Services

Permitting

  • Expedited or Standard Permit processing
  • Process “Planning Department” submittals
  • Obtain Zoning variances
  • Submit revisions to construction documents
  • Coordinate owner, architect, engineer and government preliminary meetings
  • Recommend designers and general contractors that expedite
  • Recommend construction attorney

Pre-Construction

Our comprehensive pre-construction services thoroughly examine all aspects of the project to evaluate constructibility, analyze cost and feasibility, and to devise appropriate building solutions to deliver the project in accordance to the client’s intended goals. Our pre-construction services utilize our management, estimating, and technical services to effectively study a project prior to construction commencement, and involves the following:

  • Evaluation of site conditions and coordination of surveys consistent with the building program
  • Tracking of design development specifications to meet client conformance
  • Development of a phasing and master project schedule
  • Preparation of a concept budget and detailed trade-by-trade cost estimate
  • Development of a comprehensive cash flow projection
  • Perform value engineering
  • Provide purchasing power that meets procurement requirements of any project
  • Prepare logistical plan working in tandem with project professionals during the design phase to ensure drawings and specifications incorporate cost effective building methods
  • Perform studies of designated materials, systems and equipment, their availability, cost and scheduling impact
  • Provide cost savings, alternate systems and materials recommendations
  • Develop material and labor procurement strategies
  • Establish list of pre-qualified subcontractors and initiation of competitive bid procedures for trades
  • Conduct scope and trade bid review meetings and provide recommendations of subcontractor awards in each trade whose price, staffing and competence will yield the best results.
  • Risk analysis and insurance planning
  • Implementation of progress and cost reporting systems
  • Development of affirmative action plan
  • Development of a site safety plan

Consulting

A. Taghi has guided numerous private and institutional clients in implementing construction programs to meet their programmatic needs. Clients seek our services to consult with distressed asset situations, or with a need for construction and development process expertise. We provide guidance on cost effective building solutions and critical path mapping to completion. With a track record of completing projects on time and within budget, and our ability to guaranty completion, getting a project off the ground or back on track are invaluable resources for which A. Taghi can deliver.

  • Site evaluation
  • Feasibility analysis
  • Estimating
  • Value engineering
  • Evaluation of existing in-place construction programs and recommendations on means and methods to execute completion
  • Quality control evaluation and monitoring
  • Project scheduling and management
  • Implementation of cost control protocols
  • Formation of subcontractor scope of work and trade bid analysis
  • Site safety and crisis management plan protocols
  • Government and municipal agency approvals