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Local applicants only please Founded in 2000, KCM Group is a full-service construction management consulting firm comprised of two comprehensive divisions – Construction Project Management and Stormwater Compliance Program Management.  KCM Group is an Owner’s Representative firm, serving the interests of public and private building owners and developers. From large scale land development and vertical construction projects to Class A office renovation and custom estates (commercial in scope), we have the depth of experience to manage a wide...

KCM Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary KCM Group is proud to celebrate our 20th anniversary this month! What began in 2000 as a humble home-based operation founded by Gordon Kovtun, KCM Group has grown into a full-service firm with two divisions and 14 employees. One of the first employees of the company from those days, Senior Project Manager Bridget Black, is still an important part of KCM Group’s leadership team. KCM Group quickly outgrew the home office and...

Two new affordable apartment projects have opened — one in downtown San Diego and one in Otay Mesa.  The Beacon at 1425 C St. in East Village has 43 studio apartments. Pacifica at Playa del Sol, 5215 Calle Dorado has 42 apartments.  Built by the downtown-based Wakeland Housing and Development Corp. in partnership with the San Diego Housing Commission, the $20 million, five-story Beacon will remain affordable for the next 55 years for people with an annual income up to 50 percent of the San Diego area median income.

KCM Group recently completed this gorgeous project in Southern California. At nearly 10,000 square feet, this two-story custom home over a full basement incorporates a large rooftop solar system with battery storage to power the 5-bedroom, 5-bath home. The owner also installed on-site geothermal wells to expel heat generated by the air conditioning system, which eliminates the need for exterior condensing units to eliminate fan exhaust noise in the neighborhood. Its basement and underground parking were...

  Construction Management was recently rated by Glassdoor, an online job resource website, as one of the top jobs in America for 2019, but the profession is much more of a value to a client than overseeing a construction job. Professional construction managers are program or project managers who provide owners and developers with expert representation on their projects. Whether it is new construction or a renovation, and regardless of when the construction manager is brought...

  CONNECT ALL @ the Jacobs Center (CAJC) is the San Diego region’s first diversity focused business accelerator program for diverse and financially disadvantaged founders of San Diego-based, early-stage startups poised for growth and job creation. As part of the new program, KCM Group is leading the renovation project of existing Jacobs Center facilities to serve as the onsite business resource center. CAJC’s main goal is to provide opportunity for diversity and LMI focused entrepreneurship to spur...

  As a result of continued growth, Procopio has expanded its operations in downtown San Diego and Del Mar Heights, California, occupying additional office space to better accommodate its attorneys and staff while ensuring more state-of-the-art client meeting and event space. All told, approximately 62,000 square feet of office space was either added or refurbished in the expansion. This is the latest sign of growth for the full-service business and litigation AmLaw 200 law firm, the...

From trendy brightly-colored shared offices to libraries equipped with digital technology, private and public spaces have evolved over time. Co-working companies like WeWork have prioritized communal spaces and the distribution of light to make offices bright and appealing. In the public sector, cities equip public libraries with spaces for electronics, laptops, Skype stations and 3D-printers to stay relevant. These modern changes influence today’s K-12 educators who seek to keep pace and address how the next...

Environmental compliance expert Erika Horn of KCM Group Construction Management and Consulting in San Diego comments on stormwater pollution prevention. As far as environmental compliance is concerned, it’s up to builders to meet federal, state and local regulations. This is why storm water management is crucial within construction projects through a stormwater pollution prevention plans (SWPPP). “Often there’s a disconnect due to many regulations builders and developers are required to comply with from building materials to environmental...