General Contracting Services
Since 1968 General Contracting has been the foundation of all our services.
In that period of time, we have acquired and vetted a vast pool of subcontractors and vendors to fit a wide array of project needs. This resource enables us to make a perfect fit to your requirements, while maintaining the competitive pricing and the renowned high quality of the Paul S. Akins Company.
From new construction, renovations, and historical restorations to commercial and government contracting our general construction services provide our Clients with their best value from conception through completion.
Construction Management Services
Construction Management (CM) or Construction Project Management (CPM) is the overall planning, coordination, and control of a project from beginning to end and is aimed at meeting a Client’s requirements in order to produce a functionally and financially viable project.
In this delivery method Akins Company advises and assists the Client in contracting directly with designers, subcontractors, and suppliers then manages every aspect of construction. Our Client’s enjoy the best in professional construction management while realizing savings by directly contracting with the expert team building their project.
Design-Build is a method of project delivery in which Akins Company works under a single contract with a Client to provide both design and construction services.
One entity, one contract, one unified flow of work from initial concept through project completion.
Clients will reap the benefits of Design-Build with faster delivery that facilitates efficiency and innovation, ultimately leading to cost savings and extraordinary project results.
Cost & Constructability Review Services
Akins Company provides Cost & Constructability Review Services to architects and owners for projects being procured under the traditional Design-Bid-Build method.
During the design phase, Akins Company will conduct Cost Reviews based on partial design documents helping clients determine if their project will be within budget when final design is complete. If the project is not projected to be within budget, Akins Company will provide suggestions for reducing project costs to an acceptable level.
Akins Company will also conduct Constructability Reviews during the design phase, ensuring that the proposed architectural design can be accomplished by applicable construction methods. This review minimizes the number of change orders that occur when construction is underway.