Best Services - Architect - Alberton - Gauteng
We are a dynamic architectural firm that prides itself on creating beautiful unique spaces specific to each client’s vision. Architectural design should facilitate human activity while providing a harmonious environment for the cohabitation of the surrounding natural elements. Architecture is a social art that provides a sense of place or being, inspiring people, promoting well-being, and offering spaces where a person may be at peace with themselves.
Our team is all about developing design concepts and ideas using a technical understanding of the brief at hand. We believe a refined architectural design requires a process of growth and elimination in order to achieve the best possible outcome and exceed our client’s expectations. Creative thinking is what we as a team pride ourselves on together with extensive research of innovative approaches in using new age products and materials.
Arcvisa Studio embraces all forms of architecture with true passion, providing a wide range of integrated design. Our services include full or partial architectural services to best suit each client’s requirements. Full Stage – Professional Architectural Design Process & Services: Arcvisa Studio embraces all forms of architecture with true passion, providing a wide range of integrated design. Our services include full or partial architectural services to best suit each client’s requirements.
Full Stage – Professional Architectural Design Process & Services:
Stage 1: Inception
Initial meet and greet. Receive and report on the client’s requirements regarding the client's brief; site location and orientation, rights and constraints; budgetary constraints, and the need for consultants.
Stage 2: Concept and Viability (Architectural Design & Concept Sketches)
Prepare an initial design and advise on: The intended space provisions and planning relationships; proposed materials and intended building services; the functional characteristics of the design and check to the conformity of the concept with the rights to the use of land.
Stage 3: Architectural Design Development
Develop the design by Confirming the scope and complexity; review the design and consult with local and statutory authorities; develop the design construction systems, materials, and components; incorporate services and the work of the consultants; Review the design and costings with consultants.
Stage 4: Documentation & Procurement
4.1 Prepare documentation needed for local authority/council submission which included: Co-coordinating technical documentation with the relevant consultants; prepare specifications for the works; review the costing and program with the consultants; obtain the clients' authority and submit documentation to local authorities for approval.
4.2 Complete construction/working drawing documentation and proceed to call for tenders which include:
The client’s authority to prepare documents for the execution of the works; obtain offers for the execution of the works; evaluate offers and recommend the use of a building contract; contract documentation is then prepared and arrangements made for the signing of the building contract.
Stage 5: Construction
Stages 5 and 6 are optional and are sometimes excluded from the architectural service provided.
The architectural service provided for this stage comprises of the administration of the building contract and includes: Handing over the site to the appointed contractor; issue a set of construction documentation; monitor sub-contractors design and documentation; monitor works on site according to the design and contract documentation; perform the duties and obligations assigned to the principal-agent, as set out in the JBCC building agreements or similar approved contract; issue the certificate of practical completion; assist the client to obtain the occupation certificate from the relevant local authority.
Stage 6: Close Out
The final stage of this process is the closeout of the project, which includes: The preparation of the necessary documentation for the completion and handover of the project; the architect shall issue the certificate related to the contract completion after the contractor’s obligations regarding the building contract are fulfilled; operating instruction manuals are made available to facilitate a smooth handover and operation of all systems in place; provide the client with as-built drawings and relevant technical and contractual undertakings and guarantees by the contractor and sub-contractors.
WHAT WE DO:
3D EXTERIOR ARCHITECTURE RENDERING
3D INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE RENDERING
3D PLAN VIEW AND SECTIONS
+27 83 511 4027 +27 82 318 7064