The CFA Construction Team members are responsible for over 2 Billion Dollars worth of Construction & Development.
Owner's Representatives services are similar to project managers and construction consultants, but go far beyond that, to become the team representative for the owner.
Pre-Construction is the gathering of cost and scheduling optimization.
A general contractor is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of a construction site, management of vendors and trades, and communication of information to Owners.
CM is responsible for the overall planning, coordination, and control of a project from beginning to completion. CPM is aimed at meeting a client’s requirement in order to produce a functionally and financially viable project.
Design-Build is the method where the Architect and General Contractor are on the same team working together through the Design and Construction to insure a more efficient construction schedule and cost effective project for the Owner.
Cost Plus Construction
Cost plus agreements provide an effective means of completing construction projects, best use when Owners have construction knowledge and cost accounting history.
When General Contractors compete with other qualified contractors for a project on a bid format. All contractors need to have the same information and time line for a accurate and fair process. No more than 3 or 4 bidders are usually needed for accurate true cost on the project if all participants are pre-qualified prior to bidding.