Construction Management

Construction Management Support - Wells Theater Renovation

Wells Theater Renovation/Fly Loft work

Norfolk, VA​

Involve’s Role

Owners Representative supporting the Virginia Stage Company (VSC)

 

Award Date

June 2020

 

Completion Date

April 2021

 

Project Description

Involve provided Owner’s Representative services during the execution of the Wells Theater renovation/fly loft work.  We reviewed design/construction as it was in progress to ensure the work was of high quality, performed on schedule and executed in accordance with the deign documents; kept VSC informed as issues occurred during design/construction; and mediated/resolved issues with the design-build contractor in support of the VSC.  Serving as VSC’s Owner’s Representative, Involve performed the following tasks:

 

Project Administration

  • Reviewed contractor compliance with safety plan

  • Reviewed and monitored design/construction schedule and budget

  • Reviewed and monitored the contractor’s quality control processes and documentation

  • Reviewed and approved document control system

  • Coordinated and attended project meetings

  • Tracked submittals review and approval

  • Prepared monthly reports to VSC

  • Reviewed contractor payment requests

  • Reviewed testing administration, results, and documentation

  • Monitored Contractor's as‐built drawings

  • Met with VSC and/or the design/build contractor as required

 

Change Management

  • Assisted with identification of appropriate changes in scope

  • Assisted with validating and minimizing impact of changes  

  • Managed documentation of changes  

 

Project Closeout and Warranty Phase

  • Managed commissioning of facilities

  • Project Closeout

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Construction Management Support - Value Engineering Specialist

Department of State, Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations, Arlington, VA
New Embassy Campus, Doha, Qatar Project

Involve’s Role

Value Engineering Specialist (Consultant to RHA, LLC supporting OBO Design and Construction)

 

Award Date

January 2020

 

Completion Date

January 2020

Project Description

Served as the Facilities Operations & Management VE Specialist on a value engineering team/workshop for the design/build project for the new Embassy Campus/Compound in Doha, Qatar.  The project ($431M total value) included a new office building, warehouse/shops, compound access control, campus setting, utility systems, barracks and recreation.  The week-long value engineering workshop focused on all aspects of the design, construction and facilities operations/management of the new campus/compound.

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Construction Management Support - Partnering

Dry Dock No. 4 Renovation

Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, Virginia

Involve’s Role

Partnering Facilitator (Consultant to W.F. Magann Corporation)

 

Award Date

November 2020

 

Completion Date

November 2020

Project Description

Involve provided partnering facilitation services for the W.F. Magann Corporation for the $177M Dry Dock Renovation project at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA. 

 

Involve’s facilitator coordinated/worked with the Magann leadership team leading up to the one-day W.F. Magann - Naval Facilities Engineering Command Mid-Atlantic - Norfolk Naval Shipyard partnering session.  Partnering focused on cooperation, communications, and conflict resolution for all aspects of construction/contract management to include, safety, schedule, change orders, submittals, staffing, and environmental compliance. Session concluded with a Partnering Charter signed by all stakeholders/participants.

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Construction Management Support

Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU)

Winchester, VA

Involve’s Role

Construction Manager/ Project Assistant

(Consultant to NFCU)

 

Award Date

August 2016

 

Completion Date

September 2019

Project Description

Involve provides on-site Construction Manager/Project Assistant services for the construction of a 1600-car parking garage and the construction (design-build) of a new 246,000 SF call center in Winchester, VA.  In addition to the new construction work, significant renovation of NFCU’s existing Winchester facilities is scheduled to begin once the new construction is complete and operational.

 

Involve’s Project Assistant coordinates closely with NFCU’s facilities personnel and provides the full range of CM services including schedule oversight; submittal management and review; subcontract bid reviews; RFI management; stakeholder coordination; quality assurance; coordination of commissioning/start-up; and phased occupancy planning.

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Construction Management Consultant

Addition/Renovation (Design) Lejeune High School Marine Corps Base

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Mid-Atlantic

Norfolk, VA/Jacksonville NC

Involve’s Role

Design/Construction Management  Consultant

(Sub-contractor for RS&H)

 

Award Date

March 2015

 

Completion Date

July 2015

Project Description

Provided phasing, scheduling and constructability review at the 35% and 65% design phase for this $41M addition/renovation of a 143,500 SF High School. 

 

The phasing/scheduling was critical to ensure current school functions would be continuous and not disrupted during construction.  Also reviewed and provided input on contractor laydown, material delivery and contractor employee access to ensure a safe project site, an efficient job site and minimal impact to school operations.

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Project Manager, Retro Commissioning (RCx) of Multiple Buildings

Naval Air Station (NAS) Oceana

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Mid-Atlantic

Virginia Beach, VA

 

Involve’s Role

Project Manager/ Owners’ Rep

(Sub-contractor for Helios Resources LTD)

 

Award Date

September 2013

 

Completion Date

December 2017

Project Description

Project Manager/Owner’s Rep for Helios Resources LTD for this unique design-build approach to retro-commissioning for Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Mid-Atlantic. Responsible for the retro-commissioning of 773,000 SF in 15 buildings of NAS Oceana.

As Project Manager, selected key subcontractors HDR, Inc, (Commissioning Agent/Design) and Colonial Webb, (Maintenance and Construction Services). Work included a thorough review of  available  documents and existing conditions to determine current utilization; a retro-commissioning study to gather the data necessary to determine the appropriate energy conservation measures (ECM’s) and system repairs necessary; facilitating and coordinating all field inspection, performance/functional performances tests and a final report that records the results of post season functional test.

 

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Project Manager, Retro Commissioning (RCx) of Multiple Buildings

NAS Dam Neck Annex

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Mid-Atlantic

Virginia Beach, VA

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Involve’s Role

Project Manager/ Owner’s Rep

(Sub-contractor for Helios Resources LTD)

 

Award Date

September 2013

 

Completion Date

May 2018

Project Description

Follow-on contract as a result of Oceana RCx project.

Project Manager/Owner’s Rep for Helios Resources LTD for this unique design-build approach to retro-commissioning for Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Mid-Atlantic. Responsible for the retro-commissioning of 12 buildings of NAS Oceana Dam Neck Annex.

As Project Manager, selected key subcontractors HDR, Inc, (Commissioning Agent/Design) and Colonial Webb, (Maintenance and Construction Services). Work included a thorough review of  available  documents and existing conditions to determine current utilization; a retro-commissioning study to gather the data necessary to determine the appropriate energy conservation measures (ECM’s) and system repairs necessary; facilitating and coordinating all field inspection, performance/functional performances tests and a final report that records the results of post season functional test.