Ethical Issues in Design-Build - 3 PDH
2. What is Design-Build?
3. Construction Delivery and Construction Procurement Processes
4. Subjective and Objective Criteria for Construction Procurement
5. Ethical Issues
6. Resolving the Ethical Issues
7. The Road Forward
Learn the elements of design-build.
Learn the difference between a construction delivery and a construction procurement process.
Learn to distinguish subjective criteria for award of design-build contracts from objective criteria.
Learn the fundamental elements of a construction delivery process.
Learn the fundamental elements of a construction procurement process.
Learn how “best value” and “point systems” can be inappropriately manipulated.
Learn the two serious ethical issues engineers are faced with in design-build.
Learn the steps individual engineers and engineering societies can take to rationalize these ethical issues.
Learn what the engineer needs to do to protect himself when interest of the owner and general contractor conflict.
Learn the importance of integrity in public agency and private company procurement.