Jim Borders is an exterior enclosure and façade expert with over 25 years specializing in the curtain wall and glazing industry. He successfully managed and led teams on over $250 million and 2.8 million square feet of façade construction, a majority of which was completed while working at Harmon, Inc, a leader in the curtain wall industry.
Jim has experience working on numerous types of buildings across the U.S. including commercial, hospitals, research, stadiums, airports, hotels, residential, education, and governmental projects using typical curtain wall systems, cable suspended glazing systems, and custom fabricated glazing systems. He served as project executive managing many of these projects and as general manager of curtain wall companies executing this work.
Jim has experience in contract management and negotiations, estimating, schedule development and analysis, design development, QAQC development and cost tracking and analysis, curtain wall performance mockups, design and incorporation of fire safing systems into curtain walls and system failure analysis. He has a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from California Polytechnic State University.