Harvard University-Allston Development Group Cost Estimating and Scheduling Services

Client: Harvard University
Location: Cambridge, MA
Services: Scheduling and Cost Estimating
Completion Date: Ongoing

Project Details:
The Allston Development Group is completing a comprehensive Master Plan establishing the development framework that will guide the expansion of Harvard from its Cambridge environs across the Charles River to Allston, MA over the next 50 years. Phase I of the $1B + Master Plan involves the first 20 years of development and at present includes: a science center, cultural facilities, a graduate school of education, a school of public health, graduate and undergraduate student housing, athletic facilities, roadways, traffic improvements, underground parking, utility infrastructure and related ancillary facilities.

Keville Enterprises was selected to provide on-call cost estimating services to assist the Allston Development Group in the management and execution of this comprehensive expansion program. To date, we have provided estimating services in connection with the concept estimates for nine enabling projects valued at approximately $48M:

• Sears slab prep for parking
• Sears slab demolition
• demolition of NEDL building
• partial demolition of 90 Seattle
• demolition of Volkswagen dealership
• demolition of Comcast building
• Hague Street realignment
• Sears ramp
• HBS chillers connection