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Material and equipment acquisition
Inspection and quality control
As-built survey for acceptance and record purposes
Training for operation and maintenance
Turnover, warranty and record drawings.
The Contractor employs the designer(s) of record (DOR). The DOR must
personally ensure the integrity of all extensions of the designs and ensure that all
equipment and materials meet the design criteria requirements. This is a D-B Contractor
function, not a Government function, which is a significant role reversal from design-bid-
PROJECT DEFINITION. In addition to establishing the roles of the
Government and D-B Contractor, the RFP preparer must present a definition of the
project in sufficient detail to allow a proposal to be prepared by the prospective D-B
Contractor. Chapter 2 includes a discussion of the development of various levels of
project criteria that define the technical aspects of the project.