Design-Build Institute of America

There’s a Better Way to Build.

DBIA members collaborate and innovate to deliver some of America’s most successful projects.

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Design-build is sweeping the nation

25 years 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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New Performance Research

A new CII/Pankow study says design-build is faster, with more reliable performance and less cost and schedule growth.

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2019 Education Schedule

Registration is open for DBIA's exciting new 2019 Design-Build Done Right™ courses.

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DBIA Announces 2018 Project/Team Award Winners

The Design-Build Institute of America is proud to announce its 2018 Design-Build Project/Team Award Winners.

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New Design-Build Research

Long-awaited market research details design-build’s growth in all sectors and regions of the U.S.

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DBIA Project Database

We’re excited to unveil our new design-build project database where Owners and practitioners find the latest design-build projects.

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Design-Build Delivers

Hear from thought leaders and industry experts in DBIA’s new monthly podcast.

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DBIA Members Shape Our Industry

Our members are diverse, but their goals are the same: to deliver the most innovative, cost and time efficient projects in the nation.

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Education & Certification

Design-Build’s “Gold Standard”

Whether in custom-designed courses we bring to your office, workshops, webinars or online training, DBIA’s experts offer the instruction you need to succeed.

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Ongoing Courses & Workshops

December 10, 2018 to December 12, 2018

NEWLY ADDED — Certification Workshop

Washington, DC

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January 15, 2019 to January 17, 2019

Certification Workshop

Roseville, CA

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January 22, 2019

Conceptual Estimating

Spokane, WA

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January 23, 2019 to January 25, 2019

Certification Workshop

Canton, OH

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January 29, 2019 to January 31, 2019

Certification Workshop

Richmond, VA

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February 6, 2019 to February 8, 2019

Certification Workshop

Kansas City, MO

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Design-Build Delivers

Good-bye Dorm Living, Hello Campus Communities

DBIA’s Project of the Year redefines the college living experience.

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Dec 5, 2018
Five Attendee Takeaways from the 2018 Design-Build Conference & Expo
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Nov 19, 2018
2018 Design-Build Distinguished Leadership Award Winners Announced
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Nov 13, 2018
Iowa State University Wins 2018 National Design-Build Student Competition
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DBIA members are a committed group who advocate, educate and collaborate in their regions and chapters. There’s a place for you too.



Design-build is sweeping the nation.

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

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