DBIA CEO/ED Lisa Washington Talks PDB in Latest Issue of American DBE

Screenshot of article from American DBE featuring Lisa Washington

DBIA CEO/ED Lisa Washington recently spoke with American DBE about the momentum of progressive design-build (PDB) in highway construction.

The article, “Progressive Design-Build Gains Traction in Highway Construction,” explores the benefits of and offers advice on using PDB procurement in highway construction projects, particularly for Underutilized Business Enterprises (UBEs). Washington emphasized the collaborative and efficient nature of PDB contracts, highlighting their ability to save time and money while producing higher-quality outcomes, especially for UBEs.

DBIA provides a number of sources designed to guide you through the PDB procurement process:

American DBE is dedicated to stories for and about those working within the U.S. Department of Transportation Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program. Read the most recent full issue of American DBE.