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DBIA News You Need – March 8, 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 8th. This week in DBIA…

New Progressive Design-Build Education Announced

This week DBIA announced the rollout of brand-new coursework on Progressive Design-Build. Six courses will be offered in locations throughout the country in 2019. More information on the schedule and what to expect from the course can be found on our Progressive Design-Build Education web page.

DBIA’s Latest Podcast Focuses on Transit & Rail

The March episode of our ‘Design-Build Delivers’ podcast focuses on the past, present and future of design-build in transit & rail, sectors that are continually looking for ways to address their infrastructure challenges by doing more with less. This podcast is available on SoundCloud, Stitcher, Google Play, Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

Call for Presentations for the 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo

We are looking for experienced, knowledgeable and well-spoken industry experts to highlight design-build best practices, lessons learned and emerging trends while presenting at the 2019 Design-Build Conference & Expo in Las Vegas. You can find more information on areas of interest and submission details here.

2019 Design-Build Project/Team Awards Competition Underway

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. Visit our Awards page for more information.

See What’s Next for Design-Build in New Issue of Integration Quarterly

In case you missed it, DBIA’s Integration Quarterly magazine has gone digital. Hear from industry experts and thought leaders as they discuss everything from progressive design-build to the future of the design-build industry. Read the magazine (which is also mobile friendly!) here.

In region news…

Western Pacific: The Western Pacific Region is hosting the second session of their Owners Council Webinar on March 14. Focusing on design management, WPR past president David Eichten of Pankow Builders will be the presenter of this 40-minute webinar. Visit our Events page for more information.

Mid-America: The Kansas City Chapter of the Mid-America Region is holding their annual golf tournament March 17. This is a great opportunity to gather and enjoy a great day of golf, networking and fun. We hope to see you there!

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