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The Hereva team is a group of experienced and dedicated individuals who are committed to meeting the challenges of your project.

Chris Jankins Email LinkedIn
Project Director

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Chris has nearly 30 years of experience managing projects in the life science and biotechnology sectors. A respected leader in the Corporate Real Estate industry, he is known for his expertise, attention to detail, positive attitude and creative problem-solving. He is often commended for treating each client and project as his top priority, regardless of size. His consistent excellence in project execution promotes trust and respect among the project team, resulting in many repeat clients who recognize him as a champion for their projects.

Strengths Include:

  • Due diligence
  • MPre-construction and commissioning
  • Contract negotiation and management
  • Construction management
  • BIM and BIM process

Background
Most recently with JCalnan, Chris’s experience in Construction Management dates to early days of his career, when he was a subcontractor. During this time, Chris’s passion for technology led him to start his own computer business on the side, where many of his clients were the general contractors he was subbing for. This technical knowledge, as well as his fundamental expertise in construction, led quickly to career advancement as a Construction Manager for several leading general contracting firms. His experience and in-depth MEP knowledge have been key factors in building an extensive list of successful projects.

In addition to his passion for technology and construction, Chris also has a deep love and respect for the ocean. He is a boat captain, safety swimmer and scuba instructor with over 1,500 dives under his belt. Chris consistently commits unequivocally to all pursuits.

Project Director
With a lifetime of experience in construction, Chris’s value is in his hands on technical knowledge and knack for deciphering a project scope from the earliest stages of development. His passion for technology and zeal to be on the cutting edge of innovation poises him to bring expertise in quality control and technical guidance to the project managers at Hereva. With many client relationships that have spanned over two decades, Chris will also contribute to business development for Hereva.

Education
University of New Hampshire, Construction Management concentration
Wentworth Institute of Technology, Construction Management
In-depth software knowledge: Navisworks, MS Access, MS Project, MS Office Professional Suite, Bluebeam and other OSTO applications, Visual Basic, AutoCAD, Revit

Project Experience
Chris’s impressive career has focused primarily on life science & technology construction projects. Through his in-depth technical knowledge and hands-on experience, as well as dedication to his clients and their projects, Chris has amassed an extensive client list.

Metropolitan Storage 134 Massachusetts Avenue
MIT 233 Massachusetts Avenue
Forest City
Sermo
Whitehead Institute
Millennium Pharmaceuticals
Cereon Genomics
Novartis
640 Memorial Drive Animal Care Facility
45 Sidney Street Animal Care Facility
Alkermes
Amgen
675 West Kendall Street
Boston Biomedical Research Institute
The Broad Institute
Takeda Oncology
320 Bent Street
270 Albany Street
GlaxoSmithKline
Novartis
MIT
MIT Real Estate
MIT Investment Management Company
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals
Foundation Medicine
Mass General Hospital
Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
3m
Millennium Partners
Momenta
Repligen
ThermoKing
Biogen
Quest diagnostics
Bioverativ
Agilent technologies
Alexion Pharmaceuticals
Invicro
SANOFI GENZYME
SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS
Biomed realty
Alexandria Real estate trust
Boehringer Ingelheim
Wyeth
Digital Equipment Corp
ASTRAZENECA
Shire
Cubist
Charles River Laboratories
Agios Pharmaceuticals
Ariad Pharmaceuticals
AVEO Oncology
Eleven Biotherapeutics
Fog Pharmaceuticals
Idera Pharmaceuticals
Infinity Pharmaceuticals
Merrimack Pharmaceuticals