The ABC Construction Management Competition provides competing teams an opportunity to experience an actual project that exhibits unique
characteristics and issues. Participating teams will assemble a general contracting firm that will represent their school and ABC Student Chapter in the competition. Each participating team will receive electronic access to a set of documents in advance of the competition on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019
. Competing teams will be limited to four (4) competitors each and one (1) designated alternate.
The 2019 competition will focus on the selection of a general contractor for a project based on price and technical proposal. The selection will be facilitated in three Steps.
– Price and Technical Proposal will consist of pre- competition work that provides the team’s estimated project cost and demonstrates their overall experience and capability in constructing the project.
– Competition Day will consist of spontaneous exercise led by the Competition Committee.
– Interviews will consist of face-to-face discussions between the team’s leadership and the
Step Three will be limited to “short list” of teams selected by the Competition Committee based on their performance in Step One and Step Two. The Step Three scores will be added to the Step One and Step Two scores to determine the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Overall Awards. Recognition will be also given to the top three (3) teams in each of the categories of Estimating, Project Management, Quality Control and Safety.
Teams must be registered to compete by Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019
. The competition RFP will be distributed to all competing teams on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019
Each team member and alternate must be an active undergraduate member of the chapter and actively enrolled in their college or university at the time of the Construction Management Competition. Only one team per college or university may compete in the competition.
All teams must be a member of the ABC National Student Chapter Network and in good standing. If you are not a member of the student chapter network and would like to join, please contact Haley Moyers at firstname.lastname@example.org
or at (202) 595-1974.
Under no circumstances are teams to contact directly or indirectly the project owner, general contractor, designers, subcontractors, suppliers or any other entity referenced in the project documents or in any way affiliated with the actual project. Teams found in violation of this requirement will be subject to disqualification.
2018 Construction Management Competition Committee
On behalf of ABC and the construction management competition, we would like thank the committee for giving their time and talent toward making this year's competition so successful.
Tommy MacCabe, CMC Co-chair
Hensel Phelps Construction Co.
David Brooke, CMC Co-chair
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Construction Management Competition Committee, please contact Haley Moyers at email@example.com
or (202) 595-1974.