Design-Build Services

DBIA Recognizes Fort Carson Project
The Brigade Complex Company Operations Facility, Fort Carson, was recognized by DBIA with a Merit Award in the Civic Buildings category. The 56,000 SF facility was rated "Outstanding" by the US Army Corps of Engineers and is LEED Gold certified. Merrick designed the facility and Tepa EC, LLC constructed the building.

Merrick's 15 years in design-build with quality contractors has built our best practice solutions to ensure successful project delivery. Those practices include: 

  • Staying current in issues, methodologies, codes, standards, and innovation through participation in DBIA and other professional organizations.
  • Developing long-term relationships with quality contractors to create synergy and trust.
  • Providing best value solutions to meet the intent of RFPs and deliver projects on time and budget.
  • Providing positive experiences and successful projects to the owner by working as a team.
  • Utilizing the strengths of team members including constructability reviews and timely responses.
  • Using proven quality assurance procedures including design basis reviews,  discipline coordination reviews, independent technical reviews, and constructability reviews throughout with the contractor.
Strategic Planning
Development Facility, Andrews AFB, MD, D-B and LEED Gold

Control Tower, Dobbins AFB, GA


DBIA since 1999

For more information on design/build services:
James Doak, PE, DBIA


Fort Carson Brigade Complex recognized by DBIA