Washington State Legislation

Summary:

Public bodies may utilize the design-build procedure, including progressive design-build, for public works projects in which the total project cost is over two million dollars and where:
(a) The construction activities are highly specialized and a design-build approach is critical in developing the construction methodology; or
(b) The projects selected provide opportunity for greater innovation or efficiencies between the designer and the builder; or
(c) Significant savings in project delivery time would be realized.

State Legislation Links:

https://apps.leg.wa.gov/RCW/default.aspx?cite=39.10.300

https://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=39.10&full=true#39.10.200