Ventura County Medical Center Hospital Replacement Wing
Date: February 7, 2019
Location: Farmer & The Seahorse, San Diego
Description: San Diego Chapter Lunch Program, A TALE OF TWO CAMPUSES – HOW UC AND CSU APPROACH DESIGN-BUILD PROCUREMENT TO BUILD HIGH FUNCTIONING AND COLLABORATIVE TEAMS. The University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) systems have both embraced design-build for over a billion dollars in construction projects. Both systems have different procurement methods that have evolved over the past two decades to deliver innovative projects with high performing and collaborative teams. Brian Pratt is the Campus Architect and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Design & Construction Services at the University of California, Irvine. He will overview the approaches to project delivery for the ten UC campuses and discuss the future of design-build at UCI. Robert Schulz is the University Architect and Associate Vice President of Real Estate, Planning & Development at San Diego State University. He will discuss how and why his CSU campus utilizes collaborative design-build to bring innovation to deliver projects. Both speakers will describe case studies on recent projects and future procurement opportunities at their respective campus.