inici group advised on CM/GC contracting and facilitating the CM/GC process, completed financial and process audits for CM/GC and provided ongoing on-site observation and guidance to meet CM/GC industry standards for this new 36,000-SF Fleet Services Building (FSB), a secondary 7,500-SF Bronto building, and civil site improvements on 10-acres of the extensive Ross Complex Campus. The project was a collaborative process between the owner, the CM/GC, the A&E team, and inici group.
The new FSB facility houses fleet administration with (20) class A work stations, a conference room, training room, office space, and two break rooms as well as loan pool space, HMEM’s, (2) D-service bays, (6) standard duty service bays, and (3) light service bays, parts service center, and wash stations. The project also includes campus organizational improvements including road changes, additional parking, a multi-modal path, ADA accessibility, infrastructure improvements including power and data loops, stormwater management upgrades, and steelyard coordination. The primary goal of inici’s involvement was to shorten the schedule, enhance cost control, improve risk identification and mitigation, increase the utilization of integrated design and construction techniques, and improve construction conflict identification and management. The completed facility is FSB level 4 to withstand high-level earthquakes and other natural disasters.