Martin Page, PE, LEG, DBIA, of Shannon & Wilson has successfully completed the requirements for the nationally recognized Designated Design-Build Professionalô certification. The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) awarded designated status to Page upon his successful completion of coursework and formal examination in all aspects of design-build project delivery. By completing these requirements, candidates earn the right to display ďDBIAĒ after their names, identifying them to design-build end-users and the industry at large as professionals experienced in this form of project delivery.
ďI am excited about the DBIA certification because it conveys to my clients the message that I am capable and enthusiastic about providing innovative and creative solutions to our design-build teams and project owners,Ē said Page.
DBIA certification demonstrates commitment to design-build done right. These design and construction professionals have mastered the best practices associated with the entire design-build processófrom project procurement through post-award. Both A/E/C firms and public agencies train personnel from a variety of disciplines and departments in the best-practices developed by DBIA
Three years substantial design-build work experience is an additional prerequisite for Designated Design-Build Professionalô certification. Maintaining the credential requires a minimum of 24 hours of continuing education credit every two years.
Shannon & Wilson (shannonwilson.com) is an employee-owned consulting firm recognized by the industry and their clients to be among geotechnical and environmental consulting leaders in the Seattle community and nationwide. In-house capabilities include environmental science, engineering, geohydrology; geotechnical engineering and instrumentation; geology and geophysics; rock mechanics and underground engineering; and earthquake engineering. Shannon & Wilson was founded in 1954 and has offices in Alaska, California, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Oregon, and Washington.
Founded in 1993, the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) is the only organization that defines, teaches, and promotes best practices in design-build projects. Design-build is an integrated approach that delivers design and construction under one contract with a single point of responsibility. Owners select design-build to achieve best value while meeting schedule, cost and quality goals.