Pre construction services, sometimes associated to consulting services, are used before any actual construction begins. These services are part of a necessary planning stages of any construction project and are critical to ensure any project can be successfully completed. Preconstruction is typically the initial phase of the overall planning, risk assessment, coordination, and control of […]
We preach that pre construction services are critical to any construction project and go well beyond just estimating what a project could cost. They include a lot of things, from understanding initial customer requirements to plans, schedules, studies, permitting, land acquisition, value engineering, and more. Let’s take a look at several different component of pre […]
Any successful commercial or residential construction project requires a road map, and a schedule with a detailed plan to track expenses and budgets. For construction projects a detailed pre-construction plan led by a pre-construction manager is the best way to provide owners or facilities managers with a standardized methodology that includes preliminary costing, planning and engineering […]
With the pandemic going on, construction firms and competitors we are talking to are often wondering about the strength of their pipeline. When this problem has been solved (we have very successful competitors, creating a healthy business activity), another question comes quickly in mind: will the project remain on budget despite social distancing, covid related protocols, […]
Considering the scope and length of any preconstruction process on a project, the need for a systemic system to manage this preconstruction process is evident.
Best practices to help commercial property owners or facilities managers, contractors, designers or architects .
Preconstruction Managers are key assets within a contractors’ organization. They require an ability to multitask and mastery of multiple skills.
The project delivery method selected by a construction owner has tremendous impact upon the definition of the general contractor’s preconstruction role.