Preconstruction Services

MAI Construction, Inc. has the resources to get your project off to the running start you need.

At MAI Construction, we know the ultimate conclusion of a construction project is rooted in its inception. Since 1973, MAI Construction has been helping local Bay Area startups and global leaders alike to establish positive beginnings to their projects which can then be sustained and maintained throughout the projects’ life cycle. Our complete suite of preconstruction services leverage relationships with area building departments to facilitate fast turnaround on project permits, and are designed to help streamline even the most ambitious and detailed projects in technology, life science, education, dedicated office space and mixed-use facilities. MAI Construction’s preconstruction team consists of experienced architects, civil and structural engineers, design specialists and specialty contractors, to name just a few, all working toward a single goal: ensuring your project’s final build fits your needs and those of the people you serve, from back-of-the-napkin initial concepts to groundbreaking and beyond.

MAI Construction, Inc. has been successfully managing projects throughout the Bay Area and the West Coast for over 48 years.

MAI Construction’s preconstruction services include, but are not limited to:

Feasibility analysis

Labor and materials availability evaluation

Subcontractor vetting and selection

Site logistics analysis

And more..

Estimation and budget development services

Expedited permitting

Design, engineering and proposed drawings creation and delivery

Construction techniques advice and recommendations

MAI Construction, Inc. delivers intelligent preconstruction solutions to help you get your project off the ground quickly and economically.

MAI Construction is proud to have built excellent working relationships with the majority of our clients and local building departments. This is one of the reasons why MAI Construction has over 85% repeat engagement with our clients. With a resume which includes some of the most rigorous and demanding construction projects in the industry, MAI Construction is one of the premier Bay Area general contractors for preconstruction services in high-end, fast-track and specialty construction. We are proud to work in partnership with our clients to help them take their ideas and needs from initial concept to final commissioning and project close-out. It is the unparalleled service, partnership, communication and project ownership we offer which has earned us a devoted roster of repeat clients.

MAI Construction, Inc. offers preconstruction services to clients across diverse fields, with diverse needs, such as:

Life Sciences

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical research and production
  • Medical facilities
  • Clean-room and laboratory space
  • Surgery centers

High Technology

  • Clean labs
  • Server rooms
  • Employee workspaces

Office Space

  • Break rooms
  • Comfort spaces
  • Cafeterias
  • Reception areas
  • Workspaces
  • Fitness centers


  • Laboratories
  • Faculty offices
  • Gymnasiums
  • Recreational areas
  • Museum exhibit spaces

MAI Construction, Inc. delivers the attention and preconstruction services your project deserves.

At MAI Construction, we know your project is of the utmost important. Our comprehensive understanding of local laws, zoning and permitting requirements and building codes back every project we take on. From the first concept meeting to closing out the project, MAI Construction has the skills, experience, capabilities and knowledge to make sure your project starts on the right track and stays there throughout the project life cycle. We welcome the opportunity to have a dialogue with you about your project’s unique needs and requirements and how MAI Construction can help you achieve building excellence.