Federal Government


Some of the many benefits of design-build include: comprehensive start-to-finish services, single source of responsibility for design and construction, cost and schedule controlled by a single entity GMP established during design phase, value analysis performed by Mortenson during design phase, enables fast-track project delivery, fewer change orders than other methods of delivery, Owner involvement can be according to Owner preference, and utilizes key subcontractor expertise during the design process.

Mortenson Construction is rated 18th among the top 100 design-build firms in the nation (ENR 2016) and, in the past 16 years, has been the recipient of 25 National Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) awards for projects across the country, including 4 national awards for Department of Defense projects, including the P-302 Type II Maintenance Hangar and Aircraft Parking Apron at NAS Jacksonville, FL (2011), The Submarine Escape Training School at NSB New London, Groton, CT(2008), the Fort Carson Warrior in Transition Barracks at Fort Carson, CO (2012), and the Wilderness IBCT Complex COFs and TEMFs, also at Fort Carson, CO (2011). Most recently, Mortenson received the 2016 National DBIA Design-Build National Award of Excellence and the National Award of Merit in the “Industrial” category for the U.S. Coast Guard FRC Homeport Upgrades in Ketchikan, AK. Mortenson has over 60 DBIA-certified Associates and Professionals on staff.