Francis & Associates was created to address the needs of two specific areas in construction:
1. Labor Compliance on Federal and State funded projects, i.e. Davis Bacon and Prevailing Wage. 2. Construction Management on Type V, Podium Deck, housing, commercial, capital rehabilitations for REITs. We offer service from pre-development to close out of project.
We have experience in projects ranging from $50,000.00 to $300,000,000.00. We customize a project application designed for your budget. The goal is to save your firm time and money. We are involved in both government funded and private funded projects.
Labor Compliance We navigate the government compliance network so you don't have to. Payment of Davis Bacon or Prevailing Wages is mandatory on any project that is funded in whole or part ($2,000.00 minimum), by the Federal Government, the State of California, or ARRA Stimulus Money. In addition, we will handle the other reports that are required i.e. Section 3 reporting or Weekly Certified Payroll Reports.
Construction Management We assist with due diligence, pre-construction budgets, entitlements, pre-development, coordination of design professionals through construction MEP, MSProject scheduling/review, contract review, scope of work, budget compliance, Architectural special instructions, change order review, requests for information, project documentation, TI improvements, quality control issues, punch list coordination, As-Builts, project close out, lien releases and Notices of Completion at the end of the job.