Design-Build Manual of Practice

Title:  DBIA Manual of Practice (DBIA MOP)

Published by the Design Build Institute of America,

An excellent reference manual for owners and practitioners about all aspects of design-build practice:

"The Design-Build Manual of Practice is an authoritative guidebook about single-source responsibility contracting, consisting of narrative instructions, procedural guidance, sample formats and best practices recommendations. The purpose of the compendium is to provide a comprehensive reference manual for Owners and Practitioners about all aspects of design-build practice. The publication includes basic definitions, selection procedures, project execution checkpoints, tenets of professional ethics, risk management guidelines, contract formats, licensure data and regulatory and legal information.  The Manual of Practice is available for download for DBIA members.  Each chapter is also available separately."

Design-Build Introduction
Design-Build Definitions
DBIA Code of Professional Conduct 
Overcoming Legal Impediments to Design-Build in the Public Sector
Legislative Guide for Alternative Project Delivery Methods (APDMs)
Enactment and Application of the Model Design-Build Procurement Act
Model Regulation for Design-Build Procurement Act (Best Value Process) 
Best Practices in Acquisition and Procurement
Competitive Acquisition of Design-Build Services
Utilizing Negotiated Selection
Federal Design-Build Source Selection
Developing Performance-Based Requirements for Design-Build Projects
Contract Incentives and Design-Build Acquisition 
Best Practices Pre-Award *
The Proposal Process: Responding to RFQs and RFPs
Design-Build Teaming Agreement Guide
Selecting Specialty Contractors
Design-Build Insurance and Bonding Guide
* Please note that many of the post-award chapters contain information that is pertinent to the project team’s work in the pre-award phase. 
Best Practices Post-Award
Executing the Design-Build Project
Design Management for the Design-Build Environment
BIM and Design-Build Project Delivery
BIM Checklist (available to all)
Value Engineering in Design-Build: A Value Management Approach 
Sector-Specific Best Practices
    Transportation Infrastructure Best Practices
    Design-Build Process for Civil Infrastructure Projects
    Process Industries Best Practices