What we can do for you:

 

Baer & Associates are the expert Construction Cost Consultants.  With a core competency in Cost Estimating, we have been able to evolve our service offerings into a variety of different fields where an understanding of cost is critical.  We are an organization that prides ourselves on providing a credible end-product that our customers can use to make decisions.  The diversity of experience amongst our employee base serves as a differentiator for us and enables Baer & Associates to tackle the most complex projects.

With Baer & Associates, our clients can expect:    

  • Effective, Marketable Partnerships - our experience and credibility on multiple projects across different markets coupled wtih our long-term relationships with key governmental personnel and agencies is often a selling point in promoting team qualifications.
  • Credibility - our proven track record establishing budgets and providing accurate bid-day projections provide owners and designers peace-of-mind. Our estimates and reports have been accepted by key decision makers as the most reliable in the industry. We have a proven track record of accurate bid-day projections.
  • Team Collaboration - our methodology is based on open communication and flexible approaches to estimating and reporting. Baer & Associates has a keen awareness of required scope and cost by project type. Based on experience we know the right questions to ask.
  • Objectivity - Our loyalty to our clients is paramount, but we realize that no project is properly served when estimating to a budget. Baer & Associates is committed to providing objective and accurate quantitative reports and cost data.
  • Clear Reporting - Our reports are designed with the end users in mind and offer a clear narrative of project scope along with quantified costs. Our philosophy is that cost estimates and reports should be easily read and understood, regardless the reader's construction experience.
  • Time Proven Methodology - Our quantity take-off methods are tailored to each project and we work equally and effectively with printed documents measured by hand, digital documents measured on-screen, BIM models, site measurements when no drawings are available, and narratives when initial concepts are being developed. Pricing strategy is based on our proprietary database which is continuously refined, adjusted, and tailored specifically for geographical area, time and duration of construction, market trends, project delivery method and other nuances, on a per-project basis.

Featured Projects

 
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    Upstate New York State Casino

    Baer & Associates, LLC is honored to participate in the planning and design-team building process for this exciting project.  The Grand Hudson Hotel & Casino proposal was one of seventeen bids submitted for consideration in the high-stakes competition to win a casino license in Upstate New York. The location in New Windsor New York is envisioned to link Orange County and the Catskills region of New York State to its previous era of economic success.

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    Buffalo Canalside (South Aud Block Redevelopment)

    The Buffalo Waterfront was once a bustling industrial port that marked the Western terminus of the Erie Canal and served as a major gateway to the west. "Canal Side" will reestablish the City's relationship with the waterfront. The new harbor at the foot of Main Street positions the First Niagara Center as a waterfront site, the new Commercial Slip celebrates the history of the Erie Canal, and the Prime Slip brings water into the center of the development.

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    Binghamton University

    The East Housing Complex includes 3,000 beds of student housing in eight residence halls, support and a collegiate center.  Project goals include promoting student interaction, supporting and maintaining the living / learning environment, maximizing space utilization through flexible multi-functional design, and designing sustainable facilities that meet LEED Certification standards.

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    Alfred State College

    The approximately 60,000 square foot building houses a mixed program of campus club and student government offices, public gathering spaces, food services, a climbing wall, a radio station and a "dirty space" for students to engage in engineering projects. The facility incorporates many sustainable design features including a geothermal heating system, energy recovery wheels for HVAC, sunshade louvers, rainwater harvesting, a green roof and water efficient plumbing fixtures. 

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    State University of New York College at Fredonia Science Complex Phase 1

    Phase 1, construction of an impressive three-story building of 92,000 square feet designed by Mitchell / Giurgola Architects LLP, was planned to enhance math and science learning. It houses the biology and chemistry/biochemistry departments, in addition to the environmental science and science education programs.

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    State University of New York College at Fredonia Science Complex Phase 2

    Phase 2, renovation of Houghton Hall, will commence upon completion of the new building and eventually house the departments of physics, geosciences, mathematics and computer and information sciences - thereby creating a Fredonia Science Complex dedicated to all of the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) disciplines.  Previously spread over 4 different buildings, all sciences will now be under one roof.

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