ARCHITECTURAL SERVICES

STAGE 1 : APPRAISAL AND DEFINITION OF THE PROJECT

Receive, appraise and report on the Client’s requirements with particular regard to site information, planning and statutory regulations and budget. Advise the Client on:

  • Procedures to meet his requirements.

  • The need for appointment of consultants.

  • Method of contracting.

STAGE 2 : DESIGN CONCEPT

Advised by any consultants appointed, prepare a design concept in broad outline showing intended space provision, planning relationships, materials and services to be used Advise the Client on:

  • The technical and functional characteristics of the project as proposed.

  • The estimated costs in relation to the budget.

  • The anticipated project programme.

STAGE 3 : DESIGN DEVELOPMENT

  • Develop the design concept in sufficient detail to :

  • Define the construction of the building.

  • Spatially coordinate the work designed by consultants and specialists.

  • Review the design with the relevant authorities.

STAGE 4 : TECHNICAL DOCUMENTATION

  • Prepare construction documentation and coordinate the documentation with the work designed by consultants and specialists.

  • Obtain approval from the relevant authorities.

  • Review the estimated costs of the works in relation to the budget.

  • Prepare documents to procure offers for the execution of the works.

STAGE 5 : CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION AND INSPECTION

  • Obtain offers for the execution of the works and advice the Client regarding the award of the building contract. 

  • Prepare contract documentation and arrange for the signing thereof. 

  • Administer and perform the duties assigned to the Architect in the building contract.

  • Provide the Client with as-built drawings, certificates, relevant technical data and guarantees from suppliers on completion of the works.

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Tel: +27 11 486 0495, Fax: +27 11 486 0575

Email: apmi@global.co.za

© 2019 by Sven Muller / APMI Architects.