Founded in 2011, the DBIA New York City Chapter is based in Manhattan and supports members and activities throughout the five Boroughs and surrounding Counties. The chapter was established because of the high concentration of members, firms and construction activity in the City. Today, DBIA New York City Chapter has grown to include many diverse members from Contractors, Consultants and Owners who regularly participate in chapter events. The Chapter is a thriving organization that hosts around three to four design-build events annually.
We work closely with all DBIA Liberty chapters to achieve the mission and vision of the overall DBIA organization. As an integrated member of the Liberty DBIA Team we have been successful in growing membership, awareness and best practices through strategic communications, tactical networking, and ongoing research and education. On the chapter level, we have succeeded in hosting a number of events including evening presentations on current local design-build projects and seminars on best practices for critical issues such as bridging documents and bidding design-build projects successfully.
In keeping with DBIA National’s 2017 -2019 strategic planning priorities, DBIA New York City Chapter is focused on defining, teaching, and promoting design-build construction methodology best practices, delivering high-value content to all stakeholders that will universalize Design-Build Done Right; leverage the existing strengths of design-build; and deliver high-value content to all stakeholders.
President Trump is pushing the deadline for his promised steel tariff sanctions on the European Union, Canada, and Mexico to to June 1. Trump did reach preliminary agreements with with...read more
Now that New York has expanded its design-build authority for the third year in a row, DBIA Liberty Northeast and Women’s Transportation Seminar-Greater New York Chapter (WTS-GNY) are bringing...read more
The government agency overseeing a $1.2- billion expansion of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Manhattan’s far West Side bid its two-city-block-size effort as a design-build job. The winning...read more
This year DBIA celebrates its 25th anniversary with a variety of events and programs throughout the year. Visit the anniversary website for a sample of things to come, including new design-build...read more
Join DBIA this November 8-10 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia for the 2017 Design-Build Conference & Expo! The event will draw over 2,000 design-build professionals in the...read more
Construction on the long-awaited Hudson Tunnel Project, which will keep Amtrak running safely through the Northeast Corridor’s (NEC) Hudson River rail crossing between New Jersey and New York, is...read more
Nicole Malliotakis, state assemblywoman and NYC Mayoral hopeful, touted Design-Build at a recent news conference in Staten Island. She wants to modify a state law that would allow the city to...read more
The Metropolitan Transit Authority’s (MTA) R-Train Station renovation in Sunset Park, Brooklyn is complete and commuters are reaping the benefits. The construction team completed the project...read more
The Design-Build Conference & Expo, which will be held in Philadelphia this November 8-10, attracts over 2,000 industry professionals spanning the entire A/E/C community, including owners both...read more
New York’s largest Design-Build project to date, the former Tappan Zee Bridge, officially opens this Labor Day week-end. Thousands of drivers are expected to christen the $4 billion-dollar...read more