Coastal Mechanical Designs and Builds

Design-Build / Design-Assist Services

On a design-build project, Coastal Mechanical Services, LLC works directly with the Customer, Engineers, Architects and Design Team from day one in the design of a mechanical system best suited to meet the owner's needs. The result is a project with the best and most effective design from the start, a realistic budget and a "Zero-Change-Order" project philosophy.

Coastal's high quality mechanical contracting capabilities are the result of experience, commitment and field leadership that have been developed over Coastal's thirty year history. Coastal assesses and plans each project in coordination with our customers, taking into consideration the challenges of energy efficiency, building occupancy and budget considerations. Coastal's project managers assure efficient coordination and supervision of the project from start to finish. This quality control process ensures the best possible outcome on every job.

Pre-Construction & Estimating/Pricing Support

-Establish Budget Control

-Ensure Competitive Pricing

-Develop Procurement Procedures

-Facilitate GMP Development

-Incorporate LEED Criteria

MEP BIM Coordination Process Leadership

-Lead the BIM drawing/coordination process.

-Review Constructability Issues

-Ensure Trade Coordination

Cost Controls

-Provide alternate equipment selection generating material savings.

-Review project for constructability issues, allowing systems to be installed with zero conflict thus saving time and material/labor costs.

-Generate trade coordinated models minimizing field conflicts generating savings in material, labor and re-design efforts.

-Early design document constructability review minimizing field installation issues.

-Provided schedule input which allowed for better trade coordination and work flow.

-Open book equipment pricing and selection process allowing owner and team members be part of the selection process. This eliminates time when equipment is critical path.

-Control System Early Review - Design/CM Team ensures that control system is 100% compliant with specifications, engineer and owner requirements. Saves time on tail-end of project during the start-up/commissioning process.

-Early vendor involvement. Allows vendors to be part of the design process and allows for early equipment submittal and release.

Management & Implementation Strategies

-Assist in Schedule Development

-Provide constructability reviews at various drawing stages.

-Identify all systems and required system components.

-Provide the design team support during the entire design process.

-Provide the construction team support during the entire design process.

-Provide constructability reviews at various drawing stages.

-Provide cost analysis during the pre-construction and construction phases.

Team Integration

-Attend design meetings.

-Provide design, drafting and coordination support at engineer's office.

-Assist with equipment vendors for equipment selection.

-Provide cost analysis for system/equipment selection.

-Become engaged.

Professional Craftsmen Support

-Sheetmetal - self performed

-Piping - self performed

-Med Gas - self performed - in-house certification & training

-Plumbing - self performed

Capabilities

Coastal Mechanical's high quality mechanical contracting capabilities are the result of experience, commitment and leadership in the field for over thirty years. We assess and plan each project in coordination with our customers, taking into consideration the challenges of energy efficiency, building occupancy and budget considerations. Our project managers assure efficient coordination and supervision of the project from start to finish. This quality control process ensures the best possible outcome on every job.

Coastal Mechanical Services is a nationally ranked Top 100 Mechanical Contractor. Founded in 1985, Coastal Mechanical specializes in the construction, service and design/build of HVAC, piping, plumbing and process systems for commercial, industrial, and institutional sectors.

Start-up and Commissioning Services

-Owner training

-Equipment documentation

Post Construction Warranty Service

Coastal's Collaborative Project Delivery Philosophy

Collaborative project delivery is truly about teaming. Being able to integrate organizations and people in regards to their cultures, their technical and organizational abilities, their business interests and their work processes.

All of this is to be done in the interest of providing a supportive and collaborative project environment thus allowing the team to meet the owner objectives.

Coastal has provided CAD services for the last 30 years, with 3D CAD being offered for the last 15 years. Coastal has stayed on leading edge of BIM technology by fully integrating our services to lead the design industry.