Friday, February 25, 2011

Achieving the Triple Bottom Line Through Design Build

Achieving Deep Green Through Design Build

Many public agencies are adopting the design-build competition as a first step toward a value and incentive-based approach to project delivery. Deep green design can be integrated into the design build delivery method, if the right environment and factors are present. This presentation will give an understanding of this environment, and key elements involved to make it successful.


Jim Coyle: Senior Project Manager, Pankow Builders

Chris Noll: Principal, Noll & Tam Architects

Learning Objectives:

Learn how Pankow Builders and Noll & Tam Architects developed a visionary solution to the competition for the El Cerrito Recycling and Environmental Resource Center. You’ll leave with an understanding of how the team created a compelling identity for the Center and incorporated numerous sustainability enhancements, in a compressed timeline. The result offered significant value and forward-thinking ideas for an important community facility.

1. Cost benefits of Design-Build as a form of agreement compared to others.

2. How Design Build supports green building in a way other contract forms do not.

3. Ways that architects can truly save time in design and CA using Design Build.

4. Methods to get clients to commit to deeper green.

Achieving the Triple Bottom Line Through Design Build

Time: Noon - 1:30pm
Location: AIA East Bay Chapter Office, 1405 Clay Street, Oakland
Contact: 510/464-3600
Cost: None; this program is open to all. Please RSVP.
1.5 CES LUs

For more information: 510/464-3600

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