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I am a part 2, architectural assistant with 7 years experience, undertaking projects at all RIBA work stages. I have a good knowledge of visualisation, graphics, software programming,more...I am a part 2, architectural assistant with 7 years experience, undertaking projects at all RIBA work stages. I have a good knowledge of visualisation, graphics, software programming, electronic engineering and have recently completed the MSc Adaptive Architecture and Computation at the Bartlett, UCL. Current architectural interests are directed towards improving knowledge of programming / CADCAM.
Work Experience Summary:
Volume 3 Ltd. Part 2, Architectural Assistant.
Nevsky, St Petersberg, Russian Federation.
Led design team in the production of sketch scheme masterplanning proposals for a prominent site in St. Petersburg. Additional responsibility for day to day running of small residential projects within London.
Heatherwick Studio / Foster & Partners. Part 2, Architectural Assistant.
Bund Financial Centre, Shanghai, China. Value £200,000,000. Work stage C-J.
Heatherwick Studio win competition scheme and form collaborative partnership with Foster and Partners to develop project to detail design stage. Member of design team from early Planning Permission to Detail Design submission. Specific responsibility for co-ordinating M&E information from consultants for North Plot Blocks and wider scheme, carpark ventilation strategy. Specific responsibility for developing Hotel component to Detail Design submission, including co-ordination of m&e / structural information, & hotel operator brief. Detail design developed alongside manufacturer information and architectural specification.
Paul Vick Architects, London. Part 2, Architectural Assistant.
Key Project Chatsworth Primary & Infants school, Hounslow.
project value £80,000.
Small two floor school extension. Project at stage E. Responsibility for producing & submitting building regs application drawings (part E, B & M) and supporting written documentation. Developed outline tender draft specification. Developed key details with subcontractor & co-ordinated structural information to scheme.
Abell Nepp, London. Part 2, Architectural Assistant.
Key Project Technical Hub, Cambridge.
project value £12m.
Medium sized Science laboratory located within university campus, Cambridge. Project at stage C with planning permission. Scheme progression to meet level of information required for D&B employers requirements.
Contributed to the production of GA sections and elevations with specific attention to envelope (facade and roof) design. Development included structural co-ordination, development of CAD information from sketch details & liaisons with product manufacturers for roof ventilation design. Further contribution included development of fire strategy drawings in line with fire engineers comments and development of drainage strategy in line with M&E comments.
Populous, London. Part 2, Architectural Assistant.
Key Project Plymouth Argyle FC, Plymouth.
project value £30m.
45,000 seat football stadium development as part of wider strategy for the 2018 England World Cup bid. Project at stage C with scheme progression required for planning application.
Contributed to the development of GA plans, sections and elevations for planning application. Developed 3D / BIM model to assist design development and provide visualisation / renders for planning application.
Dezeen, London. Editorial Assistant.
Responsibilities included writing and publishing articles for Dezeen online magazine.
Ian Simpson Architects, Manchester. Part 2, Architectural Assistant.
Key Project Gallowgate, Newcastle.
project value £80m work stage B-D contract Design and Build
Large mixed use scheme in Newcastle including keyworker, residential and student accommodation alongside Office, Hotel and Commercial space to ground floor.
Developed 3D visualisations for concept development. Contributed to the production of all sketch GA plans, sections and elevations for the scheme. Attended design team meetings and liaised with m&e and structural engineer to co-ordinate design information on key areas of the scheme (design of basement and substation).
Key Project Caledonian Rd, Islington.
project value £15m work stage C-D contract Design and Build.
Petrol station refurbishment with an additional 9 storey, (mixed private / social housing) with retail / petrol filling station to ground floor.
Responsibility for day to day running of job under supervision of project director. Maintained responsibility for sketch scheme development and production of initial drawings for planning submission. Key issues included UDP policy, PPG 15 guidance on apartment mixes, viewing corridors and height restrictions.
Key Project Ancoats Dispensary, New Islington, Manchester.
project value £1.2m work stage E-J contract In house.
Grade 2 listed building conversion. Design proposal included 13 residential apartments with A1, A2, A3 commercial space to ground floor.
Responsibility for day to day running of job under supervision of project director. Regularly attended meetings with client, contractor, planning officers, consultants, quantity surveyor & CDM co-ordinator. Worked closely with m&e / structural engineer, contractor, quantity surveyor and product manufacturers to develop production information. Managed project admin. Key project phases included working drawing progression, production information for roof, balcony, window tender packages, development of tender documentation, tender action and initial site construction.
Key Project Jacksons Wharf, Castlefield, Manchester.
project value £10m work stage C-D contract Design & Build.
118 private residential units with A1/A2/A3 commercial space to ground floor. Located in Castelfield conservation area.
Responsibility for day to day running of job under supervision of project director. This included full design development, project admin and majority of consultant and client liaisons. Consultants and further client liaisons included landscape architects, 3D visualisation team, model makers, local residents, estate agents, developers, GM police, breeam assessors, bat survey team and MCC planning department. I produced a strong set of drawings, assisted with the development of the Design & Access statement and assembled all documentation for planning submission.
Key Project Origin, Manchester.
project value £50m work stage C-J contract Design and Build
Mixed use scheme comprising 3 blocks of residential, hotel and office accommodation including A1, A2, A3 commercial space to ground floor. Sited in Whitworth St. conservation area and tentative Unesco world heritage site.
Assisted in development of all GA plans, sections and elevations for planning submission. Attended design team meetings and regularly liaised with consultants to co-ordinate information towards planning submission. Typical responsibilities included design development of the office component and basement, including co-ordination of information from structural engineer, m&e, fire engineer and highways consultant. Responsibilities during work stage D-J included development of production information for Hotel component, assistance in design development of cladding tender package and detail design changes to basement whilst site construction progressed.
Broadway Malyan, London. Part 1, Architectural Assistant.
Worked on a small number of residential schemes within London at various Riba work stages. Design assistant on Metro Central Heights, Southwark (work stage D - F). Responsibilities included general design development to include co-ordination of m&e and structural information and detail design to specific areas of the scheme.
Broadway Malyan, Manchester. Part 1, Architectural Assistant.
Worked on a small number of mixed use schemes within Manchester and the North West. Key projects included Worsley Mill (work stage D-J). Assisted in design progression, attending meetings with client, quantity surveyor, consultants and planning officers. Maintained sole responsibility for developing Greenside Place Bridge Link, Edinburgh (work stage B-C), under supervision of project director.
Harrison Ince, Manchester. Part 1, Architectural Assistant.
Three months work experience during final year of architectural degree. Responsibilities included assisting in design of a number of restaurant / bar projects at various Riba work stages. Particular responsibilities included the development of sketch proposals, planning application drawings and detail design drawings for tender submission.
Education Summary: 09-10
MSc Adaptive Architecture and Computation.
Thesis project - development of robotic system for additive layer manufacturing, CADCAM. Applied skills and knowledge include software programming, electronic engineering & emergent systems.
Part 2 Diploma in Architecture.
Thesis project - evolutionary / genetic architecture.
Manchester School of Architecture.
BA (Hons) Architecture (2:1).
Manchester Metropolitan University.
Foundation Diploma in Art and Design.
Central England University.
BSc (Hons) Industrial Information Technology (2:1).