Services

Overview of Services

PPM Group provides services to public agencies and private clients including Federal Government, Caltrans, Transportation Authorities, Education Institutions, Counties, Cities, Airports, Seaports, and Private Developments. PPM Group focuses on freeways, highways, rail, transit, ports, bridges, structures, public works, buildings, facilities, hospitality and utilities.

Established in 1987, the company was built on a solid foundation of successful construction projects to hundreds of satisfied clients. We have provided project management, design and construction of development, civil, and infrastructure projects, as well as development assistance and support involving commercial, residential, streets, roads, utilities, drainage, structures, and various infrastructure related projects.

  • Project Management
  • Owner’s Representative
  • Project oversight and coordination: planning, environmental, final design and construction
  • Cost & Schedule Management
  • Project Delivery Consulting
  • Manage state, federal, regional and local funding programs
  • Scoping and prioritization of projects
  • Project controls
  • Model Contract Documents
  • Project Reviews & Audits
  • Full Construction Management
  • Project Management
  • Resident Engineering
  • Inspection Support
  • Office Engineering/Document Control
  • Administrative Support
  • Utility Coordination
  • Bid, Advertisement and Award
  • Project Closeout
  • Constructability Reviews
  • Claims Resolution
  • CPM Scheduling
  • Public Relations/Community Outreach
  • Permit Inspection
  • Training
  • Inspection/Construction Administration Manual Development
  • Inspection and oversight of construction to ensure procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications
  • Contractor’s activity inspection and documentation
  • Inspector’s daily report preparation
  • Examination of quality of installations for conformity to standards and specifications
  • Interpret drawings and specifications and discuss deviations
  • Neat, accurate and complete records maintenance
  • Active participation in project meetings
  • Contractor’s schedule monitoring
  • Paint/coating inspection
  • Field testing of soils, concrete and asphalt, and materials sampling
  • Assistance with change order review and completion
  • Monitoring and documentation of materials delivered and incorporated into the work
  • Specialty Inspections
  • Assistance in semi-final/final inspections
  • Punch list preparation and completion monitoring
  • Assistance with smooth and timely project close-out
  • Cost Control
  • Schedule Control
  • Document Control
  • Contract Administration
  • Earned Value Management
  • Value Engineering
  • Administrative
  • Building Officials and Plan Checkers
  • City Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Resident Engineers
  • Construction Managers
  • Construction Inspectors
  • Claims Management
  • Claims Avoidance
  • Claims Analysis
  • Claims Identification
  • Construction Means and Methods
  • Risk Evaluation and Quantification
  • Unforeseen and Differing Site Conditions
  • Damage Assessments
  • Change Order Impacts
  • Schedule Delay Analysis
  • Time Impact Analysis
  • Construction Defect Evaluation
  • Productivity Impact Evaluations
  • Claims Mitigation & Avoidance
  • Claim Preparation & Presentation
  • Construction Mediation, Litigation & Arbitration Support
  • Risk Identifications
  • Risk Analysis and Review
  • Risk Management
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis
  • Roles and responsibilities of project stakeholders
  • Establish Quality Policy
  • Establish Quality Objectives
  • Perform shop and/or drawing plan reviews
  • Lines of communication and limits of authority
  • Performance of routine QC Inspection Services
  • Performance of routine QC testing
  • Preparatory, intermediate, and follow-up inspection guidelines
  • Provide Necessary Resources to meet Project Requirements
  • Project materials pre-approval and tracking procedures
  • Perform Non-Conforming, Deficiency and non-compliance reporting
  • Continually Improve the work process and deliverables
  • Research and interpret laws, codes, and regulations affecting prevailing wage rates
  • Precords request
  • Labor Code 1720-1815 and applicable CCRs Title 8
  • Review & Analyze Certified Payroll Reports
  • Prepare Restitution Cases
  • Field Audits / Employee Interviews
  • Conduct In-house Training
  • Apprenticeship Tracking
  • Maintain Labor Compliance File
  • Site Selection
  • Entitlements
  • Agency Negotiations and Representation
  • Development Agreements
  • Funding Coordination
  • Design Development
  • Construction Bidding
  • Construction Administration
  • CPM Scheduling
  • Contract Administration
  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Document Control
  • Labor Compliance
  • Claims Avoidance