Best practices supporting architecture design are universally applicable. This starts with owner’s procurement decision making architecture process span and through project execution. Best practices are to be implemented from the stage one in Designing and architecture.
Procuring Design-Build Services:
Proactive and unique assessment of characteristics and objectives of the architectural project and its organization should be done before deciding the use of the design.
Implementation of a procurement plan which enhances the collaboration of why that design is being chosen and the benefits of the design. Establishing clear evaluation and selection process.
Ensuring that the process is fair, open and transparent.Value both technical concepts and price in the business.
All the members should be trained in the Design-Build process. The project team should establish logistics and infrastructure for integrated project delivery. Timely effective communication, collaboration and issues resolutions is a must.
The project team should focus on the design management and commissioning/turnover processes and ensure that there is alignment among the team as to how to execute these processes.