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DBIA News You Need – March 22, 2019

We know your time is limited and your email box is overflowing.  That’s why we’ve created this weekly summary of all the DBIA news you might have missed this week. Skim the headlines, choose the ones most important to you but most importantly stay connected with the rapidly-growing design-build industry and the many important things going on here at DBIA.

It’s March 22nd. This week in DBIA…

First Progressive-Design-Build Class – SOLD OUT

The first of six classes this year on Progressive Design-Build begin on March 28th with a class in Portland, Oregon. Using real-world case studies of exceptional outcomes, taught by some of the nation’s most experienced PDB Owners and practitioners, this course will help participants understand the key principles and concepts of Progressive Design-Build Done Right™. Didn’t get into this class? DBIA will be hosting five more PDB classes in locations around the country throughout 2019. Visit our website for more information.

Highlight Your Job Opening in CareerSpot for Half-Off

Now through the end of March, DBIA is inviting employers to post their job openings and save 50% off any of our packages for CareerSpot, DBIA’s online resource for employment connections. Let DBIA help you find the best people for your project. See the CareerSpot page on our website for more information.

Advanced Registration Rates for DBIA Conferences Ends 3/29

Register for the Design-Build for Transportation and Aviation and the Design-Build for Water/Wastewater Conferences before March 29th to save big on conference registration. Whether you’re new to design-build or are an industry expert, there’s something for everyone at the nation’s only design-build sector-specific conferences. You can get more info on these shows by visiting the DBIA Conferences page.

Submit Your Project for a DBIA National Award

DBIA’s national awards competition honors the best design-build projects across all sectors, sizes and types from coast to coast. If you have a project that exemplifies the collaboration, innovation, cost and schedule savings central to Design-Build Done Right®, we urge you to share those successes by entering the 2019 National Design-Build Project Awards competition. Learn more about the awards process and watch our new video about how to create a winning DBIA National Awards entry!

Did You See That Story?

DBIA’s Integration Quarterly Magazine is a terrific source of industry news, design-build trends and articles you can use in your day-to-day work. IQ is now digital, so you can take it with you wherever you go.

In region news…

Mid-America: The Kansas City and Nebraska Chapters are each hosting their own breakfast programs on March 27th. KC’s topic will be ‘Driving Value for Health Systems Through Design-Build,’ while the Nebraska chapter’s breakfast program is titled ‘Construction Trends – Seismic Changes on the Way.’ Find more information on each event at the Mid-America region’s website.

Upper-Midwest: The Upper-Midwest Region will host their 11th Annual Regional Design-Build Project Awards Ceremony on March 27th. You can find the event page on the Upper-Midwest website.

Western Pacific: The Sacramento Chapter of DBIA’s Western Pacific Region will host a lunch program March 28th entitled ‘Prefabrication and Modular Construction Panel.’ See more information here.

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