Partnering

Ensuring success on projects
large and small

Sample Team Charter

Project: ICC Contract B — "Do It Right the First Time"


We, the partners of the ICC Contract B Design-Build Team, using open communication, commit to meeting Project requirements and exceeding Project goals and expectations for Safety, Environment, Quality, Schedule, Budget, Community Outreach, Work Processes and Issue Resolution. We will direct our efforts at providing a superior product, with sensitivity to the expectations and needs of all stakeholders, including the community. Our goal is to design and construct an outstanding Project using innovative and time-proven strategies and skills that set the standard for project communication, integrity and excellence in teamwork.

We will use Partnering principles and open communication to:

  • Design, plan, implement and emphasize SAFETY for ALL in all of our actions and attitudes
  • Meet the requirements and exceed the expectations for ENVIRONMENTAL commitments at all organizational levels
  • Maintain EXCELLENCE through QUALITY design and workmanship by emphasizing a “Right the First Time” attitude
  • Complete all tasks and the Project on or ahead of SCHEDULE and under BUDGET
  • Foster TEAMWORK by creating an environment of open COMMUNICATION, TRUST and RESPECT
  • We will be a good neighbor by VALUING the diverse interests of the community, businesses and other stakeholders
  • Promote COOPERATION through thoughtful utilization of the ISSUE RESOLUTION process
  • Manage the project processes to ensure the DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE, ON-THE-JOB-TRAINING, and EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY programs’ goals are met or surpassed
  • Have FUN and take PRIDE in our work by recognizing, celebrating, and enjoying our accomplishments, awards, and roles