Our Proven Process

The LS Black Difference

Over the past forty years, every challenge we have overcome has helped us improve our process. Our passion comes from our commitment to innovate, collaborate, and push the envelope to provide our clients and partners with a different kind of service—one that goes above and beyond when it comes to planning, organization, and expertise. We are confident that our proven process will make a difference in your construction journey—saving you time and money, while providing customized solutions to best meet the needs of your unique project.

AGGRESSIVE PROJECT PLANNING

Listen & Learn to understand our client, their business, and the overall goals of the project 

Customize Team Selection to offer the right experience, skills and capabilities that are the best fit for the project

Set Clear Expectations of all parties involved

Encourage Communication at all levels to leverage the expertise of the entire team

Identify Project-Specific Risks & Opportunities prior to project award for immediate collaboration and idea generation

TEAM INTEGRATION

Involve Key Project Stakeholders early and often creating a seamless flow of communication 

Treat Mistakes with Curiosity and share responsibility for the outcomes

Advocate for the Team by advising on cost, schedule, constructability, and sustainability throughout the project offering best value solutions

Engage Subcontractors Early to effectively leverage their expertise and help maximize their success

LEAD, EXCEED + MANAGE

Leverage Relationships to promote streamlined permitting and procurement processes

Be Creative and utilize innovative techniques and new technologies

Establish Clear Lines of Communication to resolve challenges before they become issues 

Set an Example through flexibility and adaptability and always maintain a positive mindset

Out Think, Out Work, Out Perform by making client-centric decisions and driving solutions that get results

BUILD

Create a Strategic Workflow to maximize time, efficiencies and costs to all involved

Be Inclusive to ensure a shared understanding of project goals and progress

Seek Opportunities to increase productivity, safety, and quality at all times, while reducing waste and minimizing change orders 

Celebrate Diversity by utilizing the talent, skills and experience of the entire team

Recognize Accomplishments and Have Fun, no matter how big or small

Own It, even after the project is complete we will be responsive and help you in anyway we can