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A primer on progressive design-build

September 13, 2019

Using this method, owners manage only one single source design-build entity contract as opposed to the multiple contracts used in traditional design-bid-build project delivery. Design-build entities are selected based on a procurement process that asks them to develop a design and cost proposal with performance guarantees with either a fixed price or a Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP).

In the BVS method, a design package is developed based on parameters from the owner, but typically without including the owner’s input in the design process.

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