Overview of Project Delivery and Procurement Methods

In this session, we will provide an overview of the major structures for the delivery of construction projects. The discussion will cover three main areas:

  • Project Delivery Systems
  • Procurement Methods
  • Contract Formats

This session will be a useful introduction for those who are relatively new to the industry or a review for more experienced professionals. We will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the various approaches from the perspective of the owner, the engineer, and the contractor. We will also discuss how suppliers who focus on delivering project value can increase performance and profitability for their customers’ projects by understanding the details of how the project is being delivered.