Traditional Owner Design/ Design/Bid/Construction Selection Build Owner’s Vision Owner’s Vision Owner’s Vision Complete Design Hire Architect Select Project Team Bidding Phase Hire Contractor Refine Scope/Budget Cost Reconciliation Preliminary Budget Sequence Design/Const. Award Const. Contract Preliminary Schedule Grand Opening Construction Finalize Budget Determine Final Cost Construction Reconcile Schedule/Budget Determine Final Cost
Traditional Project Delivery Owner’s Vision & Budget Owner’s Vision & Budget Architect Design Architect Design Contractor Bids Project Contractor Bids Project Traditional Design/Cost Interaction Redefine Vision & Design if Budget is Exceeded Time??Cost??
Owner Selection Project Delivery Owner’s Vision & Budget Owner’s Vision & Budget Hire Architect Hire Architect Contractor Bids Project Contractor Bids Project Adjust Vision & Design not to Exceed the Budget Hire Contractor Hire Contractor Cost??Time?? Traditional Design/Cost Interaction
Design-Build Project Delivery The Design/Build Partnering Process Owner Vision Most Efficient Mix of Design & Cost Refine Scope & Budget Design & Construction Ongoing Effort GMP
Advantages Working With a Design/Build Contractor Construction Expertise Early in the Design Process D/B Contractor Helps with Budget and Schedule Controls D/B Contractor Offers Flexibility in Construction Process Critical Sub and Supplier Costs are Identified Early Cost of Project is Defined Early in Design Process Opportunity for Savings/Added Value
Advantages Working With a Design/Build Contractor Guaranteed Maximum Price (G.M.P.) –Britton Construction will provide a G.M.P. before the project begins. –Contractor generated change orders are non-existent. Single Source Responsibility –Britton Construction will be the single source responsibility throughout the project. Design Team –The Britton design group will work as a team to provide a high quality, cost effective building that will stand the test of time.
Selection of Britton Construction as contractor for your project offers several significant benefits: Liturgical Expertise: Britton has a successful history of church construction. Our liturgical projects have ranged from minor repairs to the first ground-up Catholic Church built for the Archdiocese of Santa Fe in over fifty years, St. Joseph on the Rio Grande Parish. Project Selection: Britton limits its project load to ensure control and quality of all its projects. Our decision to tackle a project is based on market segment, labor availability and workload. Management Accessibility: Britton management is directly involved in all field operations. There is always a Britton on a Britton job. Rick Britton and his two sons personally oversee all work; this field presence avoids costly delays. It also ensures that our clients’ interests are always represented.
Financial Accountability: Britton offers open access to its records. All accounting and billing related to projects are available for client inspection at any time. Warranty and Ongoing Facility Care: Britton offers clients a two-year warranty. The industry standard is one-year. Also, in addition to larger construction projects, we handle small assignments. Clients benefit from this. They like having the contractor who constructs their facility also be the one they use for ongoing facility concerns. Liturgical Commitment: Britton is committed to liturgical construction. Significant company resources are dedicated to the acquisition and successful completion of liturgical projects. We are Charter members and sit on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Church Design Builders Supervision Britton utilizes the same superintendent throughout a project to ensure maintenance of company standards. Your quality standards will never be compromised.