Let Us Customize A Service To Fit Your Needs...
Building and Construction in Chicago
By retaining our in-house services, we maintain complete control over quality and timeframes.
We will manage everything from property transactions, design, build, furniture supply, and relocation. Learn more about our process
For the implementation of each of the respective components, a specialist and qualified engineer supervises the work, ensuring the highest quality standards are adhered to.
Supported by our skilled labor force, DWC is able to offer a one (1) year warranty on the work provided, and will rectify any snags that may appear in that time. See Our Gallery on left.
We Are Licensed, Bonded and Insured Builders and Contractors
Using the design-bid-build approach, DWC and the client contract
options of a lump sum price, cost plus fee basis or cost fee with a
guaranteed maximum price.
At DWC, we understand that one of the most critical phases of
construction management takes place before groundbreaking.
That's why we take the pre-construction process so seriously.
DWC has successfully delivered a diverse range of construction
projects for both private sector and Government clients all over the
world. DWC has been involved in projects ranging in size from $5000
to projects rangingin the billions and cover the key industry sectors
of residential, industrial, commercial, rental and community projects.
When an owner contracts directly with a single company to preform
design and construction services, this approach is called Design-
Build. Design - Build combines the design, permit and construction
schedules in order to streamline the traditional construction.
Using the design - bid - build approach, DWC and the client contract options of a lump sum price, cost plus fee basis or cost plus fee with a guaranteed maximum price. In these instances, Chicago DWC is a tough competitor and our experience, industry knowledge and strong subcontractor - vendor relationships provide high quality construction at a cost competitive value.
However, at DWC, we take nothing for granted. During the bid process and beyond, we work as a committed partner to fulfil the client's objectives. We consult with the project team and watch project costs so we can deliver what you want in the finished product
At Chicago DWC, we understand that one of the most critical phases of construction management takes place before groundbreaking. That’s why we take the preconstruction process so seriously. We have a fully staffed, experienced, all-inclusive department, trained and dedicated to work closely with the customer and the architect to understand the business needs and intent driving the project. We understand we are stewards of the client's budget, and work to maximize the value received for the expenditure.
Project Scheduling-Logistics Planning-Cost Savings Analysis-Value Engineering
Construction Management / Renovation
DWC of Chicago provides construction management services as an agent for the owner or on an at risk basis. As Construction Manager Agent, we manage our client's interests, acting as the owner's agent or an extension of the owner's staff. This frees the owner to focus on other project dynamics while we orchestrate the details based on established goals and budgets. As Construction Manager at Risk, we work with the design professionals and owner to optimize project design, schedule and cost. We negotiate a guaranteed maximum price and bid all trade contracts to ensure the client receives the lowest price from qualified subcontractors.
DWC has successfully delivered a diverse range of construction projects for both private sector and government clients all over the world. We have developed loyal repeat business relationships through servicing all our client’s projects whether large or small. DWC has been involved in projects ranging in size from $5,000 to projects ranging in the billions and cover the key industry sectors of residential, retail, industrial, commercial and community projects.
Our experience covers new construction as well as extension, refurbishment and fit-out works. Our teams are especially skilled at working within operating or trading environments, ensuring that construction works cause minimum disruption to our client’s ongoing activities. Our construction activities are carried out under DWC’s Management System which ensures our projects are delivered at industry best practice levels for quality, safety and environmental management. Read more about our safety measures.
Our construction teams are supported by an extensive network of subcontract and supplier organizations ensuring we can introduce the latest construction techniques and materials to our projects. Our subcontractor and supplier base also ensures that we can source the best trade and material prices available in the market. This cost efficiency is passed on to DWC’s clients in the form of competitive tender prices.
DWC of Chicago builds successful business relationships through consistent quality work, dependable delivery, and an ability to understand and respond to each customer's specific needs. Our experienced team at DWC offers a full range of concrete construction and related management services including everything from design/build coordination, preconstruction services, and complete balance of plan. Our professional teams have the knowledge and experience for virtually every type of project conceivable from light commercial to heavy industrial. Add our can-do spirit, at DWC we can deliver your project - no matter how large, or how complex.
DWC operate a young, modern fleet of plant and equipment, with a median age of three and a half years. By utilizing plant and equipment, DWC of Chicago is able to undertake a large number of projects. In fact, we are capable of an excavation volume of 110,000m3 per month and a backfill volume of 110,000m3 per month, equaling a total volume of 220,000m3 per month. With additional resources, whether it be through partnership or additional plant hire, we’re confident of performing up to 450,000m3 of earthwork volume per month
Design and Build
When an owner contracts directly with a single company to perform design and construction services, this approach is called Design-Build. It is a great process for clients who know what they want because it simplifies delivery, design services procurement, construction services and offers the convenience of dealing with a single source delivery system. Design-Build combines the design, permit and construction schedules in order to streamline the traditional construction environment.
DWC of Chicago selects and manages the design and construction professionals who work in a collaborative environment to complete their tasks at the same time. We assemble a team that is best suited for a project's specific needs. This process can minimize an owner’s project risk and reduce the delivery schedule by overlapping the design phase and construction phase of a project.
With this approach, we provide maximum project accountability for all phases of the building process and give the client added security
See More of Our Designs