For The Portland Building’s $195 million reconstruction project, the City of Portland selected Progressive Design-Build as the appropriate delivery method to achieve its vision for a highly collaborative “owner-engaged” process. This presentation outlines the City’s process for selection of the delivery model, development of an appropriate procurement process, and collaborative integration with the Design-Build team during the critical first phase of the Progressive Design-Build process.
The presentation will demonstrate how a public agency can successfully transition its procurement processes and contracting method from CM at Risk to Progressive Design-Build.
The presentation will describe RFP and interview strategies that will provide a public agency with the right information to select a truly collaborative and integrated team.
The presentation will explain how the Owner and the selected Design-Build team can collaborate on selection of key trade partners and design subconsultants after project award.
The presentation will demonstrate how lean design principles and collaborative processes provide an efficient path to a successful outcome for a Progressive Design-Build Phase 1.