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DBIA members are shaping the future, one successful collaboration at a time.

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Collaboration-Driven Success

Design-build is sweeping the nation

Not so long ago, design-build was considered radical. Now it's the most popular and fastest growing project delivery method — and will deliver nearly half of America’s construction projects.

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2024 Water/Wastewater and Transportation/Aviation Conferences

Join us April 15-17 (Water/Wastewater) and April 17-19 (Transportation/Aviation) in Cincinnati, OH. Register now!

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New DBIA Podcast: Celebrating DBIA's 2023 Design-Build Winning Teams, Projects and People

In this supersized episode, DBIA celebrates the award winners from the recent 2023 Design-Build Conference and Expo.

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Register for December 6 Design-Build Delivers Webinar

Join our latest webinar for insights and lessons-learned from two highly successful awarding-winning Progressive Design-Build projects.

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Download DBIA’s Updated Design-Build Data Sourcebook

This comprehensive guide highlights key metrics that demonstrate the benefits of design-build and links to new resources.

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2023 National Design-Build Award Winners Announced

These incredible design-build projects stood out among the many submissions we received to earn these prestigious recognitions. Learn more.

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New FMI Report Forecasts Continued Design-Build Growth

Market research projects continued design-build growth over the next 3 years, despite industry challenges and market volatility.

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Our members are diverse, but their goals are the same: to deliver the most innovative, cost and time efficient projects in the nation. Join DBIA and realize collaboration-driven success every time, for a lifetime.

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Find Qualified Design-Build Partners

DBIA Industry Match

It takes great teams to deliver true design-build collaboration. DBIA is committed to help connect Owners and industry looking for qualified team members. Our one-of-a-kind Industry Match tool allows users to search an online directory of qualified design-build firms by region, market, specialties, MWDBE, project type and more. Making the connections that build successful teams is easy and it starts here.

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Education & Certification

Excellence. It’s Built In.

Now more than ever, America needs qualified design-builders. Whether in custom-designed courses we create for you, workshops, webinars or online training, DBIA’s experts will help chart your path to success. With hundreds of education programs to choose from, it’s easy to find a Design-Build Done Right® course that fits your needs.

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IQ Magazine 2023 Issue 2

Design-Build Done Right® Best Practices Get an Update

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Dec 6, 2023
DBIA's New Collaborative Delivery Leadership Academy Launches in Early 2024
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Dec 1, 2023
R&D Tax Credits Can Add Value to VDC Efforts on Design-Build Projects
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Nov 28, 2023
A Word with DBIA-WPR's Brandon Dekker About CA SB 706, Expanding PDB
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Your Chance to Make a Difference

Together, we can build the bridges between today and tomorrow. By pushing the boundaries of project design and construction, providing advocacy and support to further the cause, and attracting professionals like you to harness change, we inspire innovative design-build thinking and create long-lasting industry impact.



Design-build is sweeping the nation.

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Industry Match

Use our online directory to find design-build firms and build successful teams.

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14 DBIA regions provide local and regional support for our members.

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The Hub

Got a question about design-build? Your answer is just a mouse-click away by joining DBIA’s online industry and owner community.

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