Author Archives: Brian Adams, PE, Director of Design-Build Projects, Tesco Controls, Inc.

Brian Adams, PE, Director of Design-Build Projects, Tesco Controls, Inc.

About Brian Adams, PE, Director of Design-Build Projects, Tesco Controls, Inc.

Brian Adams, PE, is Director of Design-Build Projects for Tesco Controls, Inc. He has practiced as a PE in various roles at several national and global consulting firms focused on water and wastewater projects, including as a key team member of the water design-build sales group for a multinational firm that designs and constructs water and wastewater treatment plants. Brian is a licensed engineer in Texas and California.

Price and Schedule Aren’t the Owner’s Top Drivers Anymore When Choosing Collaborative Delivery

Word list, word cloud, doing a survey asking opinions. Concept image with 3D rendered typography

The Water Design-Build Council is at it again…collecting data and doing research. The latest efforts are being finalized for public release shortly. In the meantime, I’d like to share some preliminary results that I find interesting. The Council interviewed dozens of owners across the country and asked a variety of questions. My favorite was, “What is driving or influencing project procurement decisions in the context of collaborative delivery?” It appears that price and schedule are not the owner’s most important concerns as they once were.

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Topics: Collaborative Delivery, Research.