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$5 billion in construction projects
in the last 6 years
NEW Los Angeles Area Office
DTR Consulting Services has recently established a new Los Angeles Area Office to better serve our A/E Clients in the Southern California area.
Overseeing this new office is the Firm’s Managing Principal, Thomas Berger, CSI, CDT, SCIP. In addition to running the Sacramento Area Office, he is overseeing the start-up and oversight of this new office. DTR Consulting Services has been working with Architectural Clients in the Los Angeles and San Diego Area for years. This expansion allows DTR to build on our current client base and to expand our Firm to better serve our current and future A/E Clients.
Tom will also be responsible to recruit the best new staff, the area has available. He will be in charge coaching new staff members into the existing DTR Culture and provide training for both experienced and junior members in the DTR approach to serving our clients.
Tom joined our team in 2002, as a Senior Specification Writer/ Quality Control person. He has over 29 years Architectural & Construction experience. He has worked with several national A/E Firms including running a very profitable office in Northern California for his previous employer. Tom has also been a very successful CSI Certification Chair for the Sacramento Chapter, teaching courses in Construction Document Technologist (CDT) with 100% pass rate over the last 3 years. He has also taught courses in "Architectural Studies" including AutoCad.
Please help us Celebrate this new Office Opening…
Updated: April 2012
Dynaflair Corporation - name change to Security Closures
Irwin Telescopic Seating Company - merged into Irwin Seating Co.
Compudyne - changed company name to Norment Security Group, had previously combined Norshield Security Products
Dynamic Lighting - name change to Amerlux Exterior
Alcan Composites USA - name change to 3A Composites USA
Oldcastle Glass is now Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Updated: January 03, 2011
Conferences & Seminars
Green California Summit & Exposition- Sacramento, CA
April 19 - 20, 2011
AIA National Convention - New Orleans
May 12 - 14, 2011
CSI Construct 2011 - Chicago, IL
September 13 - 16, 2011
Cal Green Seminars - California
January thru April 2011
Updated: January 16, 2011
Why Should You Select Us?
Our firm philosophy has always been to provide our clients with unsurpassed technical consulting services through a thorough understanding of our client’s expectations, project needs, deliverable requirements, construction budgets and the building owner’s project requirements.
We strive to offer our services in a manner to instill trust and to allow our clients to be more efficient and profitable. This is a big thing from the core of our beliefs. If our clients can realize a savings, in both labor and expenses, by using our services then we have done our job well. By utilizing our knowledge and experience to bolster our client’s presentations, design constructability and construction bid documents, collectively we can increase your firm‘s value in the eyes of your clients and to limit all parties exposure to potential claims.
Through continual promotion of in-house professional development for all staff, ongoing educational activities and technology advances, we can bring to our clients cutting edge industry advances to our clients, bringing value to the project and protecting our clients from financial losses.
All staff is personally trained by the Founding Principal to understand their role in the Project Team. From the way DTR teams are assembled, trained, educated and scheduled for your projects, you can be assured we can serve you better than anyone else in the industry.
Thomas C Berger, Managing Principal.
What to Look for?
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Our Mission Statement
To provide our clients with unsurpassed technical services through a thorough understanding of our client's expectations, project needs, deliverables, budgets and the owner's project requirements. Offer services in a manner to instill trust and to allow our clients to be more efficient and profitable. Utilize our knowledge and experience to bolster our client's presentations and construction documents to increase their firm's value in the eyes of their clients and to limit all parties exposure to potential claims. Promote in-house professional development for all staff and encourage ongoing educational activities, which support our Mission Statement