There seems to be a persistent divide in the industry between “design” and “construction” as if the two were mutually exclusive. The divide can be a recipe for disappointment, missed environmental performance, costly upkeep, or, worse, project failure. This panel will explore ways to improve outcomes and practice opportunities.
Review current industry trends and practices that challenge effective landscape architectural roles during construction.
Understand the critical role construction oversight plays in performances-based design and how to leverage this understanding to expand the landscape architect’s role during the building process.
Learn how to engage "construction thinking” to improve project outcomes during all phases of design, construction, and post-construction.
Explore expanded practice opportunities focused on providing improved construction services, including peer reviews, construction management, and the owner’s representative services.