New Research Shows Design-Build Now Delivers Nearly Half of all Projects Nationwide

While design-build’s project successes can be seen in communities from coast to coast and the rapid growth in design-build utilization is apparent across virtually every sector, there hasn’t been hard data on this market growth for years. Until now.

Respected industry analysts at FMI have completed a comprehensive assessment of the nonresidential, highway/street and water/wastewater design-build construction market. This long-awaited and important research provides the most comprehensive look at design-build’s market size, direction, trends and drivers seen in years.

“This research is incredibly important as design-build transitions from what use to be considered an ‘alternative delivery’ process, not so many years ago, to the preferred delivery method for a growing number of public and private Owners.  Collaboration and innovation are delivering better projects that also achieve cost and schedule savings, which is especially important as cash-strapped states and communities have to do more with less.” …Lisa Washington, DBIA Executive Director/CEO 

The data on the design-build industry’s growth is impressive. Not only has design-build seen increased usage in all sectors and regions of the United States, the industry has also… READ MORE