Design-Build is not Cheeper or Faster

Design-Build is not Cheeper or Faster

  • Posted by Heather Davis
  • On September 5, 2021

THE ADOC example of how quick and inexpensive Design-Build is turned into a complete disaster for Montgomery Co, PA.

In 2012 the DOC provided  a comparative baseline example of their design-build prison construction plan. It was a complete failure.

This Design-Build project was at least $30,000,000 over budget and 2.5 years late.

This should not be the example that we follow.

Alternative Delivery Methods DO NOT SAVE MONEY and often Do Not SAVE TIME!

The Philadelphia Inquirer outlines the disaster they experienced in their design-build prison construction plan in this article.


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