Since 1999, Faithful+Gould has provided a range of services to the global market leader in the semiconductor industry at multiple locations across the country including Oregon, New Mexico, California, Arizona, Colorado and Massachusetts. During this time, we have provided cost management for more than $2 billion in capital construction costs.
Our confidential client focuses on delivering cutting edge technology products to the marketplace via high volume manufacturing and research and development facilities around the world. The client's product is continuously evolving, demanding the need to constantly retrofit existing facilities within functioning factories.
We have supported the client with an array of services within the confines of a schedule-driven environment on various project site locations. Those services include cost management, contract management, project management and estimating services on the global construction of data centers, chip production factories and research and development facilities projects.
Over the course of our relationship with this client, we have developed solutions that provide real-time data to fully understand program key performance indicators. Additionally, we implemented processes to understand areas of commercial risk and introduced tools to manage the large number of commercial documents associated with capital projects.
These tools include:
- Cost management database: Monitors and tracks all project expenditures
- Client dashboard: Provides real-time key performance indicators identifying performance against schedule
- Bid analysis database: Evaluates more than 100,000 unit rate line items to provide a comprehensive analysis of bid comparisons.
- Quote tracker database: Organizes and manages quotes and change orders throughout the project cycle – mitigating aging and unprocessed quotes and any inherent risk