As the Owner’s Representative, MEC ensures the project owners’ best interests are represented in every of the transaction decision, throughout each stages of development and construction. MEC works in collaboration with the development and construction team to ensure each project stays on schedule, within budget and upholds optimal design aesthetics, value and functionality for the owners. MEC’s Owner’s Representation services include:
Early involvement: MEC gets involved early to understand and assess the specific needs of the Owners and establish goals to ensure these needs are met.
Development Assistance: Based on MEC’s assessment, MEC can assist the Owners with the project funding to bring their project to reality.
Effective Planning: MEC works with all parties involved in regards to construction activities, relocation of personnel, and coordination of schedules.
Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: MEC provides input early in the design phase on the use and availability of materials minimizing future change orders and potential field conflicts.
Budget Control: MEC monitors the project to ensure the project is completed on time and within budget.
Schedule Control: MEC develops complete line item estimates and works with the design team to ensure the design remains within the budget.
On-site Representation: provides on-site observation ensuring conformance to the contract documents, industry standards and the owner’s best interests.
Claims Reduction: Through detailed management and document control procedures, MEC can minimize the Owner’s risk of litigation from unfounded claims by the Contractor.