As the professional CM, Midwest Construction Professionals becomes a vital part of the collaborative project team and becomes a direct extension of the owner during the planning, design, procurement, construction, and post-construction phases.
AGENCY CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT SERVICES
As an Agency Construction Manager, Midwest Construction Professionals provides a professional service that can be applied to all delivery methods where we act as the owner’s principal agent. The only major distinction between our Owners Representative services and our Construction Management services, is that as an Agency CM, we provide both project management and on-site supervision. The multiple prime contracting system is used; however, the quantity of prime contractors varies from project to project.
MCP will advise on or manage the design and construction process over the life of the project. As the professional CM, Midwest Construction Professionals becomes a vital part of the collaborative project team and becomes a direct extension of the owner during the planning, design, procurement, construction, and post-construction phases.
First and foremost, our focus is on understanding the needs and wants of our client. Once we acquire the necessary level of understanding, we hold a kick-off meeting with all project team members to discuss the project, the roles of all team members, project goals, and the expectations of our client.
Midwest Construction Professionals will be your advocate at every stage of your project, starting with the development of a construction management plan, which outlines the strategies for fulfilling your project requirements. Successful project delivery requires a well-crafted construction management plan, a disciplined approach to carrying it out, and effective leadership of the project team.
Working with the project team, we will establish the goals, scope, budget, schedule, environmental conditions, project team responsibilities, and the basic systems to be utilized throughout the project. Our services do not end once you occupy your new facility. We guide you through a smooth post-construction process by managing the completion of all punch lists, final inspections, gathering operation and maintenance manuals, collecting as-builts, as well as many other tasks. We will continue to serve you during the warranty periods, maintaining that relationship that was created throughout the design and construction process.
PROFESSIONALISM AND TEAMWORK
By definition, Construction Management is the practice of professional management applied to the planning, design, and construction of projects from inception to completion for the purpose of controlling time, scope, cost, and quality. Many companies claim to offer construction management services; however, the essence of excellent Construction Management is professionalism and teamwork.