EXPERTISE
CTS Group offers a full range of integrated services that encompass all project phases – from initial concept formulation through completion of construction. CTS personnel have experience in both public and private projects, many with project costs in the hundreds of millions of dollars. Our diverse project portfolio includes hi-rise buildings, mass transit, airports, industrial facilities, marine facilities, and bridges.

Design-Build Integration: Represent the Contractor with Design Enginner
Ensure the timely sharing of information between contractor and engineer, preclude schedule delays resulting from the need for re-designs, and obviate the potential of disputes between contractor and engineer. Specific services include:

Contract assistance
Establish of design criteria
Structure type selection
Project approach
Project schedules
Document reviews: Constructability/QA
Value Engineering
Computer Support
Local and wide-area networks
Computer-based management control systems (cost, invoicing, etc)
Document control

 

Value Engineering Team Membership Support to the CVS Practitioner
We offer a wide range of value engineering support services. Our goal is to achieve significant cost savings while reducing construction time by maximizing engineering and construction efficiency. 

CTS’ integrated services support the VE Practitioner during all project phases—from initial concept formulation through completion of construction. CTS is experienced in the evaluation of public sector projects, many with project costs in the hundreds of millions of dollars. Our diverse VE assessments incude:

bridge foundation buildings
constructability detailing means & methods
design alternatives biddability serviceability
initial cost life cycle cost staging/phasing


Construction Management Services
constructability and plan QA reviews 
geotechnical, foundation, building, and structural engineering 
project approach formulations 
value engineering 
staging of construction 
scheduling
cost estimating 
claims assistance 
 forensic evaluations 
PM/CM liaison