What is the difference between a Construction Manager and a General Contractor?
Just wondering the differences between the occupations of a construction manager and a general contractor, if there are any.
Asked By: John Maret - 9/6/2009
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I believe that a construction manager often is a general contractor but not vice versa... More
Answered By: breasia - 9/6/2009
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A company hires a contractor or main contractor (main con) to take over the construction of the entire project. The main con's work is general. Where there is work that the main con is not able to do, he will hire specialists to do it and these will contract with him. When awarding the project, it will be awarded... More
Answered By: Peter P - 9/6/2009
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