Construction Management

Program Management

TRG offers a range of multi-disciplined services to help clients manage their capital projects. Serving as an extension of our client’s staff, our program managers provide expertise in handling a wide variety of projects, from capital planning through occupancy. Using a comprehensive construction management approach, we integrate the different facets of the construction process—planning, design, procurement, construction and activation—as well as providing technical and management expertise for each project. Whether it’s a multi-million dollar campus expansion program or a small facilities improvement project, our team provides the personalized attention of a small local consulting firm with the extensive resources of a larger organization.

Services include:

• Project planning, definition and management
• Project design criteria and oversight
• Design and construction schedules and cost estimates
• Constructability review and value engineering
• A/E evaluation and selection process
• Construction administration, management and inspection
• Transition management

TRG provides seamless management strategies throughout the projects lifecycle. Our team implements these strategies with a special focus on schedule and budget objectives. As the program progresses from planning, through design, construction and occupancy, we use our experiences and lessons learned from other projects to inform decision makers at critical points during each project.

Construction Inspection

TRG offers a broad range of construction inspection and contractor quality control (CQC) services for transportation, utilities, environmental, water/wastewater, recreational, and building projects. Competent and thorough inspection is one of the most important elements in achieving a quality construction project. Proper inspection requires not only technical expertise and knowledge of the materials and procedures to be used, but also sound judgment, diplomacy and good communication skills. TRG’s capabilities include the inspection and oversight of construction to ensure regulations, procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications:

• Contractor’s activity inspection and documentation
• Inspector’s daily report preparation
• Examination of quality of installations for conformity to standards and       specifications
• Interpret drawings and specifications and discuss deviations
• Neat, accurate and complete records maintenance
• Active participation in project meetings
• Contractor’s schedule monitoring
• Paint/coating inspection
• Field testing of soils, concrete and asphalt, and materials sampling
• Assistance with change order review and completion
• Monitoring and documentation of materials delivered and incorporated into   the work
• Assistance in semi-final/final inspections
• Punch list preparation and completion monitoring
• Assistance with smooth and timely project close-out

Construction Support

TRG provides a variety of construction support services to help identify potential problems, provide effective solutions, evaluate technical and budgetary alternatives, avoid disputes, and that generally result in a successful project.  We offer value engineering, constructability reviews, due diligence and facility condition assessments, technical reviews, cost estimating, scheduling, change order management and claims analysis. We can improve a facility’s maintainability, operability and reliability.

Services include:

• Architect/engineer selection 
• Design review
• Cost estimating
• Constructability reviews
• Value engineering
• Contractor services
• Bid management
• Contract administration
• Due diligence studies
• Project scheduling
• Claims review and analysis
• Feasibility assessments
• Commissioning
• Building information modeling (BIM)
• Heavy haul route and permitting