The preferred project delivery method. There is a reason 100 of ENR's Top 400 General Contractors use CMAR as the project delivery method for over 75% of their work. Leverage CMAR as part of your growth strategy.
Making the right decision on market strategy is the most highly leveraged decision that a contractor will make for sustainable growth. Part of that decision includes what the primary project delivery method(s) you will use.
The Design-Bid-Build (DBB) method of project delivery is easily the most familiar to owners, architects and contractors. No contractor should ever lose their ability to compete, win and build profitable projects using this method of delivery.
The Design-Build method of project delivery eliminates a couple of the major negatives inherent in the Design-Bid-Build method integrating construction and design by putting the contractor fully in charge of the process.
Project Owners can minimize the markups for overhead and profit by contracting directly with the specialty contractors and hiring a Construction Management (CM) firm to work as their agent. This project delivery method is called CM Agency or Multi-Prime.