Water Design-Build Council Blog

Steve Gates, PE, BCEE, Brown and Caldwell Senior Vice President and WDBC 2nd Vice President, and Gus Hrncir, Brown and Caldwell

Recent Posts

What Are The Benefits Of Using Design-Build Delivery?

Design-build provides benefits for both owners and practitioners. It gives the owner the ability to contract with a single entity which bears the full responsibility for the design, quality, construction and commissioning of a project.

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Topics: WDBC Admin

What is the Best Way to Procure a Design-Build Project?

An owner’s choice of delivery method and procurement approach invariably influences the level of success of a project’s outcome. To be successful, owners should perform a comprehensive assessment of project requirements to establish a clear understanding of its objectives, expectations, capabilities, and priorities. Individually or together, these attributes guide selection of the most appropriate project delivery method. The selected project delivery method, in turn, affects the duration, complexity and cost of procurement. 

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Topics: water design-build project, procurement