Preconstruction services include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist with Design Team Selection
  • Design Participation
  • Budgeting/Estimating/Cost Modeling
  • Schematic Design Review
  • Cash Flow Development
  • Schedule Development and Oversight Surveying
  • Regulatory Approval
  • Code Analysis
  • Environmental Analysis
  • Project Scope Reviews
  • Planned Phasing
  • Value Engineering
  • Equipment Selection
  • Contract Administration
  • Project Reports
  • Quality Control Plan
  • Site Logistics and Safety Planning
  • Utility Coordination
  • Building Information Modeling
  • LEED Program/Evaluation


Construction Management typically begins at the Preconstruction stage, thus offering greater continuity throughout the entire project life cycle. Preconstruction management combines industry expertise, owner advocacy, professionalism, and teamwork to ensure exceptional control over schedule, cost, scope, quality and safety.

C.D. Smith specializes in coordinating all pre-construction efforts to guarantee the Owner receives maximum value and is aware of all opportunities and challenges that could potentially exist.