New Design-Build Research Shows Continued Growth + Opportunities to Mitigate Market Challenges

Design-build market research by FMI Consulting forecasts continued design-build growth over the next three years, despite recent industry challenges and market volatility. Analysts project design-build will account for 47% of construction spending and 22.5% growth in total design-build spending by 2026. “With the positive projections reported by FMI in this update, design-build will be integral … Continued

DBIA Webinar Previews New Design-Build Tools

February 8th Webinar: Selecting a Project Delivery Method: New Digital Tool to Guide Owners Design-build is all about collaboration, and of course, DBIA is, too. That’s why we’re excited to give you a preview of work happening now led by The University of Washington’s College of Built Environments for the Charles Pankow Foundation to create … Continued

Reimagining the Office

Commercial office leasing analysts are getting a clearer picture of what “returning to work” might look like for cities across the nation. However, according to the Commercial Edge National Office Report, that picture varies significantly depending on the region with just six markets delivering more than half of U.S. office sales. “Nationally, $18.9 billion in … Continued

New Year, New Design-Build Opportunities

DBIA is excited to welcome 2022 with a new episode of our Design-Build Delivers Podcast. What better way to plan for the year ahead than to arm our teams with the latest design-build data? In this episode, Paul Trombitas with FMI gives us a detailed look at design-build market research projecting to 2025. The data … Continued

Fear & Uncertainty Reign — With a Dash of Hopeful Optimism

New AEC Industry Poll on COVID-19 Impacts A poll of America’s AEC community, conducted by the Design-Build Institute of America from March 20-24th, provides a glimpse into an industry grappling with a constantly changing COVID-19 environment and the stress of often dueling demands. Poll results show nearly half (45%) of design-build teams had already halted … Continued

New Research Shows Design-Build Continues to Deliver Project Most Efficiently

CII/Pankow Study Says Design-Build is Faster, With More Reliable Performance and Less Cost and Schedule Growth New research shows that America’s design-build projects continue to deliver faster, and with greater reliability in cost and schedule performance, than other delivery methods. It’s been 20 years since the seminal CII/Penn State research showed that design-build projects consistently … Continued

Ten States Delivered More than Half of Buildings via Design-Build Last Year

Washington, D.C.. August 6, 2015 – The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) – the only organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build – today detailed the results of an updated study on how and where design-build is being utilized in the United States. RSMeans Analytics, a part of The Gordian Group, utilizing project … Continued

Research Findings: The State of Design-Build

As the only organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build, an important part of DBIA’s mission is to research how and where design-build is being utilized in the United States today. RSMeans, a leading supplier of construction cost information, conducted a study to analyze the growing use of design-build and update our … Continued

Research Finds Continued Growth of Design-Build

Washington, D.C., June 26, 2014   More than half of non-residential construction above $10 million is design-build; Highest market share includes state of Oregon at 70% and military sector at 81% The Design-Build Institute of America  (DBIA), the only organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build, has released new research findings indicating … Continued