R. James Oaks
Vice President

James Oaks, (CEM, LEED AP) is the site project manager for a $188M hospital project in North Georgia delivering with Lean Construction Methodology and tracking for LEED Gold Certification. Mr. Oaks has also recently been involved in programming, planning and project delivery for a new, 133-bed skilled nursing facility in Chattanooga, TN, as well as renovation planning for three long-term care facilities in Kansas and Missouri. James recently was the on-site manager for a $270M hospital in Middle TN. The project incorporated an Integrated Project Delivery approach and was completed on time and under budget in 2010. Mr. Oaks has been involved in the management of four greenfield hospital projects from 100 to 286 beds incorporating BIM, ECI, EBD, lean delivery, and LEED concepts. Combined, these projects cover over one million s.f. with budgets over $500M. He also has extensive experience and knowledge of commissioning and management of mechanical and electrical systems and is responsible for leveraging expertise in operations in order to challenge all phases of the project in order to balance the project’s total lifecycle costs of ownership with initial cost.BACK

Email: joaks@lawlerwood.com