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The 3PQ Process

With more than $8 billion in project value, the 3PQ Acquisition & Management System has proven high performance results throughout the United States, and across a diverse range of project types: all with award-winning results.

3PQ Award Winning Results
  • White House GreenGov Presidential Award

  • The American Institute of Architects

  • The Design-Build Institute of America

  • Engineering News Record

  • Air Force Center for Engineering and Environment

  • McGraw-Hill Construction Best of the Best Award

From the "world's largest Net Zero Energy office building" (US Department of Energy/NREL Research Support Facility) to the Nation's first "Performance-Based Design-Build" wastewater treatment facility in Liberty, Missouri. The 3PQ Process defines innovation, delivery speed, value, and excellence for the design and construction industry: as proven by dozens of regional and national awards.


ASHRAE White Paper


US Department of Energy: Research Support Facility

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Golden Colorado

An in-depth look at how the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory used the "3PQ" performance-based design-build contract process to build one of the world's most energy efficient office buildings / data centers.

How can a "Procurement Process" achieve the owner's project targets and goals?

DOE Report

Take a deeper dive into the "Performanced-Based Design-Build Process"!
Available at Amazon & Goodreads
"A/E/C Marketing Fundamentals"
By David M Shelton, et al
Provides details to "Alternative Project Delivery" based on broad-based concepts and principles; including 3PQ organizational principles.

Preview Chapter 3

"The World's Greenest Buildings"
By Jerry Yudelson, et al
Among the thousands of green buildings out there, which are the best, and how do we know?
With a detailed look at how 3PQ created one of the worlds greenest buildings.
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