RedVector RV-10444

The Ultimate Project Manager, Chapter 20: Alternative Project Delivery Methods

The Ultimate Project Manager, Chapter 20: Alternative Project Delivery Methods

1 hr. Online Course

Level: Intermediate

Item#: RV-10444

SME: Michael D'Alessandro

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Design-bid-build may still be the dominant method of project delivery in the AEC industry, but its popularity is in decline. Change is taking place in the AEC industry as alternative project delivery methods become a more popular choice, and project managers need to adapt to the changing marketplace.
 
In the twentieth course of this series, we will take a look at the changes and discuss the advantages and risks involved in the selection of alternative project delivery methods.
Course Objectives
At the conclusion of this course you will be able to:
  • Describe the design‐build project delivery method.
  • List the strengths and weaknesses of design‐build.
  • Explain the design‐build selection process.
  • List different design‐build organizations.
  • Identify and manage design‐build risks.
  • Describe the execution of design‐build projects.
  • List 7 keys to a successful design‐build project.
  • Define Integrated project delivery (IPD).
  • List the benefits of IPD.
  • Name 8 challenges to IPD implementation.
  • Discuss IPD contracts.
  • Define Public‐private partnerships (P3).
  • Discuss developing P3 clients.
  • Identify risk potential in P3 projects.
  • List 7 keys to P3 successes.
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Michael D'Alessandro
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Mr. D'Alessandro has been involved with the A/E Design and Construction Industry for more than 20 years. Prior to joining PSMJ Resources, Inc., he was with Parsons Infrastructure and Technology Group as a Principal Project Manager. His responsibilities included project management, proposal preparation, department management, and human resources management.

His extensive project management experience includes engineering, procurement, ranging in capital value from $1 million to $55 million. He has also been responsible for management of fast-track multi-discipline projects involving equity placement for both domestic and international facilities.

During his tenure as a Project/Client Manager, he successfully completed capital projects in 18 different countries. He has worked with some of the largest global companies by consistently demonstrating the ability to accomplish project budget and schedule objectives with a high degree of client satisfaction.

As a consultant, he has provided project management training since 1990 and has been involved in strategic planning for design/build initiatives and work process improvements for small project environments. He has also served as a Quality Council member, leading efforts to measure client satisfaction and improve design productivity.

Michael has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a Masters Degree in Environmental Engineering. He is also certified by the Project Management Institute as a Project Management Professional (PMP) and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Michael is also a registered professional engineer in a number of states and is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Environmental Engineers.
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Course Reviews (6)
Content was very good, but I'm not sure how dated it is
By (Engineer) on Jan, 26, 2021
Content was very good, but I'm not sure how dated it is. References were made to 2010 or earlier, so I'm not sure how content may have evolved from 2010 - 2020
very good overview of the benefits and challenges of these delivery methods
By on Feb, 19, 2021
very good overview of the benefits and challenges of these delivery methods
thanks
By (Professional Organization) on Jun, 22, 2020
thanks
Content was clear
By (Architect, Professional Organization) on Oct, 01, 2020
Content was clear
Project delivery was not as interesting of a topic
By on Nov, 24, 2020
Project delivery was not as interesting of a topic.
Several of the intermediate questions had answers that did not match up to the question
By on Mar, 04, 2021
Several of the intermediate questions had answers that did not match up to the question.