Project Description

R.M. Chin provided Owner’s Representative services to the Chinese American Service League (CASL) for the construction of the CASL Community Center. The Community Center project scope included the design and construction of a new $7 million, 37,000-square-foot, two-story building located in Chicago’s Chinatown community to serve as the headquarters and base of operations for CASL. During this project, we were involved in all aspects of pre-construction, construction, and close-out phases.

Responsibilities included:

Extensive involvement in project design, budget, and schedule development and management

  • Procurement and A/E contractor management
  • Construction oversight
  • Project reporting, quality assurance, and FFE management
  • Providing the CASL with due diligence for the numerous funding sources that were involved
  • Preparing multiple draw requests needed for funding

With our leadership, this project came in $400,000 under budget.