Program + Construction Management

Your PM/CM representative for results

Inspired learning environments. Sustainable wastewater treatment systems. Multi-use parks. Safer commuter interchanges. Harris & Associates guides diverse public works and institutional programs from planning through delivery—protecting your best interests at every step.

Our technical project experience proves invaluable amid shrinking budgets and timelines. Meanwhile, our understanding of the human element—including public and political relationships—keeps the wheel of progress turning.

Harris & Associates was ranked #49 in the
2017 ENR Top 100 Construction Management-for-Fee and PM Firms list!

The right team for your job

With Harris & Associates, you get a complete team of experienced professionals, including program and construction managers, architects, engineers and building program specialists, all eager to solve the most complex challenges.

We approach program and construction management from your standpoint, as your representative, with your goals as our only priority.

Moving programs from concept to construction requires extraordinary focus and highly specialized skills. Doing so within a set budget and timeline is a feat few can accomplish consistently.

Harris manages the efforts of the entire program team. With an eye on every detail, we guide processes to ensure they run smoothly and that projects finish as and when they should. We focus on building consensus among all key players—keeping owners, service providers and contractors aligned with frequent communication. And we'll keep you as involved as you want to be throughout each project.

Guarding Your Bottom Line

Harris doesn’t benefit from change orders—we benefit from your project success. You and your constituents alike will appreciate our sound decision-making and fiscal accountability. We stay within budget by creating realistic estimates at the outset of design and by employing cost control techniques to identify potential cost impacts prior to bid. Having architects and engineers in-house makes all the difference.

Every Minute Matters

We also develop schedules that incorporate all facets of a program and provide a timeline for decisions, design phases, agency plan reviews, bid and award, equipment procurement, phasing, construction, move-in and project closeout. Our comprehensive program view shows how all tasks relate to the program completion and the possible effects of any delays.

Harris Program Management services include:

  • Project/program planning
  • Financial management
  • Design management
  • Procurement
  • Construction phase oversight
  • Commissioning and close-out

Once you're ready to build, count on Harris & Associates to oversee your construction projects from start to finish, with services that include:

  • Permit acquisition
  • Biddability/constructability review
  • Construction delivery strategies/methods
  • Cost estimating
  • Contractor prequalification
  • Bidding assistance
  • Loan and grant processing
  • Community relations
  • Staff augmentation/owner's representation
  • Quality assurance
  • Schedule management
  • Cost management and containment
  • Risk management
  • Dispute resolution/claims avoidance
  • Document control
  • Field inspection
  • Safety management
  • Start-up assistance/commissioning
  • Project closeout
  • Resolution of warranty issues

Meet Glenn W. Suitor, PE
Division President Program + Construction Management

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