Design-Build Institute of America

There’s a Better Way to Build.

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

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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Website Maintenance Next Week

The dbia.org registration system will be offline Aug. 19-21 as we work to make your online user experience even easier. Questions? Email us.

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Registration is Open for the 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo

Take advantage of the early bird rate for the our annual conference in Las Vegas, November 6–8. Register today!

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2019 Design-Build Award Winners Announced

Each of these Merit Award winners will now go on to compete for a National Award of Excellence and Project of the Year.

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DBIA Owner Members Now Have Their Own Community

Our new online collaboration and networking site lets you connect with other Owners. Complete your profile and join the conversation today.

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New Progressive Education

Sign-up for the nation’s only Progressive Design-Build Done Right™ coursework today!

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New Design-Build Data Sourcebook

The Design-Build Institute of America has compiled the nation’s most recent design-build research into one easy to use (and share) resource

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Inspire your project. Inspire your future.

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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Education & Certification

Excellence. It’s Built In.

Whether in custom-designed courses we bring to your office, workshops, webinars or online training, DBIA’s experts help chart your path to success.

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Ongoing Courses & Workshops

August 20, 2019 to August 22, 2019

SOLD OUT - Certification Workshop

Sacramento, CA

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August 23, 2019

SOLD OUT - Design Management Fundamentals

Anaheim, CA

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September 10, 2019 to September 12, 2019

Certification Workshop

Virginia Beach, VA

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September 12, 2019

Developing an Acquisition Strategy in Design-Build

Honolulu, HI

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September 12, 2019 to

Progressive Design-Build Done Right

Denver, CO

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September 16, 2019

Developing an Acquisition Strategy in Design-Build

San Antonio, TX

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IQ Magazine 2019 Issue 2

Getting Schooled in Design-Build

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Jul 26, 2019
2019 Design-Build Award Winners Announced
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Jul 22, 2019
P3s Could Soon Debut in Arkansas
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Jul 17, 2019
Precast Concrete Meets Today's Student Housing Demands
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Inspire Innovation

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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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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