Published: September 28, 2011
Tags: Bob Brandherm, Building Commission, Camp Randall Stadium, CMAR, construction manager at risk, Dave Miller, Division of State Facilities, Gordon Hintz, Higher Education Subcommittee, McClain Center, Memorial Union, multiple-prime bidding, project delivery, single-prime bidding, University of Wisconsin System, UW System, Van Wanggaard
The University of Wisconsin System can use construction-manager-at-risk for its Memorial Union theater project, but the bid opening must be transparent.
Published: September 20, 2011
Tags: ABC, AGC, Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin, Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin, Badger Performance Center, Building Commission, Camp Randall Stadium, CMAR, construction manager at risk, Jim Boullion, Memorial Union, Memorial Union theater, multiple prime, project delivery, single prime, Steve Arndt, University of Wisconsin-Madison, UW-Madison, UW-Oshkosh, Van Wanggaard
Fear of losing contract transparency is driving skepticism over a bill that would give the state more freedom to choose how it awards and delivers projects.
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 [...]