Emmerson Construction, Inc. was formed in 2000 to construct affordable multifamily housing projects for Chelsea Investment Corporation and its affiliates. With a focused attention to providing a complete and detailed construction service, ECI has assembled a team of experienced professionals who share a common goal of providing competitive market pricing, consistent quality, time sensitivity and risk exposure mitigation. These are all necessary components for the security of multifamily lenders and investors.

Finish Tech Corporation and Frontera Construction Corporation also provide construction services for Chelsea Investment Corporation.


General Contractor

ECI is committed to delivering products and services of exceptional quality to all of its clients. Projects typically include community buildings with leasing offices, class and computer rooms, kitchens and common areas for community programs. Each project also contains extensive site features for the enjoyment of residents such as tot lots, garden areas, architectural paving, laundry facilities, shade structures, pools, carports, benches and eating areas and barbeque stations.


The building structures normally consist of reinforced or post-tensioned concrete slabs with Type V wood frame construction; multi colored stucco exteriors, and decorative patio and balcony railings. The buildings exceed Title 24 standard energy efficient standards with features such as dual pane windows with low E glass, lightweight concrete floors, fully insulated roofs and walls, 2x6 framing, and energy efficient appliances. Most projects also include extensive green features including solar panel systems to handle the propertyís common areas such as lighting, laundry rooms and pool requirements.

ECI has also successfully constructed a high density podium style project with structured parking.

Properties Constructed by Emmerson Construction, Inc.

Completed Projects: Year Complete: Units: Value:
Holtville Senior Apartments 2004 80 $ 6,215,752
Imperial Garden Senior Apartments 2004 80 $ 6,443,020
Brawley Elks Senior Apartments 2005 81 $ 6,994,322
Villa Lara Apartments 2003 80 $ 6,525,658
Brawley Family Apartments 2003 81 $ 6,452,208
Calexico Family Apartments 2003 80 $ 5,561,540
Countryside Family Apartments 2005 80 $ 7,155,000
Westmorland Family Apartments 2004 64 $ 6,900,000
Rancho Buena Vista 2005 150 $ 16,200,000
Rancho Del Norte 2005 120 $ 13,706,694
Brawley Garden 2005 81 $ 9,191,326
Heber Wood 2005 81 $ 9,417,954
Fairbanks Ridge 2006 204 $ 29,254,314
Calexico II Family Apartments 2007 80 $ 10,080,426
Hunters Pointe 2007 166 $ 30,389,918
Heber Wood II   2007 72 $ 9,864,435
Calipatria Family Apartments 2008 74 $ 10,318,586
Tierra del Cielo 2009 34 $ 3,913,810
Dawson Avenue Senior 2010 88 $ 17,700,000
Beachwind Court 2009 16 $ 891,747
Lakeside Silver Sage 2010 80 $ 12,794,227
St. Regis Park - Remodel 2010   $ 400,000
Glen Ridge - Solar & Landscape 2010   $ 473,937
Cedar Creek 2010 48 $ 7,332,286
Oakridge - Rehab 2011 41 $ 1,336,266
Verbena 2011 80 $ 13,296,599
DeAnza Hotel - Earthquake Repairs 2011 94 $ 688,402
South Mill Creek Apartments 2011 72 $ 11,463,750
Villa Fortuna 2011 76 $ 9,569,612
Villa de Sol 2011 52 $ 6,094,330
Estrella De Mercado 2012 95 $ 14,485,997
Las Brisas 2012 71 $ 10,375,713
St Regis - Energy Upgrades 2012   $ 412,471
El Quintero 2012 54 $ 5,051,346
Emperor Estates 2012 62 $ 10,559,939
Terramar 2012 21 $ 460,377
Iris 2013   $ 265,560
Vista Terrace 2013 48 $ 3,218,327
Fairbanks Commons 2014 165 $ 21,069,783
Vista Montana 2013 56 $ 8,489,988
Versa 2015 150 $ 17,273,825
Fairbank Square 2015 100 $ 9,710,813
       
In Progress Projects   Units: Value:
Alpha Square 203 $ 27,505,606
Independence Point 33 $ 7,502,630
Mill Creek Courtyards 62 $ 6,671,826
Westminster 155 $ 11,764,608
Villa Primavera 48 $ 8,097,520
Las Palmeras 56 $ 8,719,000
Rancho del Sol 96 $ 11,967,088
       
Construction Management   Units: Value:
City Heights   150 $ 600,000
Landings II   143 $ 100,000
Casa Hermosa Apartments   88 $ 154,270
Construction Management

ECI offers construction management services where there is a different firm acting as general contractor. Under this arrangement, ECI provides owners overall project oversight, budget and schedule review, quality assurance and related services.


Facility Maintenance

ECI provides ongoing facilities maintenance services for all projects operated by Chelsea Investment Corporation and its affiliates. These services consist of scheduled and emergency repairs and common area maintenance.


Management Team

Director: James Schmid
President: Charles Schmid
Chief Financial Officer: Gerri Jones
Project Manager: Janice Patterson
Project Manager: Mike Adkins
Project Manager: Zion Patton
Estimator: Todd Gipson
Superintendent: Bill Holley
Superintendent: Caesar Oliver
Superintendent: Dave Stanley
Superintendent: Eddie Yepez
Superintendent: Ralph Cox
Superintendent: Rick Suarez
Superintendent: Sam Evans
Superintendent: Tony White
Facilities Maintenance: Ken Mead

Gerri Jones
Chief Financial Officer
Emmerson Construction, Inc.

Gerri Jones has worked in homebuilding and land development for over 15 years in the accounting and recording departments of both national and regional homebuilders. She currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Emmerson Construction, Inc. and is responsible for the day-to-day financial management, business plan development, and system upgrades for the company. She holds a Bachelorís Degree in Accounting from Cal State Long Beach, where she graduated with honors. She recently passed her CPA exam.

Janice Patterson
Project Manager
Emmerson Construction, Inc.

Janice Patterson joined Emmerson Construction, Inc. after working in the construction industry over 25 years. As Project Manager, she leads the field and office construction teams and collaborates with the Development Project Managers, Architects, Consultants and City and Government entities. The scope of her responsibilities includes purchasing the offsite and onsite work, implementing the plans and specifications with quality, energy efficient and durable construction products and practices for multiple projects simultaneously. Janice obtains building permits, prepares and maintains budgets and construction schedules for tactical field operations to ensure strategic goals are met.