DBIA Contracts

DBIA contract documents are the cornerstone of successful design-build projects.

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DBIA contract documents help guide design-build teams throughout the entire process. From preliminary agreements to final payment, DBIA’s contracts and forms are fair basis documents which can be edited to suit specific projects and needs.

See samples of some our offerings below and then go to our bookstore to purchase.

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DBIA members receive a 50% discount on all our contract documents.

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DBIA Contract Documents List and Samples

  • Early Forms
  • Design-Build Contracts
  • Subcontracts
  • Bonds
  • Other

Following are samples of some of the Early Forms available in the DBIA Library.

#501 Standard Form of Contract for Design-Build Consultant Services
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#520 Standard Form of Preliminary Agreement between Owner and Design-Builder
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#580 Standard Form of Teaming Agreement between Design-Builder and Teaming Party
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RFQ/RFP Forms

#400 RFQ/RFP Guide
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#405 Sample Request for Qualifications (RFQ)
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#410 Sample Request for Proposals (RFP)
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#525 Standard Form of Agreement between Owner and Design-Builder—Lump Sum
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#530 Standard Form of Agreement between Owner and Design-Builder—Cost Plus Fee with an Option for a Guaranteed Maximum Price
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#535 Standard Form of General Conditions of Contract between Owner and Design-Builder
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#545 Progressive Design-Build Agreement for Water and Wastewater Projects
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#540 Standard Form of Agreement between Design-Builder and Design Consultant
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#550 Standard Form of Agreement between Design-Builder and General Contractor—Cost Plus Fee with an Option for a Guaranteed Maximum Price
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#555 Standard Form of Agreement between Design-Builder and General Contractor—Lump Sum
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#560 Standard Form of Agreement between Design-Builder and Design-Build Subcontractor—Cost Plus Fee with an Option for a Guaranteed Maximum Price
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#565 Standard Form of Agreement between Design-Builder and Design-Build Subcontractor —Lump Sum
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#570 Standard Form of Agreement between Design-Builder and Subcontractor (Where Subcontractor Does Not Provide Design Services)
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#575 Standard Form of Agreement between Design Consultant and Design-Build Sub-Consultant
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#610 Proposal Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#615 Warranty Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#620 Performance Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#625 Payment Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#630 Subcontractor Performance Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#635 Subcontractor’s Payment Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#640 General Contractor’s Performance Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#645 General Contractor’s Payment Bond for Design-Build Projects
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#500-D1 Project Schedule of Values
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#500-D2 Design-Build Change Order Form
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#500-D3 Design-Builder’s Affidavit of Final Release
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#500-D4 Certificate of Substantial Completion
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#500-D5 Design-Build Work Change Directive Form
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#500-D6 Consent of Surety to Reduction in or Partial Release of Retainage
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#500-D6GC Consent of Surety to Reduction in or Partial Release of Retainage to General Contractor
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#500-D6S Consent of Surety to Reduction in or Partial Release of Retainage to Subcontractor
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#500-D7 Consent of Surety to Final Payment
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#500-D7GC Consent of Surety to Final Payment to General Contractor
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#500-D7S Consent of Surety to Final Payment to Subcontractor
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#500-D8 Certificate of Final Completion
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#500-D9 Design-Builder’s Request
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#500-D10 Design-Builder’s Request Log
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#500-D11 Design-Build Contract Amendment
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E-BIMWD Building Information Modeling Exhibit
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E-INSWD Insurance Exhibits Complete Set
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E-INS-I Insurance Exhibit—Design-Builder’s Insurance Requirements
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E-INS-II Insurance Exhibit—Owner’s Insurance Requirements
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E-INS-III Insurance Exhibit—Design Consultants Insurance Requirements
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E-INS-IV Insurance Exhibit—Design-Build Subcontractor’s Insurance Requirements
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E-INS-V Insurance Exhibit—General Contractor’s and Subcontractor’s Insurance Requirements
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E-SUSWD Sustainable Project Goals Exhibit
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Webinars

Contract Documents with Bill Quatman, former DBIA Board Chair

Learn how to properly use DBIA Contract documents in a webinar hosted by DBIA’s G. William Quatman, Esq., FAIA, DBIA. This webinar is approved for continuing education credit with both DBIA and AIA.

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RFQ and RFP “How To”

Robynne Parkinson, JD, DBIA walks you through the form RFQ, RFP and the accompanying guide to highlight the most useful sections for design-build teams. The presentation includes the philosophy behind the documents and tips in both developing a procurement and responding to procurements using these documents.

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