A Comparison Between The (Design-Build DB) and (Design-Bid-Build DBB) Approaches Used in the Jordanian Construction Sector and Clarify the Risks Associated with Each Approach

  • Sharaf Al-Deen Waleed AL-Smadi Universiti Putra Malaysia
  • Abdalrahman Hammoudah Yousef Alhndawi Universiti Putra Malaysia
Keywords: Construction Management, Risks, Design-Build, Design-Bid-Build, Construction Safety
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The continual need for building in developing economies and countries such as Jordan increases the obstacles and problems faced by Project Management Units in completing projects on time, with quality assurance, and at lower prices. However, as more and more new types of project management approaches such as (Design-Bid DB) are introduced, the binding conditions of contracts are growing tougher in order to reduce risks during project execution. In this paper, the researcher tries to provide a fair comparison between (Design-Bid-Build DBB) and (Design-Build DB) approaches which are already used in the construction project in Jordan and offering a good vision for both owners and contractors equally


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19 October, 2021
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AL-Smadi, S., & Alhndawi, A. (2021). A Comparison Between The (Design-Build DB) and (Design-Bid-Build DBB) Approaches Used in the Jordanian Construction Sector and Clarify the Risks Associated with Each Approach. East African Journal of Engineering, 4(1), 1-12. https://doi.org/10.37284/eaje.4.1.442