This entry was posted in Uncategorized on November 21, 2022
In honor of Bill Quatman’s dedication to get the DBIA Mid-America Region started, at the DBIA-MAR 2022 Awards Celebration, the organization announced its intent to name the Region’s annual Leadership Award, the Bill Quatman Leadership Award — and the award’s namesake was the first recipient of this important award. Congratulations, Bill and thank you for […]
This entry was posted in Uncategorized on July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022 DBIA Executive Director/CEO, Lisa Washington, had a freewheeling conversation with ENR Editors on the Critical Path podcast about design-build’s impressive growth and its impact on projects nationwide. We urge you to take a few minutes and listen to the entire conversation, but click here to read highlights.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized on February 3, 2021
December 8, 2020 Congratulations to G. William Quatman, Esq., FAIA, FDBIA ,General Counsel & Senior Vice President at Burns & McDonnell for being honored at DBIA National’s Virutal Conference with the Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award, which is the highest individual honor DBIA bestows. It is presented to individuals who have made significant contributions to the design […]
This entry was posted in Uncategorized on September 3, 2020
Brittany Jobker September 2, 2020 The final session of the Regional DBIA Virtual Conference Week wrapped up last week, featuring a panel of local leaders who shared lessons learned over their careers. Panelists included Maria Maffry, principal with BNIM; Andy Heitmann, vice president & operations manager with Turner Construction; Robert D. Regnier, executive chairman and […]
This entry was posted in Uncategorized on October 14, 2019
It’s no surprise — design-build qualifications help drive our industry’s most successful teams. As the use of design-build continues to grow nationwide, so has the competition and that means teams must demonstrate in quantifiable ways their design-build expertise. DBIA Certification has become a vital part of how successful design-build teams win projects. In this month’s […]
This entry was posted in Iowa, News, Regionwide on October 10, 2019
DBIA-MAR is excited to announce our membership in an exciting new coalition fighting to bring collaborative project delivery methods like design-build and CMAR to Iowa. Iowans for Innovative Projects is a diverse group of Owners and industry organizations who support APD legislation in Iowa. As you probably already know, Iowa is now one of only two states […]
This entry was posted in Iowa on August 15, 2019
Article by Roch Player, guest columnist at The Gazette Click here to read the full article. Change is hard — especially in a state accustomed to delivering infrastructure projects the same way for generations. With our infrastructure needs, Iowa can’t afford to continue to sit on the sidelines while the rest of the nation delivers projects more […]
This entry was posted in News, St. Louis on April 25, 2019
DBIA National Executive Director/CEO, Lisa Washington, visited with our St. Louis Chapter on April 24, 2019 to share new Design-Build Tools, Resources and Updates. Click here to download her presentation.
This entry was posted in News, Regionwide on April 24, 2019
Please join the Design-Build Institute of America’s Mid-America Region (DBIA-MAR) in welcoming its new Executive Director, Sara Craig. After a thorough search to attract the brightest talent to lead our organization, the DBIA-MAR leadership team is pleased to have selected Sara Craig as Executive Director. Sara will succeed Oretta Smith, who is retiring at the […]
This entry was posted in News on March 11, 2019
candid wins Certificate of Merit for work done on behalf of the Design-Build Institute of America’s Mid-America Region (DBIA-MAR) for the design, build and launch of the new website in 2018.