The Pre-Bid Job Walk: Is It Necessary?

Pre-bid job walks are typically held during the bid/proposal preparation period, is more important than it may seem. Usually, the invitation to bid contains instructions and information relating to a pre-bid job walk site inspection. Complying with these instructions is necessary. The purpose of the pre-bid job walk is to clarify any concerns bidders may […]

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Design Build vs. Design Bid Build

Capital improvement projects can be completed under numerous contractual methods. Two commonly applied delivery methods in public and private projects are design-build and design-bid-build. Design-Bid-Build (DBB) The traditional DBB project delivery method typically involves three sequential project phases: the design phase, the bid phase, and the construction phase. This sequence usually leads to a sealed […]

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