Services

Levine Builders’ experience spans a complete range of construction management and general contracting services for a variety of projects. As every project is unique, we provide our comprehensive expertise from inception to completion.

Our team of experienced professionals work together to ensure all aspects of the preconstruction, mobilization and the construction process are effectively managed and controlled for a successful project.

Levine Builders has the ability to understand the needs of the project and deliver on time and on budget with wonderful attention to the details that go into a hotel.

William Achenbaum
President, WSA Management

Preconstruction & Construction Services

Preconstruction Services

The preconstruction phase plays an important role in the successful completion of any project.

Our project management and estimating team is responsible for supporting, advising, and getting direction from the Douglaston Development project and design teams during the preconstruction phase. This process includes:

Pre-Planning

  • Conduct the evaluation of site conditions and necessary pre-planning activities into a developed site logistics plan, including all site safety engineering requirements.
  • Internal capability to coordinate consultants and the trade contractors responsible on preconstruction planning requirements and performance.

Documentation Reporting

  • Review the plans and specifications as provided by the project architect, engineers, and other consultants for design approvals.
  • Prepare construction estimates and budgets to be approved, as well as the project completion schedule with coordinated and integrated requirements set by Douglaston Development.
  • Collaborate with Douglaston Development throughout the pre-construction process to meet all benchmark dates.

Alternatives

  • Value engineer each project by assessing feasible construction methods from our experience and knowledge in design systems, while working with the design team for value and realistic options.
  • Recommend best systems including construction economies, alternate methods and materials, keeping consistent with the Douglaston Development requirements and sound construction practices.

Construction Services

Levine Builders can perform as Construction Manager with the option to enter into a Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and as General Contractor through a Fixed Price Agreement. These contracting strategies are based on the quality of contract documents, governing agency, lender requirements and most effective project delivery methodology.

Site Mobilization thru Certificate of Occupancy

  • Procurement; bid review and subcontractor recommendation and approval
    by Douglaston Development.
  • Conduct regularly scheduled project status updates; weekly with Architects, Consultants
    and Contractors, monthly requisitions with Lenders.
  • Sequence field operations; Site logistics, trade foreman, safety planning & programs.
  • Monitor design requirements for cost control and change order management.

 

  • Monitor design requirements for cost control, change order management, and monthly requisitions.
  • Final transition; punchlist commissioning and operational turnover with required warranties, guarantees, as-built plans and documentation.

 

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