• Pulling Back the Curtain

    When you think of folks that get “face time” with our clients, it is typically the President, Business Development or Marketing Director, Project Managers and Superintendents. These folks are on the front lines of projects from closing the deal to carrying the project through to close out. Many times these individuals are also the face […]

  • There is No “I” in TEAM

    “To not work alone, but rather, together with others in order to achieve a goal” You have heard the old adage “There’s no ‘I’ in TEAM” from coaches, teachers and parents for years. Maybe you even have a poster on your wall with these very wise words and an inspirational picture of a skydiving team […]

  • Flexibility to Avoid Failing

    Engineers know that if a building is designed in a rigid manner it will fail under the pressure exerted by trying and changing events. I feel the same is true of companies. Have you witnessed the rise and fall of companies or organizations that get so entrenched and inflexible that they will not or cannot […]

  • Construction Toolbox: How Our Process Promotes Progress

    There are processes for everything. “Google it” is a standard household saying. If you don’t know how to do something, Google will…guaranteed. How to change the oil in your car, how to cook a gourmet meal, how to remodel a bathroom. The list goes on and on. There is one process however that you won’t […]

  • This Isn’t Your Grandma’s Swimming Pool

    Residential projects are not the bread and butter of Chris-Tel Construction. However when your client wants a two-story, outdoor entertainment area, to include a suspended lap pool, you make it work! Our firm has was chosen to provide construction management services for a very unique project on Gasparilla Island in Boca Grande, Florida. It began […]