Published: October 3, 2011
Tags: Adam Gusse, alternative energy sources, Bill Kehoe, Brandherm, Building Commission, Carla Vigue, David Miller, Division of State Facilities, DOA, energy, Fred Risser, renewable energy, solar, UW System, wind, Wisconsin National Guard
Disagreement on the state Building Commission over how firmly to push agencies to include alternative energy sources in new buildings has left project planners stuck between two ideologies.
Published: August 11, 2011
Tags: Brandherm, Building Commission, CMAR, construction manager at risk, David Miller, Memorial Union, multiple-prime bidding, project delivery, University of Wisconsin System
By James Briggs The state Building Commission on Thursday placed on hold a request from the University of Wisconsin System to use the construction-manager-at-risk project delivery method. The move could signal a change — or, at least a clearer direction — in how the state grants waivers for CMAR. State law favors multiple-prime bidding, which [...]