project management techniques [...] read more
The Benefits of Skillful Contract Administration
How to Optimize your Construction ProjectIf you're planning a construction project, you may feel overwhelmed by all of the clauses of the construction contract. Yes, they are complicated. But you don't have to manage them alone. [...] read more
Why Coordination is Key in Construction Design
Most projects require the input of several disciplines' to produce a complete set of drawings and specifications needed to erect a building. Architects, civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineers usually comprise the design team, while [...] read more
There are immense benefits to retaining a professional construction management for your project. A construction manager’s role is to serve as an objective advocate for the best interests of the owner and his project. Construction managers manage the developing design to see that it remains consistent with the owner’s intent and budget. They provide the managerial and technical expertise essential to retain the best qualified, most appropriate project participants and coordinate the professional team of architects, engineers and contractors. A construction manager brings expertise in bidding, budgeting & cost management and project controls. They coordinate relationships, budgets, schedules and contracts and keep all the players on the same page.
Few owners are aware of the knowledge and skills required to manage a complex project, nor do most people have the time. They are busy with their own lives, families and core businesses. Unless you are a construction professional, it is unlikely you have the depth of experience and technical expertise required to manage a complex project, nor should you accept the risks involved should anything go wrong. Retaining a professional construction manager is a positive investment in your project’s success.