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Sanford C Loy CCM BArch MSCE


Bachelor of Architecture, with Honors –Univ of Tenn. Knoxville, 1976

Master of Science in Civil Engineering –Univ of Tenn. Knoxville, 1982


Certified Construction Manager #1432

TN License General Contractor #27768-Unlimited-Reciprocated in most states


2009-Pres      Construction Strategies, Knoxville, TN

                          Founder and President

1988-Pres       Construction Plus Inc., Knoxville, TN,

                          Founder and President

1986-1988      Belz Enterprises, Memphis, TN,

                          Dir of New Const. and Dev.

1985-1986      Christman Construction, Memphis, TN,

                          Project Manager

1984-1985      American Institute of Steel Construction, Regional Engineer

1976-1984       TN Valley Authority, Knoxville, TN,

                          Director of Engineering Serv.

Memberships and Associations

Construction Management Association of America

American Society of Civil Engineers

American Institute of Architects


¤   Author, School cost investigated (multi​-week series), Knoxville Focus

¤   2010 National Blue Ribbon Award from US COC for Business excellence

¤   Author, Mold: the Insidious Invader, published in Knoxville News Sentinel

¤   2005 Pinnacle Award for Business Excellence

¤   1998 EXCEL Award for 25 fastest growing companies in East Tennessee

¤   1996 Enterpriser Award from Knoxville Area Chamber Partnership

¤   Lecturer at Pellissippi State Community College; Land Use and Development

¤   Lecturer for the AISC, Steel Design Current Practice Lecture Series at numerous college and university sites throughout the Southeast

¤   Lecturer for Tennessee Association of Building

Inspectors; Steel Framing Inspection Techniques

Expert witness experience summaries

¤ Provided expert analysis and testimony of wrongful termination of subcontractor by general contractor. AIA Standard Contract dispute over undisclosed language used to terminate.

¤ Provided expert analysis, reporting and testimony in dispute over responsibility for settlement issues of large commercial project.

¤ Provided expert inspections and reporting of code violations in public stairway including dimensional violations creating fall hazard.

¤ Provided expert inspections and reporting of code violations in public housing project including corrective measures and cost estimates for claims by owner against builder.

¤ Provided expert inspections, reporting and testimony of construction inadequacies including corrective measures and cost estimates for claims by owner against designers.

¤ Provided expert inspections and testimony including cost estimates for completion of projects abandoned by a defaulting contractor

¤ Provided expert analysis and testimony including cost estimates for corrective work as determined by third party engineering firm for claim by owners.

¤ Provided expert report and testimony in litigation against a defaulting general contractor.

¤ Provided expert testimony in performance bond default/claim/arbitration involving dispute between subcontractors.

¤ Provided expert analysis and testimony for defendant in job site access dispute where construction delays were claimed including damages to stored pre-engineered metal building components.

Continuing Education

Below is a representative list showing a cross-section of the courses and seminars pertinent to my technical, business and consulting skills.

  •  Missile design for concrete slabs and walls,
  •  CPM scheduling for engineering and construction,
  •  Marketing construction services,
  •  Design of structural bolted connections, AISC,
  •  Professional Practice Lecture Series on AISC design,
  •  ACI Slab design specification review,
  •  Design of welded connections, AISC,
  •  Earthquake design of concrete structures, UTK Series,
  •  Risk management for construction projects, ASCE,
  •  Estimating for commercial construction projects,
  •  Construction Management Methodology, CMAA,
  •  CM Professional Practice Standards, CMAA,
  •  Bonding construction projects in the 21 Century,
  •  The Construction Manager Cost Accounting System,
  •  Business law for construction,
  •  Motivating today’s professional workforce
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