Veteran-Led Strategic Construction Solutions


Our mission is to actively engage and support our clients in the execution of their capital programs. Overwatch CM provides proven expertise in the disciplines of Project Management, CPM Scheduling, Cost Estimating, and Quality Assurance. Let’s discuss how we can team for your next effort.


Overwatch was founded by industry veterans to support the construction missions of Federal, State, and Local public agencies. Our experience includes building and infrastructure projects nationwide for the Department of Defense, Department of Veterans Affairs, and the U.S. General Services Administration.




Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)

Disabled-Veteran Business Enterprise (CA #2017916)

NAICS: 236220, 541330


Project Management

Owner’s representative and construction project management services at any stage of planning, design, and construction.

Scheduling & Claims

CPM Schedule development and analyses, phasing plans, pull-planning, EVM, dispute resolution, and litigation support.

Risk Management

Project risk identification and mitigation, Monte Carlo simulation, and inefficiency studies.

Cost Estimating

Budget development, cost modeling, detailed estimates, market analysis, and change order review and negotiation.

Quality Assurance

Design and construction quality management including constructability analysis and on-site QA/QC.



Overwatch Construction Management is led by Chris Vander Velde, PSP. He is supported by a team with decades of experience in governmental construction management projects. 

Chris Vander Velde, PSP

Chris is an experienced leader. As the President of Overwatch, he oversees operations and staff, and determines the strategic focus of the firm. Chris is a Planning & Scheduling Professional (PSP) with more than 10 years of industry experience.

From 2006 to 2010, Chris served as a Non-Commissioned Officer and Team Leader in the U.S. Army’s 75th Ranger Regiment. He helped plan, lead, and execute missions in support of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Chris later served as an infantry squad leader in the California Army National Guard. He is a graduate of the U.S. Army Ranger School and Jumpmaster School.


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1421 N Wanda Rd. #120-V16 Orange CA 92867

Overwatch CM is a certified SDVOSB and California DVBE.