Property Services Inc. has more than 20 years of experience in construction services, and this is an important element of the companys strategy to satisfy customers wide-ranging needs. PSIs extensive capabilities and experience deliver one-stop-shopping for construction services. PSI designs, builds, completes space planning for, and facilitates all aspects of construction.
PSI has completed more than 5,000 commercial and residential projects involving buildings of various sizes and complexities. The company has undertaken assignments for new construction and renovations from 3,000 to more than 100,000 square feet. PSIs extensive network of professionals (architects, engineers, project managers and trades people) delivers quality services, on time and within budget.
PSI can take on any type of project, from simple office space builds to demanding specialty projects, in any sector. Its familiarity with various local building codes and regulations and its expertise in project logistics ensure project completion on time, within budget, and with a minimum of disruption to clients ongoing business operations.
PSI monitors all details of customer projects from start to finish using project management principles such as scheduling and cost tracking to clarify milestones and keep projects on track and on budget. PSI will select resources for each project from proven high-quality suppliers and subcontractors that bring the best value
Specializing in renovations of various properties, PSI can redevelop all facets of a property. For interior work, this includes:
Sophisticated security systems
Building automation systems
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC)
Fire and life safety requirements
Electrical and mechanical systems
Correction of construction deficiencies
Demolition and disposal.
Exterior work that PSI does includes
Water penetration corrections
Camera system installation
Demolition and disposal.
Construction Services and Project Management
Construction and project management are part of PSIs unique service packages. The company manages construction jobs from the simple to the very complex by providing a full spectrum of services, including planning; scheduling; preparation of architectural, mechanical, electrical and structural plans and specifications; tendering and executing the approved project. The clients needs are always the first priority.
Architectural and Engineering
Clarify and define the clients budget and project objectives
Develop the design in draft form for final approval
Examine and evaluate the proposed project
Determine the actual site conditions and identify potential problem areas, including performing non-destructive and destructive tests, as necessary
Prepare a report on the findings, make recommendations and prepare an outline of the scope of the work
Develop a preliminary project schedule, including forecasting critical lead times for special-order materials and equipment
Provide recommendations for major components and materials, with costing and suggested alternatives
Design and Specification
Complete final design details, permits, working drawings and schematics to accompany the specifications, where applicable
Coordinate teams of specialists, including architects, engineers and consultants
Obtain interim approval
Tendering and Quotations
Prepare request for proposal
Produce tender packages
Pre-qualify contractors and submit recommendations for bidders list
Meet with bidders on site to familiarize them with the work
Open tenders and prepare a recommendation and budget for final approval.
PSI manages and executes multi-million-dollar construction projects for governments and in the private sector. Its project management approach is supported by mainstream project management software, allowing the company to remain in control of project implementation and enabling it to ensure that schedules are being met and budgets are being adhered to.
Upon acceptance of the project, PSI will ensure that the contract is administered according to the tender criteria, including
Managing project costs to obtain the best value for the client as the job progresses
Consolidating the benefits of integrated work teams
Managing construction schedules
Overseeing payment schedules
Processing insurance documents
Managing contract breakdowns
Maintaining a list of subcontractors
Producing monthly reports
Approving progress draws for payment from contractors
Attending site meetings.
Substantial Performance Certificate
Property Services Inc. will
Issue the certificate of substantial performance and deficiency list according to the provisions of the Construction Lien Act
Ensure that appropriate commissioning procedures are followed
Advise the client on the paperwork required and procedures for project close-out
Prepare a detailed deficiency list prior to total completion
Assist the client in establishing a strategy for the correction of deficiencies.
PSI will provide
As-built and electronic drawings
Final inspection certificate
PSI assists building owners in protecting their investment by
Performing building technical audits
Performing building inspections
Evaluating maintenance programs.
Standard building audits include inspecting the integrity of and reporting on the following:
Architectural and Structural
- exterior and interior building structure
- parking area
Mechanical and Electrical Systems
- heating and cooling
- domestic hot water
Fire Protection and Security Systems
- fire: heat detectors, smoke alarms, pressurization systems and voice communication
- security: electric door strike and magnetic lock battery backups
When a building audit is complete, PSI will prepare a budget outlining the costs for the specific work required.