Custom Built Church by Tricon Commercial Building Group LTD
Arlington Texas based building company providing contrustruction management and general contracting services
Phone: 817-419-9500

Economic Construction Studies

The following represents certain construction components regularly analyzed and evaluated for compliance with project objectives. This listing does not cover all components and conditions for development/construction projects, but focuses on those, which normally require careful and accurate study to determine the most suitable method for construction, timeliness, and economy and design coordination. The studies are intended to control costs and schedules, assure design/construction compatibility and assist you with value performance with your system selections.

  • SITEWORK: subgrade control, paving types and methods, drainage, hardscape treatment, landscape allowances. 
  • EARTHWORK: balanced site, grading, erosion control, dewatering methods, retention systems, unit prices, and allowances.
  • FOUNDATIONS: supports comparison (piling, pier and beam, spread footings, structural mats, engineered fill, water or chemical injection).
  • SUPERSTRUCTURE: framing comparisons (structural steel, castin- place concrete, post tensioning, precast concrete, masonry, timber).
  • EXTERIOR WALL TREATMENTS: precast concrete, granite, stone, masonry, cement plaster, tilt-up, stiff-back, metal and glass.
  • GLASS AND GLAZING: systems analysis (insulated glass, reflective glass, gasketing, custom mullion and standard enframement, butt glazing).
  • ROOFING AND WATERPROOFING: studies involving singleply membrane, built-up fiberglass layers, metal roof systems, and insulation methods.
  • INTERIOR FINISHES: millwork, cabinets, ceiling systems, floor and wall coverings, architectural specialties and special finishes.
  • ELEVATORS: analysis for hydraulic, geared and gearless systems, cab and entry finish studies, speed and cycle studies and maintenance contracts.
  • PLUMBING: studies covering standard and custom fixtures, piping materials and methods, prefabrication, special systems and fire protection.
  • HVAC: systems analyses (multizone, V.A.V., rooftop units, package units, thru-wall, P.I.B., economizers, central plant, controls, specialties).
  • ELECTRICAL: analyze standard and custom fixtures, wiring/ distribution/devices, E.M.S., security, special system, automation/ controls, temporary electrical, energy conservation.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL: analyze impact studies on existing building and site conditions for environmental concerns.