Procurement is one of the most important factors in the success of construction projects its pivotal throughout the entire project during both design and construction phases and it relies heavily on the experience market knowledge and resources of the project managers successful procurement is also dependent on project managers using reliable strategies to meet the objectives . In the construction industry the term procurement is often used to refer to the selection of the main contractor for the construction of the works the procurement routes most commonly followed in the uk for the selection of the main contractor are traditional contract single stage design and build two stage design and build management . Epc contracts sometimes called turnkey contracts are similar to design and build contracts in that there is a single contract for the design and construction of the project but generally with an epc contract the client has less say over the design of the project and the contractor takes more risk. The design build method of construction contracting has grown over the last decade a look at the pros and cons written by edward j pabor and richard pennington 1st april 2012 over the last decade the public procurement profession has seen greater use of alternative delivery methods of
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