Kansas DOT Tackles its First Progressive Design-Build Project

An Inside Look at US-54 East Kellogg Improvements Raja Govindaswamy, PE Chief, Bureau of Alternative Delivery & Project Director, KDOT East Kellogg, US-54/400, is a major 6-lane freeway in Wichita, KS, with a system of frontage roads and continuous U-turns at major arterial street intersections throughout the City of Wichita in Sedgwick County, KS. The … Continued

Are Your Teams Ready to Compete?

  Finding and retaining diverse teams is a challenge facing our entire industry. Now, more than ever, as trillions in federal infrastructure dollars start flowing, it’s clear that organizations need to put in the extra work to build teams that will level the playing field for Minority, Women, and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (MWDBEs). DBIA instructor … Continued

Putting MWDBE Strategies to Work Rebuilding Our Workforce

What does a modernized AEC industry look like amid shifting ideas about labor? It’s clear to see that things are changing— and this issue of IQ is dedicated to helping design-build teams make sense of it all, especially in regard to workplace diversity. Ever the paragon of innovation and transformation, DBIA is committed to giving you the tools and information … Continued