• 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 […]

  • The Use of Drones in Construction

    The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV’s a.k.a drones) is changing the way construction companies do business. The use of camera mounted drones on a construction site can offer a unique view on the project. Construction companies make use of drones to obtain aerial photos of a project, provide real-time progress, identify potentially hazardous or […]