Gilbane – Construction Management at Risk (CMAR)

As a national leader in the construction of educational facilities, Gilbane Building Company is uniquely equipped to partner with E&I members for all campus and district construction needs – including Construction Management at Risk (CMAR).

Gilbane offers a comprehensive service package that includes adhering to critical schedule deadlines, maintaining quality of work, ensuring safety, helping to achieve diversity goals, and managing cost objectives across the project lifecycle.

Contract Highlights:

  • Experienced partner with over 140 years in operation
  • 95% of projects with 0 lost time from injuries
  • 13% minority/disabled business participation (DBE, MBE, SBE, WBE)
  • Ranked #2 Green Educational Facilities Builder
  • Cutting-edge technology tools including Cost Advisor and Interactive Planning Sessions
  • Interdisciplinary document coordination
  • Consulting services

Gilbane’s lean approach, combined with proven processes and industry-leading technology, delivers the tools required to develop an optimal implementation plan for the pre-construction phase that leads to focused execution during the construction phase.

Pre-Construction Services:

  • Team coordination
  • Contract administration
  • Budgeting/cost modeling
  • Quality control plan development
  • Master schedule development
  • Constructability reviews
  • Cost estimating
  • Value management
  • Commissioning plan preparation


    • Internal/external authority reviews
    • Bid packaging contract reviews
    • Design consultant coordination
    • Architect scope reviews
    • Monthly project update reports
    • Bid/award coordination
    • Permit procurement
    • LEED/sustainability
    Construction Phase Services:

    • Project team coordination
    • Project meeting administration
    • Budget/cost tracking
    • Change order management
    • Testing and inspection
    • Consultant coordination
    • Quality control
    • Monitoring field progress reviews


      • Contract administration
      • Monthly project reports
      • Payment administration
      • Governing authority coordination
      • Commissioning coordination
      • Request for clarification reviews
      • Shop drawing and submittal reviews
      • Award-winning safety programs

      A New Approach to Disaster Recovery
      Gilbane Reconstruction Services offers single-source disaster recovery services from initial assessment through re-occupancy. Find out more.

      More Information
      Please contact your E&I Member Relations Representative or David Ott, Business Development Manager, Facilities.

      Getting Started

      For more information, fill out this Request for Information form. To get started using this contract, fill out this Letter of Participation.