Episode 26: Design-Build…Who Cares?

In this episode, Alex and Bobby talk about…

  • Business owners should protect their consumers’ investments
  • Pulling apart what the word “design” really means
  • Construction cost line between the two systems
  • Why you should definitely design the project up-front
  • Hire an expert that is looking for all of the unknowns
  • People are generally scared to commit to a building contractor
  • Alex dives into his archives to explain real-world examples of design-build
  • Design-bid-build brings everything down to a number
  • Benefits of taking a harder look at the design-build system


Links to resources:

The Contractor Fight

Contractor Sales Academy

"Pentagon Renovation Flies Under the Radar" (Engineering News Record)


“Rebuild the Pentagon – The Washington Construction Community Stands Tall” by C.L. Taylor, Capstone Communications


Eagle County Regional Airport Expansion Project - the Vail Daily



Hensel Phelps Construction



High Altitude Army Aviation Training Site (HAATS) Hensel Phelps





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