Alternative service delivery methods

Contributed by Victor O. Schinnerer & Co.

Summary

Design-build is just one of the service delivery methods that can replace the traditional design-bid-build method. A number of other alternatives present an array of risk/reward opportunities for architects, including construction manager at risk, project manager, construction agent, and architect as consultant.

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