BCI provides general construction services by taking the owner's plans that have been provided by an engineer. The GC provides pricing based on these plans. Pricing is usually negotiated through a value engineering process to come up with a guaranteed price. Once contract is initiated the contractor handles permitting, all day-to-day activities on site, provides coordination of subs, ordering materials, coordinating with utility companies, coordinating inspections with local inspection department, communicating with the owner and architects weekly (or bi-weekly) depending on size of project.