Partnering With Architects
Through close communication and establishing mutually agreeable goals at the beginning of the project, outstanding results can be. The objective is a “win-win” attitude between all parties due to the design and construction process. There are already numerous examples of completed projects which have proven that the partnering process works. The essential elements DMA brings to the table is this:
- Commitment to partnering by the top management of every organization involved in the project.
- Trust relationship between all parties through personal relationships and open communication with mutual sharing and understanding of each party's risks and goals.
- A partnering charter developed jointly by all parties to the project which identifies specific mutual goals and objectives of the partnering participants for continuous evaluation and review against the agreed upon mutual goals.
- Timely resolution of any disputes at the lowest level possible during the project.