Happy New Year from DBIA 2020

As another year ends and we prepare for 2020, your friends at the Design-Build Institute of America want to offer our heartfelt best wishes for a Happy New Year. Thanks to you, our DBIA members and supporters, this year was a tremendous success for DBIA and our...

Design-Build Project/Team Awards

DBIA is happy to announce the 2020 Design-Build Project/Team Awards competition is now open!   Get a head-start on building your entry by submitting your successful design-build projects to the National Design-Build database. The project database is not only used...

Making the Project Delivery Decision

Listen to an Owner’s Perspective on ‘Making The Project Delivery Decision’ on Design-Build Delivers Whether you’re an Owner new to design-build or an old pro…choosing the right delivery method for each project is the vital first step to...

A New Way to Learn With DBIA

2020 will bring exciting changes to DBIA’s rapidly expanding Design-Build Done Right® education and certification program but first, we want to give you a preview of what the future holds for DBIA education and certification. Have you ever been frustrated...

Bites + Brews Happy Hour

DBIA WW Young Professionals Summer Property Tour Series Happy Hour This summer, our Seattle Young Professional group facilitated Design-Build property tours at the SeaTac International Airport Arrivals and King County Children and Family Just Center. To celebrate its...

Fall 2019 President’s Message

STEVE TATGE, Architect, LEED® AP, DBIA Western Washington Chapter President As DBIA NW Region President Brian Aske noted in his message in the Spring Newsletter, it’s an exciting time for design-build in each of our chapters and in the region as a whole. We continue...

Design-Build Soars in Aviation

The way airport projects are being completed is getting more innovative by the year, and design-build is playing a big role in this continued and future success. In the latest issue of IQ Magazine, we take a look at how design-build is succeeding in the aviation...

Developing an Acquisition Strategy

Course Calendar | Webinars | Certification Workshops In our business, learning never stops. Have you registered for design-build coursework this year? DBIA’s popular course, “Developing an Acquisition Strategy,” sets the stage for design-build success. Owners from...