This collection of case studies shows the impact Construction Managers (CMs) can have on projects big and small. Read how CMs applied effective management techniques to the planning, design, and construction of a project from inception to completion for the purpose of controlling time, cost, and quality.
Boeing H-47 Chinook Focus Factory Conversion
Multiple, complex renovations were executed around 24/7 helicopter production, without delay or disruption and with impeccable safety.
Bridgewater State University, George A. Weygand Residence Hall
Tablet-based BIM 360 supported off-site fabrication of key components, helping to mitigate risk and meet a very tight schedule.
The project’s complexity is not only in its technology and construction processes, but in its size and scale.
Cherokee Health Systems Crisis Stabilization Unit
Collaboration and prefabrication helped meet an extreme deadline situation with a flexible new facility.
DeSales University Gambet Center for Business and Healthcare Education
Construction was encumbered by unusually wet fall and winter seasons.
FBI Field Office
Innovative management of design reviews, schedules, RFIs, change orders, compliance..plus reliance on BIM...helped streamline a complex and fast-paced project.
Franklin County Regional Intermodal Facility
A stream was relocated by 500 feet, and innovative Roller Compressed Concrete was applied in two lifts, despite high air temps and winds.
Gold Line Bridge
"...to design and build the bridge better than was ever done before."
CM innovation helped deliver eight new traffic lanes, four new bridges, and more...
John F. Kennedy International Airport Terminal 4 Expansion Phase I
"Not unlike performing open-heart surgery on a patient who is simultaneously running a marathon.”
John Wayne Airport, Orange County, Terminal C Construction
...one of the largest public works projects in Orange County’s history.
Little League Museum Renovations
"The integrated team proved that projects of any size can realize the benefits of effective construction management."
Los Angeles City College Student Union
...a complex project because of its inherent design that required the overlap and integration of building elements between a three-tiered outdoor plaza and a three-story building.
Mertes Center for the Arts, Las Positas CC
"Leadership by influence and example" shepherds a complex project through a multitude of competing needs and demands.
Mount Nittany Medical Center Lance and Ellen Shaner Cancer Pavilion
The walls had to be removed while maintaining the structural integrity of the existing structure and new addition above...
Muhlenberg College - Seegers Union Building Addition and Renovations
...uninterrupted service of 6,000 daily meals, continuous operation of the loading dock serving both kitchen and bookstore...
New York City Hall Rehabilitation
An historic building, a dense urban setting, and ongoing operations added up to a major challenge.
NYC DEP Newtown Creek WWTP South Battery Upgrade
New York City's largest wastewater treatment plant gets a complete -- and complex -- upgrade.
NYC DEP, Newtown Creek WWTP, Central Residuals Building
4-D modeling helped the CM manage multiple prime contractors and meet a very aggressive schedule.
Rangely Replacement Hospital
A very public and closely watched project challenged the owner and CM to keep an entire community "in the loop."
Red Lion Energy Center
The highest output fuel cell power generating facility in the world, designed and built on a super-condensed schedule...
State College Area Schools District-wide Facilities Master Plan Phase I.
The project had a 12-week window in the summer to complete all work in and impacted by the renovation portion...
The Pennsylvania State University - Gaige Technology and Business Innovation Building
The Butz team volunteered their time to participate in many student functions and career days.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Aberdeen Proving Ground C4ISR Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Program, Phase II
Approximately 7,400 personnel moved to APG from the C4ISR community located in Ft. Monmouth NJ.
Virginia Polytechnic and State University Center for the Arts
A combination of CM-At-Risk and Agency CM brought together extensive expertise that enabled the team to respond to unforeseen site conditions and keep this high visibility project on track.
Washington Monument Earthquake Repair
Working high above the nation's capital to repair earthquake damage to an iconic structure.
Weeksville Heritage Center
A carefully, sensitively restored site pays tribute to a thriving 19th century African-American community in Brooklyn, New York.
West Hollywood Library Project
The most critical challenge in management of the project was achieving high-quality finishes from the trades for the custom and unique features that were part of the design, despite the low-bid delivery that can lead to shortcuts.
Williamsburg Landing Building Remediation and Remodeling
Remediation of design flaws, plus remodeling and improvements without disruption to building residents.