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Small Practices: Designing for the Commonwealth—Opportunities for Small and Medium-Sized Firms

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    Free and open to the public.

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Join us for a presentation by the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance (DCAMM) for an overview of current design opportunities for smaller design practices. Learn more about the range of State-owned buildings that require periodic design services, Designer Selection Board (DSB) procurement process, “House Doctor” selection, and the registration requirements for firms interested in applying for State projects.
About DCAMM:
The Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance (DCAMM), an agency within the Executive Office for Administration and Finance (A&F) is responsible for capital planning, major public building construction, facilities management, and real estate services for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
DCAMM oversees the Commonwealth’s capital assets, totaling over 65 million square feet. The agency manages over $2 billion in capital projects, working with state agencies on the full cycle of their strategic facility needs. DCAMM directly manages 5.5 million square feet of state buildings, and for those buildings not managed by DCAMM, they assist client agencies using comprehensive and cost-effective maintenance and management strategies and standards.
Elizabeth Minnis AIA, Deputy Commissioner, Planning
Willard Perkins, PE, Executive Director, Designer Selection Board
Ganesh Ramachandran AICP, LEED AP, Senior Project Manager, Planning