The Best in Federal Design-Build is Coming to You

The 2020 Federal Design-Build Symposium is only weeks away and we can’t wait to see you there. This virtual event offers the only design-build programming for the federal sector and maximum convenience. Join us for this two-day event featuring two tracks of education...

How to Manage Risk Thru Effective Collaboration

Delivering construction projects is inherently risky – that’s just a fact. But Design-Build Done Right® best practices can help project teams manage risk through early collaboration and integration to deliver more successful projects, and DBIA is here to help!...

2018 Scholarship Winner Interns for Local Contractor

Josiah Cline was awarded $2,500 scholarship in 2018 through ACE Mentor Program of Washington which was funded by DBIA NW. Using his DBIA networking connections, Josiah landed an internship position with Lease Crutcher Lewis primarily working on UW Health Sciences...

Presidents Message

Who could have imagined that 2020 would unfold as it has?   Owners shifted their attention to accessing risks for continuity of their operations. Contractors learned new ways to operate to keep jobsites open and people safe in the field. A/E professionals pivoted to a...

Navigating the New Normal

                      Moderator: Shannon Gustine, Director of Operations, Hensel Phelps Panelists: Brian Antonsen, VP Mechanical Construction, McKinstry Brad Hinthorne, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Managing Principal,...

Design-Build Conference and Expo 2020

Two Ways to Attend We all know how challenging these past months have been and only time will tell where we’ll be in our fight against COVID-19 by the end of October. However, one thing is certain. Our design-build teams are anxious to connect with their peers, share...

Why Join DBIA?

Why Join DBIA? The DBIA video project was facilitated by the DBIA NW Regional Marketing Committee and by hiring Little Fish Video Productions out of Spokane, Washington. Through planning sessions the group created a document called a creative brief that served as a...

Developing an Acquisition Strategy in Design-Build

There are some (virtual) seats left in DBIA’s popular “Developing an Acquisition Strategy in Design-Build” course on June 23rd. This coursework is the perfect follow up to last week’s DBIA Design-Build in the Federal Sector webinar and we hope you’ll join us. For...