6 Advantages of Design Build Construction for Commercial Office Space

First things, first – What is design build construction?

Design-build construction is a project delivery method. It combines the design and construction phases of a project into one seamless process. There are documented advantages to this way versus the traditional method of hiring different firms for each phase. These are the top six. Each photo is a clickable link to some of our favorite projects.

1. Single point of contact

With design-build, the owner has a single point of contact for the entire project. That simplifies communication and reduces the likelihood of miscommunication or conflicts between the design and construction teams.

2. Faster project delivery

Design-build construction can be completed more quickly than traditional construction methods because the design and construction phases are integrated. This can be especially advantageous for commercial office space projects that have tight timelines.

3. Cost savings

Design-build construction can be more cost-effective than traditional construction methods because the design-build team can work together to identify cost-saving opportunities throughout the project.

4. Improved collaboration

With design-build, the design and construction teams work together from the beginning of the project, which can lead to better collaboration and more innovative solutions.

5. Greater design flexibility

Because the design and construction teams work together from the beginning of the project, there is greater flexibility to make changes to the design as the project progresses.

6. Reduced risk

Design-build construction can help reduce the risk of delays and cost overruns because the design-build team is responsible for the entire project from start to finish.

Overall, design-build construction can be a highly effective approach for commercial office space projects, providing faster project delivery, improved collaboration, cost savings, and greater design flexibility.

Infinity Group is a design-driven architecture and construction firm. We guide those responsible for developing next-generation workspaces across the US, using a methodology that offers clients critical insight and control over their projects at every step, resulting in an elevated process and final product.