Performance Contracting

A Turnkey Solution to Comprehensive Building Modernization

CM3 Building Solutions has been delivering energy and operational savings solutions for more than 20 years.

With a team of performance contracting and construction engineers and specialists, we help public and private entities maximize the functional and financial performance of their facilities. And, we help educational institutions deliver their best educational outcome and satisfy today’s technical requirements with modern building solutions for a safe, comfortable environment.

Operational & Energy Savings

Our Performance Contracting Services provide facilities with an avenue to pursue energy efficiency building updates while also addressing broader facility modernization and capital improvement projects – all funded (in full or in part) through operational and energy savings.

Streamlined Process

Performance Contract projects also provide customers with a complete construction management solution, delivering better accountability and control over every aspect of the project:

  • Guaranteed level of performance
  • Accelerated timeline
  • Single-point accountability
  • Exceptional project control

Modernization Opportunities

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Indoor and Outdoor Lighting
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Security and Life Safety
  • Comfortable Temperature
  • Water Conservation
  • Noise Reduction
  • and much more

Modernization Benefits

  • Infrastructure modernization
  • Energy resiliency (disaster preparedness)
  • Operational cost reduction
  • Carbon footprint reduction
  • Equipment standardization
  • Comfort improvement
  • Safety enhancement
  • Water conservation
  • Noise reduction

Why Work with CM3?

Partnership You Can Count On

Our team is personally invested in your project’s success. The CM3 team assigned to your project has a combined 175 years’ industry experience, with most of that time spent at CM3.

This means you have much more than a project team.

You have project owners – passionate people committed to delivering the highest quality across all project deliverables – timing, product, implementation and service.


CM3 brings local, hands-on experience to your project. With the region’s most highly-tenured project managers, engineers, and energy specialists, we have served the K-12 community for two decades, completing +$400M in infrastructure improvements.


As a local business, we pride ourselves on earning the goodwill of the community which we serve. Each and every project, regardless of its nature, size or location, is our priority, and we deliver the highest quality goods and services to that project.


Our goal is to exceed your expectations, and we continually strive to deliver on that goal with 70% of our customers choosing to conduct additional projects with us and many more providing customer referrals.

Let’s Work Together

We know that pursuing the performance contracting process is much more than maintaining your facilities. It’s about creating a safe and comfortable environment for staff to work, for students to learn, for your community to thrive. We’d love to help you begin that journey. Please reach out.

New to Performance Contracting?

Here’s our overview of performance contracting, its benefits, financials, and how to apply it to your facility.

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