Construction Management (CM) is defined as the process of organizing, leading, and managing the people, materials, and processes of actual construction. CM emphasis is also now increasingly being placed on pre-construction design services, value engineering, coordination of contract documents, and continuous cost management and cost integration from initial design through project occupancy. Central to CM are schedule and cost control management strategies and various aspects of quality control. Grimball has established formal detailed systems and processes for attending not only to routine issues but also to extraordinary complications which may arise in the course of work.
Grimball integrates comprehensive client communications at all stages of progress to ensure any interruptions are resolved quickly and with the utmost effectiveness. The principles of Grimball have provided these services to a broad cross-section of sectors and project types including both new construction and numerous renovation/expansion projects. The markets in which Grimball has PM/CM (and/or general contracting) expertise and experience are found below.
For years, the staff of Grimball has been providing general contractor services to both public, private sector, and residential owners. Our positive track record of on-time and on-budget delivery is attributable to our highly experienced, seasoned staff of professionals, a dedicated customer-service focus, and our “can do” work ethic. Grimball relies heavily on technology based processes and systems including Primavera Systems software using CPM methodology to plan, control, and monitor all projects. In addition, we place great emphasis on establishing and developing strong personal relationships with all project team members. Grimball possesses an in-depth expertise regarding all facets of public works contracting, public bidding, and prevailing wage requirements and processes. Grimball has experience managing approximately $87 million worth of construction contracts that are covered under federal and public contracting codes and regulations. The spans their service across the Southeast, including counties, municipalities, school districts, redevelopment agencies, housing authorities, and other public entities. Grimball has provided its general contracting services in a broad cross-section of sectors and with a wide range of project types, including both new construction and renovations/expansions.
Grimball principles boast extensive corporate experience in hospital construction. We have directly managed over $80 million in Medical Center renovations, additions, and new construction. See the experience tab to review our successful medical construction projects. Our hospital construction experience encompasses virtually all aspects of a working medical facility. Projects completed or in progress include Long term care facilities, operating rooms, radiology labs, surgical areas, roofing, parking structures, pharmacy renovations, structural, mechanical and electrical work.
Universities / K-12 Schools / Higher Education / Libraries / Foodservice / Museums / Municipal Buildings / Recreation Centers Public Housing / Athletic Facilities / Senior Centers / Public Safety Buildings / Research and Development Buildings / DHEC Experience / Pharmacies / College of Charleston
The principles at Grimball have successfully completed pre-cast parking structure projects. Throughout these projects Grimball gained extensive experience in site work, grading, caissons, utilities, asphalt, precast, striping, and paving etc.
New Development / Casinos / Hotel / Mixed-Use / Retail / Consumer / Services Multi-Unit Residential / Office / Amenity Centers
With a corporate office in Charleston, South Carolina - Historical Renovations come with the territory. Grimball staff has completed several historical renovations throughout the southeast from Charleston to Asheville, NC.
Quality & Care
Grimball and it's partners have a proven track record of successfully completed projects in the federal, public, and private sectors.
The principals of Grimball have been providing general contractor services to both public and private sector owners for decades. Their positive track record of on-time and on-budget delivery is attributable to a highly experienced, seasoned staff of professionals, a dedicated customer-service focus.
Our Grimball team members have had extensive experience with Hospital Construction, Modernizations, and Renovations. Find out how our previous experience can boost your future projects success.
In addition to Construction Management and General Contracting services, Grimball provides Design/Build services to Owner’s whose projects can benefit most from this type of delivery method.
QUALITY CONTROL MANAGEMENT
Grimball reviews the quality of all factors of production to ensure a streamlined process and successful project. Through years of management experience and education the Grimball team continues to perfect our quality control management process. Our project management team is fully USACE certified in Construction Quality Management for Contractors.
PLANNING AND SCHEDULING
From earliest design phase planning through assessment of alternative construction methods to project close-out, Grimball provides Owners with insights, forethought, and clear recommendations to improve design and construction efficiencies on a dedicated and continuous basis.
SAFETY AND COMPLIANCE
Grimball operates with a Safety First initiative to ensure compliance and efficiency on any job site.
LEED CERTIFIED PROJECTS
Grimball staff has served on several completed LEED Certified Projects. Their rich project experience has given the team the tools and know how to achieve the goals of each project.