From start to finish, we are heavily involved with each project we build and every client we work with.

The majority of Wellman & Zuck’s projects have been negotiated contracts. We have found that a direct and open approach works best to build and sustain trust between all parties. Our team will be honest with our needs to operated in a manner that supports our people and growth, and work in the best interest of the project.


  • Early Site Utilization Design Cost Feasibility 
  • Realistic Early Contractor Cost Estimates allowing clients to make informed design direction and scoping decisions, minimizing rounds of VE at later stages
  • Early Risk management strategies, cost analysis & input
  • Early WZ involvement drive down costs, provide certainty in market pricing, and substantially reduce change orders during construction
  • Conceptual Design input on high level, early stage design decisions
  • Cost estimates and analysis of changes between design stages

Typical Deliverables:

  • Cost Estimates
  • Design Option Analysis & Memo’s
  • Site Civil evaluation for complex and challenging locations
  • Constructability analysis
  • Value Engineering Logs
  • Transparent Bidding process
  • BIM
    • Clash Detection
    • MEP Design & Coordination
    • Structural


During construction, Chris and his team will focus on “Solutions First” problem solving to handle the unknown, unforseeable and oversights that inevitably occur within every human led construction project. We can also strategize about potential contingency allocations and how to use those allocations during construction to accomplish the team’s goals.

Construction Types:

  • Mixed Use Multi-Family
  • Affordable Housing
  • Student Housing
  • Market Rate Housing
  • Commercial
  • Resturants
  • Office
  • Hospitality
  • Medical
  • Heavy Civil

Logistical Expertise

  • San Juan Islands
  • Remote Wilderness Lodges
  • Urban & Constricted Site Projects

Bottom line. We will be open, honest, and solutions focused. From our first day on the team to our last.

Why you should choose us


years as a PNW contractor

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projects in the PNW

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affordable housing projects

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lite industrial & commercial projects

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