Benefits of Construction Management
Professional construction managers provide benefits on every level.
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 project closeout and completion. Qualified construction managers use specialized [...] read more
Top 10 Benefits of Professional Construction Management
Thе bеnеfitѕ of professional соnѕtruсtiоn mаnаgеment include highly skilled рrосеѕѕes that fасilitаtе рlаnning, сооrdinаtiоn аnd соntrоl оf а рrоjесt frоm inсерtiоn tо соmрlеtiоn. A professional construction manager will bаlаnсе thе соmреting nееdѕ оf соѕt, ѕсоре аnd [...] read more
Identifying Risks and Exposures on Construction Projects
Construction can be precarious. Budget-busting design omissions, unforeseen conditions and everything in between can affect a project’s bottom line; for this reason, construction project risk management is one of the most vital functions of cost estimation. Risk [...] read more
How Project Management Firms Streamline the Construction Process
For any person undertaking a construction project, there are benefits to hiring a project manager. That’s because these seasoned construction professionals can streamline construction by:• Creating an effective strategic plan and ensuring buildability• Obtaining permits and [...] read more
Construction Risk Management or What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
If you’re a professional builder, you don’t need this article. Or at least you think you don’t. But if you’re an owner, or wondering about this particular aspect of how to be a construction project manager, [...] read more
Which Management Strategies Add Value to Construction Projects?
In general, value measures benefits gained from goods or services relative to cost. For most of us, good value means getting (at least) our money’s worth. So what does it mean here?In the construction field, solid [...] 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.