Design - Project Development - Plans, specifications and estimates quality management

Project Quality Management - Design

The Quality Management Office provides guidance and technical support for quality management initiatives for design projects. This process is a value added initiative to establish statewide standards of quality and limit unnecessary project schedule and budget overruns, and reduce change orders. Quality management is an integral component of project management and a natural complement to Cost Risk Estimating Management.

Design Guidance Memorandum

Processes and tools have been established in accordance with Project Development Memo #17-01 (pdf 99 kb) with an emphasis on producing quality PS&E’s.

Quality Management Guide for Design and PS&E

The Quality Management Guide to Design and PS&E (pdf 246 kb) establishes uniform methods and defines roles for quality management.  It’s goal, is the facilitation in delivery of PS&E packages that provide a measureable and reliable performance level related to design accuracy.

Region Quality Plans

Additional resources to aid in design-bid build projects