General Contractor Consulting

A successful General contractor needs to have or provide these capabilities:

To be successful General Contractor posses the following:

  • A staff of Estimators and Project Managers who have the ability to provide “Conceptual” estimates within 10% of actual costs without the benefit of Design Development Drawings.

  •  A staff of Estimators and Project Managers who have the ability to provide “Conceptual” estimates within 5% of actual cost when Design Development drawings are available.

  • Have a group of sub-contractors capable of estimating their work without the benefit of drawings.

  • Have a group of sub-contractors capable of estimating their work with the aid of Design Development Drawings.

  • The successful General Contractor has business relationships with 3-4 Architectural firms who utilize the Design Build method of delivery.

  •  The successful General Contractor has business relationships with 3-4 Architectural firms who utilize the Team Design Build method of delivery.

  • The successful General contractor has business relationships with 3-4 Architectural firms who utilize the Invited Bid Method of Delivery.

Bonding:

  • The successful GC has the ability to Bond an individual project valued at $5 million and aggregate bonding at any given time of $7 million in bonded work.

  • A successful GC has a Surety/Bonding company willing to bond work when the GC’s total construction contracts at any time represent $12 million in contracts whether bonded or not.

To be successful General Contractor needs to have banking relationships with two banks that provide their Open Line of Credit.

  • The Primary Bank provides an open line of credit of $1 million to $1.5 million.

  • The Secondary Bank provides an open line of credit of $500,000 to $750,000.

The sub-contractors the GC works with must provide their own Builders Risk in the event of theft while the project is still under construction.

The sub-contractors the GC works with must provide their own Surety Bonding.

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 Address. 823 Doral Drive Mansfield, TX 76063

Tel. 817-689-6775