About construction executive

As President of Yorke & Curtis, Inc: Erik is responsible for the overall vision and direction for Y&C as well as everyday operations.  As the Principal in charge on a project Erik will work with the pre-construction team by attending attending meetings and will identify the impact of critical decisions on the construction schedule and all matrices.  During construction he will coordinate with the Y&C Team, the architect team, Subs and ownership to assure competitive cost, best schedule and delivery for all project related equipment, supply installations, and construction services.

About: Erik is extremely effective at project leadership and decision execution. He approaches project success by listening to the goals of the owner; fostering a collaborative approach to project efficiencies and obstacles; developing an atmosphere that is both professional and relaxed; respecting the opinions of everyone involved and implementing the best ideas; developing budgets and schedules that are thorough and realistic; and filling in the “holes” when details aren’t yet complete.

Erik started this website to help Construction Executives like him connect on topics that are important to them.

 
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