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Design-Build Essentials

Design-Build Essentials

By Barbara J. Jackson, PhD, DBIA

Design-Build requires the unique integration of both design and construction functions by featuring input from all of the various players associated with delivering a design-build project.

Price: $101.95
Product Code/ISBN: 9781428353039
Year: 2010
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 411
Publisher: Cengage Learning


From a leading authority in the design-build movement, this practical, multi-disciplinary guide brings you all of the fundamentals that constructors, architects, and engineers must understand in order to mitigate risks, optimize results, and be successful in the design-build arena.

Design-Build Essentials is truly a design-builder's resource!

This book addresses the fact that design-build requires the unique integration of both design and construction functions by featuring input from all of the various players associated with delivering a design-build project.

Opening with an introduction to the industry and fundamental distinctions of design-build, the book progresses to cover managing the design-build process, the integrated design-build team, and concludes with a look at the future of the industry.