Fundamentals of Progressive Design-Build
1 hour 5 minutes
Gain the essential resources needed to prepare for and successfully manage progressive design-build projects.
There are several types of project delivery systems. In choosing the best solution for an owner or operator, it is imperative to know the various options and the benefits and drawbacks of each project delivery system. In this course, you will learn the differences between the typical design-bid-build delivery system and design-build, including progressive design-build. You will learn when a progressive design-build delivery system is most appropriate and the best practices for implementing progressive design-build. Lastly, you will learn the contractual and other issues that need to be addressed in choosing a progressive design-build delivery system.
• You will be able to describe the differences in project delivery systems, including the benefits and limitations of design-bid-build and design-build.
• You will be able to identify when a progressive design-build project delivery system may be advantageous to implement.
• You will be able to recognize the advantages and disadvantages of progressive design-build as well as the more customary design-bid-build and design-build project delivery systems.
• You will be able to discuss the progressive design-build procurement process and the types of projects that are most suited to such a project delivery system.