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  • Elevate your expertise and network with industry leaders in the federal design-build space at this premier event! Get focused education for federal challenges with tailored sessions in two tracks that cover everything from procuring design-build services to execution in the federal sector. Get inspired with Opening Keynote speaker Kim Becking, a change and leadership expert and best-selling author, with “Conquering Change, Challenges and Uncertainty." Don’t wait! Reserve your spot and take advantage of discounted hotel rates before they end July 25. View the full online program. Link in bio.
  • Design-build has been pivotal in building and reconstruction efforts across the nation, swiftly delivering thousands of critical infrastructure projects and has proven instrumental to rapid community recovery after natural disasters. Join us for this webinar, Wednesday, July 31, as we discuss notable design-build emergency projects and explore how design-build not only accelerates project delivery but also ensures resilience and cost-effectiveness in the face of adversity. Additionally, discover how DBIA's advocacy efforts continue to impact the legislative landscape by supporting and championing effective integrated delivery laws and regulations with local and state lawmakers. Attendees can earn 1.0 Continuing Education Hour (CEH), and registration is FREE for DBIA members and only $25 for non-members. Link in bio.
  • The #construction industry added 27,000 jobs in June, a big jump from the average of 20k per month over the last year. The latest employment report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals a mixed but resilient #labormarket, with overall job gains and a slight uptick in unemployment. Experts view the shifting landscape as a sign of the job market finding balance. What does this mean for the industry, the economy and future interest rates? Learn more on our blog.
  • New Design-Build Delivers Podcast Bonus Content Alert!

Scenario: You're an Owner considering AR for your stadium project. Can our guests convince you it's a game-changer for your design-build project?

Dive deeper into the world of Augmented Reality (AR) in construction with Argyle CEO Maret Thatcher and DBIA's Director of Virtual Design and Construction Brian Skripac.

And check out the full episode From Sci-fi to Site Plans on the #podcast app of your choice. Link in bio.

#DesignBuild #AugmentedReality #ConstructionTech #Innovation
  • DBIA has released new Water/Wastewater Design-Build Best Practices, building on our Universal Best Practices to address sector-specific challenges. Developed by industry experts, this guide offers tailored strategies for procurement, contracting and project execution in water and wastewater design-build projects. With design-build spending projected to reach $405 billion by 2026, these best practices aim to enhance efficiency, collaboration and success in this crucial sector. Download the Primer for free in the DBIA Bookstore. Link in bio.
  • In the latest Design-Build Delivers Podcast episode, we introduce Rene Divelbiss, Assoc. DBIA, from Korsmo Construction, the first graduate of DBIA’s Collaborative Delivery Leadership Academy. In the episode, Rene shares valuable insights from the six-course curriculum and encourages other design-builders to hop on board with her. Listen today!
  • We recently caught up with @nycddc Commissioner Tom Foley, PE, CCM, DBIA, to talk about the transformative impact #designbuild is having on #urbandevelopment in #newyorkcity, including some recent DB projects, #progressivedesignbuild and #sustainableconstruction. Full interview at link in bio.
  • Emerging technologies like #AI, #VR, #AR, and #cobots are revolutionizing #design-build projects. Troy Gates of USCAD explains how these innovations are improving efficiency, safety, and decision-making in a recent Design-Build Delivers Blog post — link in bio.
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  • Weren’t able to attend our 2024 Spring Specialty Conferences in Cincinnati or maybe you attended but couldn’t sit in on all the sessions you wanted? Don’t worry, DBIA’s got you covered! You can still earn continuing education hours by purchasing our Water/Wastewater or Transportation/Aviation Conference recording packages through the DBIA Learning Center. Don’t miss this opportunity for front-row, on-demand access to timely and targeted Design-Build Done Right® education, perfect for every member of a design-build team! Link in bio.
Elevate your expertise and network with industry leaders in the federal design-build space at this premier event! Get focused education for federal challenges with tailored sessions in two tracks that cover everything from procuring design-build services to execution in the federal sector. Get inspired with Opening Keynote speaker Kim Becking, a change and leadership expert and best-selling author, with “Conquering Change, Challenges and Uncertainty." Don’t wait! Reserve your spot and take advantage of discounted hotel rates before they end July 25. View the full online program. Link in bio.
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Design-build has been pivotal in building and reconstruction efforts across the nation, swiftly delivering thousands of critical infrastructure projects and has proven instrumental to rapid community recovery after natural disasters. Join us for this webinar, Wednesday, July 31, as we discuss notable design-build emergency projects and explore how design-build not only accelerates project delivery but also ensures resilience and cost-effectiveness in the face of adversity. Additionally, discover how DBIA's advocacy efforts continue to impact the legislative landscape by supporting and championing effective integrated delivery laws and regulations with local and state lawmakers. Attendees can earn 1.0 Continuing Education Hour (CEH), and registration is FREE for DBIA members and only $25 for non-members. Link in bio.
Design-build has been pivotal in building and reconstruction efforts across the nation, swiftly delivering thousands of critical infrastructure projects and has proven instrumental to rapid community recovery after natural disasters. Join us for this webinar, Wednesday, July 31, as we discuss notable design-build emergency projects and explore how design-build not only accelerates project delivery but also ensures resilience and cost-effectiveness in the face of adversity. Additionally, discover how DBIA's advocacy efforts continue to impact the legislative landscape by supporting and championing effective integrated delivery laws and regulations with local and state lawmakers. Attendees can earn 1.0 Continuing Education Hour (CEH), and registration is FREE for DBIA members and only $25 for non-members. Link in bio.
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The #construction industry added 27,000 jobs in June, a big jump from the average of 20k per month over the last year. The latest employment report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals a mixed but resilient #labormarket, with overall job gains and a slight uptick in unemployment. Experts view the shifting landscape as a sign of the job market finding balance. What does this mean for the industry, the economy and future interest rates? Learn more on our blog.
The #construction industry added 27,000 jobs in June, a big jump from the average of 20k per month over the last year. The latest employment report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals a mixed but resilient #labormarket, with overall job gains and a slight uptick in unemployment. Experts view the shifting landscape as a sign of the job market finding balance. What does this mean for the industry, the economy and future interest rates? Learn more on our blog.
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New Design-Build Delivers Podcast Bonus Content Alert! Scenario: You're an Owner considering AR for your stadium project. Can our guests convince you it's a game-changer for your design-build project? Dive deeper into the world of Augmented Reality (AR) in construction with Argyle CEO Maret Thatcher and DBIA's Director of Virtual Design and Construction Brian Skripac. And check out the full episode From Sci-fi to Site Plans on the #podcast app of your choice. Link in bio. #DesignBuild #AugmentedReality #ConstructionTech #Innovation
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DBIA has released new Water/Wastewater Design-Build Best Practices, building on our Universal Best Practices to address sector-specific challenges. Developed by industry experts, this guide offers tailored strategies for procurement, contracting and project execution in water and wastewater design-build projects. With design-build spending projected to reach $405 billion by 2026, these best practices aim to enhance efficiency, collaboration and success in this crucial sector. Download the Primer for free in the DBIA Bookstore. Link in bio.
DBIA has released new Water/Wastewater Design-Build Best Practices, building on our Universal Best Practices to address sector-specific challenges. Developed by industry experts, this guide offers tailored strategies for procurement, contracting and project execution in water and wastewater design-build projects. With design-build spending projected to reach $405 billion by 2026, these best practices aim to enhance efficiency, collaboration and success in this crucial sector. Download the Primer for free in the DBIA Bookstore. Link in bio.
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In the latest Design-Build Delivers Podcast episode, we introduce Rene Divelbiss, Assoc. DBIA, from Korsmo Construction, the first graduate of DBIA’s Collaborative Delivery Leadership Academy. In the episode, Rene shares valuable insights from the six-course curriculum and encourages other design-builders to hop on board with her. Listen today!
2 weeks ago
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We recently caught up with @nycddc Commissioner Tom Foley, PE, CCM, DBIA, to talk about the transformative impact #designbuild is having on #urbandevelopment in #newyorkcity, including some recent DB projects, #progressivedesignbuild and #sustainableconstruction. Full interview at link in bio.
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Emerging technologies like #AI, #VR, #AR, and #cobots are revolutionizing #design-build projects. Troy Gates of USCAD explains how these innovations are improving efficiency, safety, and decision-making in a recent Design-Build Delivers Blog post — link in bio.
Photo generated by DALL-E 3
Emerging technologies like #AI, #VR, #AR, and #cobots are revolutionizing #design-build projects. Troy Gates of USCAD explains how these innovations are improving efficiency, safety, and decision-making in a recent Design-Build Delivers Blog post — link in bio. Photo generated by DALL-E 3
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Weren’t able to attend our 2024 Spring Specialty Conferences in Cincinnati or maybe you attended but couldn’t sit in on all the sessions you wanted? Don’t worry, DBIA’s got you covered! You can still earn continuing education hours by purchasing our Water/Wastewater or Transportation/Aviation Conference recording packages through the DBIA Learning Center. Don’t miss this opportunity for front-row, on-demand access to timely and targeted Design-Build Done Right® education, perfect for every member of a design-build team! Link in bio.
Weren’t able to attend our 2024 Spring Specialty Conferences in Cincinnati or maybe you attended but couldn’t sit in on all the sessions you wanted? Don’t worry, DBIA’s got you covered! You can still earn continuing education hours by purchasing our Water/Wastewater or Transportation/Aviation Conference recording packages through the DBIA Learning Center. Don’t miss this opportunity for front-row, on-demand access to timely and targeted Design-Build Done Right® education, perfect for every member of a design-build team! Link in bio.
Weren’t able to attend our 2024 Spring Specialty Conferences in Cincinnati or maybe you attended but couldn’t sit in on all the sessions you wanted? Don’t worry, DBIA’s got you covered! You can still earn continuing education hours by purchasing our Water/Wastewater or Transportation/Aviation Conference recording packages through the DBIA Learning Center. Don’t miss this opportunity for front-row, on-demand access to timely and targeted Design-Build Done Right® education, perfect for every member of a design-build team! Link in bio.
Weren’t able to attend our 2024 Spring Specialty Conferences in Cincinnati or maybe you attended but couldn’t sit in on all the sessions you wanted? Don’t worry, DBIA’s got you covered! You can still earn continuing education hours by purchasing our Water/Wastewater or Transportation/Aviation Conference recording packages through the DBIA Learning Center. Don’t miss this opportunity for front-row, on-demand access to timely and targeted Design-Build Done Right® education, perfect for every member of a design-build team! Link in bio.
Weren’t able to attend our 2024 Spring Specialty Conferences in Cincinnati or maybe you attended but couldn’t sit in on all the sessions you wanted? Don’t worry, DBIA’s got you covered! You can still earn continuing education hours by purchasing our Water/Wastewater or Transportation/Aviation Conference recording packages through the DBIA Learning Center. Don’t miss this opportunity for front-row, on-demand access to timely and targeted Design-Build Done Right® education, perfect for every member of a design-build team! Link in bio.
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