Missouri is the latest state in the nation to adopt alternative procurement legislation, thanks to a handful of local A/E/C professionals and organizations. The new law, which went into effect this week, allows public agencies to use the design-build procurement method for all types of design and construction. It’s a process that’s promising to drive innovation and value for those who use it correctly.
While millennials may be flipping traditional working models upside down, each generation has a unique perspective on individual leadership, communication, problem solving and decision-making. Design Build Institute of America-Mid America Region recently held a multi-generational panel to discuss the different issues, challenges and opportunities that this diverse workforce provides.