ECM’s experience in educational projects runs the full range of project delivery services for our K-12 and higher education clients. They include program, project and construction management, property condition assessments, plan review and third party inspections, building system’s studies, cost estimating, value engineering and constructability reviews. Our work for our educational clients has also presented us the opportunity to demonstrate the firm’s flexibility and ingenuity in working with occupied facilities.
ECM has provided program, project and construction management support for public sector projects since 1993. A wide variety of project assignments has given ECM staff valuable experience in project coordination, bond facilitation and management, construction inspections and quality assurance, value engineering, constructability reviews, cost estimating, construction negotiations, dispute resolution, LEED project coordination and LEED Commissioning. Our list of clients includes the Federal government, multiple cities and counties, state and local transportation agencies, and multiple utility companies.
Vertical projects have included new municipal and public safety buildings, transit terminals, fleet maintenance facilities, airport expansions, aquatic facilities, multi-generational recreation centers, and renovation of historical theaters. Horizontal projects successfully completed include airport runways and taxiways, major bridges and roadways, large storm drainage systems, and public spaces.
ECM’s experience in housing is rich and spans over several decades. We have managed large housing developments for higher education institutions, provided construction management of affordable multi-family projects and military barracks, provided property condition assessments for multiple apartment complexes, provided scheduling support and cost estimating analysis for private developers. In addition, we have successfully delivered third party plan review, ICC code inspections, and LEED for Homes coordination services for several large private apartment developers.
Our list of clients includes the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, Sam Houston State University, the federal government, G.E. Capital, TVO North America, and Tropicana Homes.
ECM has developed unique project management processes and offers a full range of project development and project delivery services for industrial projects. Our management approach and decades of experience in international engineering and construction methodologies are key factors in the success of our overall operation.
Our services have included program management for multiple projects, project management of campuses and clusters, design-build projects, design and bidding support, construction management and client representation, LEED project administration, property condition assessments, due diligence studies, lender financing monitoring, and relocation of industrial production equipment.
With extensive experience in the aerospace, automotive, electronics, healthcare, and food & beverage sectors, ECM is ready to assist both developers and manufacturing companies alike. Our proven project delivery process has allowed us to successfully deliver industrial and manufacturing facilities from as small as 10,000 sq. ft. to over 1,000,000 sq. ft.
ECM has provided engineering and management services for medium and large scale Transportation projects throughout the State of Texas. Our experience includes preparing bidding documents, coordinating utility relocation and traffic control, performing quality control on roadways, major bridges, retaining wall structures, aesthetics elements, utilities and drainage.
With multiple TxDOT pre-certified accreditations, ECM has enforced Federal Highway Administration and TxDOT requirements, managed TxDOT Master and Amendment Utility Agreements, and provides construction engineering and inspection services.
ECM is a TxDOT-recognized Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, a State of Texas Historic Underutilized Business, a Minority Business Enterprise, and Small Business Administration designated Small Disadvantaged Business.
ECM has many years of experience applying project management best practices to infrastructure projects. Our project management services have included utilities master- planning, scheduling, cost estimating, writing standard specifications for a utility company division, providing bidding services for design-build projects, coordinating design, and managing the construction of multiple projects that include stormwater structures, power substations, and the installation of water, sewer, stormwater, gas, transmission and distribution of electrical power, lighting, and telecommunication lines.
We have also managed significant vertical and horizontal projects for multiple utility companies such as the El Paso Water Utilities and the El Paso Electric Company.