Are you a project owner with a question on design-build? Contact us via the DBIA Owner Hotline .
Owners decide what is built, when and how. Owners with vision recognize that successful design-build requires a higher level of learning and an improved set of skills.
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy of the U.S. Department of Energy’s publication, The Design-Build Process for the Research Facility, includes their “Top Ten ‘Must Haves’ for a Successful Design-Build Project” on page 54. The #1 item? “Use DBIA’s best practices.”
An article from CCIM Institute, Design-Build Decisions: Understand a company’s structure and philosophy before selecting a builder.
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Reinforce your learning with supplemental reading through the online DBIA bookstore .