Join over 1000 members with representatives in 70 countries dedicated to dispute avoidance and resolution, prevention, and growth through the successful DB process. By becoming a member, you will become part of a movement to decrease the amount of litigated construction claims and network with others who are committed to expanding the use of DBs globally.

 

 

Join the DRBF and receive:

  • Networking and connecting opportunities with other industry professionals through annual events and committees.
  • Access to DRBF resources such as our online library including papers and presentations on the latest DB practices worldwide, sourced practitioners who have completed DRBF training, resources and training material to educate project staff on how to work with DBs, and solutions for DBs facing challenges.
  • Access to the DRBF Forum quarterly journal.
  • Discounts on DRBF training workshops and meetings.
  • The opportunity to engage in user groups discussing relevant industry topics such as lessons learned, new projects, industry challenges, and more.

Classes of Membership Include

  • Patron

    Patron memberships are for any Individual or Corporation dedicated to the DB process and in a position to provide such funds to the DRBF for its use in promoting the DB process. Members are listed in a separate, promotional grouping in the quarterly DRBF Newsletter Forum and the annual Membership Directory. A corporate Patron membership can include one additional company member.

  • Benefactor

    Benefactor memberships are for any Individual or Corporation dedicated to the DB process and in a position to provide such funds to the DRBF for its use in promoting the DB process. Members are listed in a separate, promotional grouping in the quarterly DRBF Newsletter Forum and the annual Membership Directory. A corporate Benefactor membership can include one additional company member.

  • Sustaining Professional/Sustaining Corporate

    Sustaining Professional/Sustaining Corporate memberships are for any Individual or Corporation in a position to support the aims of the DRBF with special assistance. A corporate Sustaining membership can include one additional company member.

  • Professional Member/Corporate Member

    Professional Member/Corporate Member memberships are for any individual, corporation, partnership, governmental, quasi-governmental, non-profit, and/or institutional organization, which is directly or indirectly involved in the construction process, with an interest in the activities or programs of the DRBF and wishing access to the DRBF’s informational resources. A corporate Professional membership can include one additional company member.

  • Individual

    Individual memberships are for any individual interested in supporting the DRBF.

  • Government Employee

    Government Employee memberships are for employees of a government agency or university.

  • Emerging Nation Individual

    Emerging Nation Individual memberships are for any individual residing in an emerging nation (as defined by the World Bank) interested in the activities of the DRBF. This membership level MUST have a valid email address–all correspondence, including newsletter, is by email.

  • Student

    Student memberships are for any individual attending an accredited university/college study program. This membership level MUST have a valid email address–all correspondence, including newsletter, is by email. Also, please provide the name of the university/college and study program.