I'm curious to know other consulting engineers' experience with design-build contracts in New York. From what I've read, it is illegal for a GC to subcontract professional design services to a third-party. Generally speaking it sounds as if design-build is illegal in NY (there seems to be some exceptions with public work) if the GC is the prime. I've read that a three-way contract between owner, contractor, and designer is an option for design-build in NY. Appreciate your thoughts, thanks.
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