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DBIA Manual of Practice

DBIA Manual of Practice

The Design-Build Manual of Practice is an authoritative guidebook about single-source responsibility contracting

Downloadable document.

Price: $350.00
Product Code: DBIA-MOP
Binding: Form/Document
Publisher: Design-Build Institute of America

The Design-Build Manual of Practice is an authoritative guidebook about single-source responsibility contracting, consisting of narrative instructions, procedural guidance, sample formats and best practices recommendations. The purpose of the compendium is to provide a comprehensive reference manual for owners and practitioners about all aspects of design-build practice. The publication includes basic definitions, selection procedures, project execution checkpoints, tenets of professional ethics, risk management guidelines, contract formats, licensure data and regulatory and legal information.

  1. Design-Build Introduction
  2. Design-Build Definitions
  3. DBIA Code of Professional Conduct 


Overcoming Legal Impediments to Design-Build in the Public Sector

  1. Legislative Guide for Alternative Project Delivery Methods (APDMs)
  2. Enactment and Application of the Model Design-Build Procurement Act
  3. Model Regulation for Design-Build Procurement Act (Best Value Process) 


Best Practices in Acquisition and Procurement

  1. Competitive Acquisition of Design-Build Services
  2. Utilizing Negotiated Selection
  3. Federal Design-Build Source Selection
  4. Developing Performance-Based Requirements for Design-Build Projects
  5. Contract Incentives and Design-Build Acquisition 


Best Practices Pre-Award *

  1. The Proposal Process: Responding to RFQs and RFPs
  2. Design-Build Teaming Agreement Guide
  3. Selecting Specialty Contractors
  4. Design-Build Insurance and Bonding Guide


Best Practices Post-Award

  1. Executing the Design-Build Project
  2. Design Management for the Design-Build Environment
  3. BIM and Design-Build Project Delivery -- BIM Checklist 
  4. Value Engineering in Design-Build: A Value Management Approach 


Sector-Specific Best Practices

  1. Transportation Infrastructure Best Practices
  2. Design-Build Process for Civil Infrastructure Projects
  3. Process Industries Best Practices  


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