Higher Education Construction Projects

Education Industry Construction – Project Managers

When planning a higher education construction project, you need the best. Streamline your efforts by partnering with a well-respected general contractor with a solid reputation and almost 100 years in the business.

We believe that commitment, hard work, and integrity deliver successful projects. These values are what sets us apart in construction management, pre-construction, general contracting, and design-build services. When you
need construction services for a college or university in the Carolinas, turn to JMT to handle every stage of building.

General Contractor Services for Higher Education

Let JMT handle every aspect of general contracting for your project. Our decades of experience have resulted in unique relationships with reputable, experienced subcontractors in the region. These relationships are the core of our construction services that include, but are not limited to:

– On-site staffing

Subcontractor management

– Change order management

– Quality assurance and control

– Cost and schedule control

– Safety management

– Project delivery

Construction Management for Colleges and Universities

At JMT, we take a proactive approach to higher education construction management. The earlier we are involved in a project, the better the results will be. During early planning stages, we partner our pre-construction teams with architects, designers, and a team of expert consultants to oversee building planning and manage pre-construction logistics. Throughout the building process, we focus on effective communication between stakeholders to ensure the process is a success.

Our construction management services include:

Subcontractor management and coordination

– Schedule and cost coordination

– MWBE/HUB tracking and management

– Progress reporting

Design-Build Services for Higher Education

Our design-build delivery method adds customer value through personalization, efficiency, and superior results from conception to completion. We involve you in every step of design-build construction planning for your college or university and streamline the process for you. By managing all engineers, architects, and consultants under a single contract, JMT ensures quality and efficiency. Our comprehensive contract includes these five stages:


– Constructability and design finalization

– Building site preparation

– Construction

– Post-construction

Higher Education Pre-Construction Services

At JMT, we build a foundation of trust with our clients in the early planning stages. We believe a proactive approach ensures greater control over your project’s budget and timeline. Our pre-construction services for colleges and universities include:

– Schedule development

– Logistics planning

– Cost estimating

– Value engineering and constructability analysis

– MWBE/HUB inclusion

University and College Renovations and Additions

For your university’s next project, JMT is the experienced commercial renovation company you need. We have the expertise to handle your organization’s large-scale renovations and additions. Consider JMT for services such as:

– Expansions

– Building additions

– Fit-outs

– New ground up buildings

– Renovations

Count on JMT as Your Higher Education General Contractor

Our experience and history span generations of Thompson family members dedicated to their craft. Learn more about our services or contact our staff for an estimate today.