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2024 DBIA Design-Build Conferences

2024 Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) Design-Build Conferences

Design-Build for Water/Wastewater Conference
Design-Build for Transportation/Aviation Conference

Proud sponsors of the 2024 DBIA Design-Build for Water/Wastewater Conference and Design-Build for Transportation/Aviation Conference, we’re delighted to connect with contractors, clients, and industry colleagues to discuss design-build opportunities and transformative solutions.

We invite you to attend our engaging professional development presentation, where we’ll share stories of how we’re partnering with clients and communities to create a better future, together.

We look forward to seeing you in Cincinnati!

Check Out Our Panel

Utilizing DBIA Best Practices: Dynamic and Resilient Design-Build Team on N.C. 540

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2024 • 8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. EDT

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Tom Nettleton, PE, DBIA
Vice President & Alternative Delivery Senior Program Manager, Roadway
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Jerry Page, PE
Preconstruction Services Manager, Roadway
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The Complete 540 construction project is a multi-segmented highway project that links several communities around the greater Raleigh, North Carolina area. This session will describe best practices that were used to create a unified team on this complex project, including effective communication, flexible contract compliance, condensed schedules, limited budget, and multi-level client coordination.

Gannett Fleming, Flatiron, and Branch Civil collaborated for the design-build project segment, N.C. 55 in Apex to State Road 1152 in Holly Springs, which is approximately four miles. The team encountered many design challenges throughout this segment, including right-of-way acquisition and utility relocation, noise analysis and design for both urban and developed areas, detours, and early access to structure and culvert sites.

Director of Highway Operations Alan Shapiro, PE, NCTA, and Design-Build Coordinator Jason Moroz, Flatiron Construction, will serve as additional panelists.

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