CMGC (Construction, Manager/General Contractor) definition: a construction delivery method where the construction manager acts as the general contractor with schedule and cost risk. The CMGC provides design phase assistance in evaluating costs, schedule, and implications of systems and materials during design.
Team: Contractor - Architect/Engineer Owner contracts independently with Contractor and Architect.
- Budget/confirmation estimates
- Design phase assistance
- Team concep
- Change flexibility
- Open book procurement
- Focus repeat work
Best suited for:
- For owners that want control of the design and construction and is looking for a company to be at risk for quality, budget and schedule performance.
- Selection of the CM/GC based on criteria that combine qualifications and experience.