Benchmark Contractors occasionally contracts with open-shop subcontractors, which can provide cost savings for some of its projects. The company works on multifamily residential projects. It is skilled in steel, concrete and wood-frame structures. Benchmark s project experience consists of multifamily residential, mixed-use and transit-oriented developments, student housing and campus facilities and senior and assisted-living facilities. The company is a subsidiary of Morley Builders. Morley Construction Company is the other subsidiary that Morley Builders uses to contract its services. Through Morley Construction Company, Morley specializes in Type I and Type II projects that are built primarily from reinforced concrete and steel. Located in Santa Monica, Calif., Benchmark Contractors was formed in 1984.