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Chapter 6 – Competitive Acquisition of Design-Build Services: The Request for Qualifications and Request for Proposals Processes

DBIA’s Design-Build Manual of Practice – Chapter 6 – Competitive Acquisition of Design-Build Services: The Request for Qualifications and Request for Proposals Processes

In the course of acquiring a facility through design-build, an owner must make a number of critical decisions that can influence how successful the project will be. Without question the most important decision is the selection of the design-build team. This chapter discusses principles, concepts, and best practices associated with the two most common methodologies for acquiring design-build services on a competitive basis, both of which are considered DBIA best practices.

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Publisher: Design-Build Institute of America


In the course of acquiring a facility through design-build, an owner must make a number of critical decisions that can influence how successful the project will be. Without question the most important decision is the selection of the design-build team. This chapter discusses principles, concepts, and best practices associated with the two most common methodologies for acquiring design-build services on a competitive basis, both of which are considered DBIA best practices.

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