Artwork by Eddy Rojas Related Links: Imagining Construction's Future “I’m Frank, your project manager. Welcome to our design center,” Frank Gomez said as he shook Ali Haddad’s hand warmly. A charismatic man in his 40s, Frank was a founder of the engineering firm in charge of the design, construction and operation of Amadeus Towers, the future home of Sapientia Financial.As CEO of Sapientia, I had partaken of these design meetings for the last three months, but Ali was new at the table. A rising star with a creative and inquisitive mind, his perspective would only improve our design plans.“Of course
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.