Risk Transfer

It is in municipalities' best interest when implementing major water and wastewater capital projects to choose a delivery method that provides the highest level of risk transfer. For an in-depth anaylsis of the advantages and disadvantages of these delivery methods, download the study Delivery Methods for Water Infrastructure Development.

PERC Water prides itself on guaranteeing the design, construction costs and delivery schedule at the conceptual phase of each project.

PERC Water's unique Customized Design Report (CDR™) package provides a comprehensive plan at the earliest stage of a project, outlining the proposed development of the project. The PERC Water CDR™ services include an analysis and proposal for the project and a written CDR™ providing:
  • A guaranteed design, build and operate cost (including a life cycle cost analysis)
  • A construction schedule
  • A facility performance guarantee
PERC Water can assume additional risks depending on what kind of public-private partnership (PPP) approach the client chooses:

Risk Allocation

  Traditional Design-Bid-Build PERC Water Design-Build Approach (DB) PERC Water Design-Build-Operate Approach (DBO) PERC Water Design-Build-Operate-Finance Approach (DBOF)

Design & Build

Design/Build Cost Client PERC Water PERC Water PERC Water
Schedule Completion Client PERC Water PERC Water PERC Water
Construction Warranties Client PERC Water (Minimum Statutory Period) PERC Water
PERC Water
 

Asset
Management

Water Quality Performance Client Client PERC Water PERC Water
Capital Replacement Client Client PERC Water PERC Water
Power Client Client PERC Water PERC Water
Biosolids Client Client PERC Water PERC Water
Life Cycle Costs Client Client PERC Water PERC Water
Operation & Maintenance Client Client PERC Water PERC Water
 

Financing

Long Term Financing Client Client Client PERC Water/
Financing Partner
Interest Rate Client Client Client PERC Water/
Financing Partner

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