Pre-Construction Services

Cox & Associates will advise, assist and consult with the Owners, Architects and Engineers on all aspects of planning for your upcoming project.  We will insure that the needs of all parties are met at this phase and during the entire project. 

We provide the following services during the design, plan check, and pre-development stage of the project.

Plan and Specification Review

  • Chair the design team to analyze plans and specifications
  • Make recommendations on construction feasibility, time requirements, coordination and construction cost

 Construction Budget Estimates

  • Evaluate Engineer’s quantity take-offs
  • Prepare, as required, a detailed budget cost estimate

 Construction Scheduling

  • Provide a pre-construction project schedule
  • Develop a list for scheduling time sensitive construction materials
  • Provide input on utility relocation and reconnection
  • Develop a construction phasing plan as required

 Subcontractor Negotiations

  • Prepare preferred list of subcontractors for each job function category
  • Prepare subcontractor bidding packages
  • Review sub-bids with the Owner and Design Team
  • Award and prepare sub-contracts