Experienced sustainability and corporate social responsibility Manager; driven by integrity and strong ethical principles. A Confident Leader with passion in Sustainability and Constructability in the projects. Cleanly communicates and reframes complex issues. Strong team player and leader; inspires and challenges others to achieve their potential for development in business for the company.
Area of Expertise:
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY(CSR)
STRATEGIC PLANNING AND INTEGRATION
BOARD AND TEAM LEADERSHIP
Summary of Experience:
Grade A Architect, B.Arch Graduate, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP, with 12 year experience in contracting company, consulting firms in Qatar and India. Completed training in Project Management Professional for PMP certification.
Experience in Consultancy firm, contracting company and Project Management as Architect in Projects of various scales from Individual Villas to Residential Township, Palace Club House, Apartments, IT Hub (LEED Platinum Rated) Business Hotels, Tourism Projects, Educational buildings, Shopping Malls, Interiors.
Experience as Subject Matter Expert for GBCI with item writing and review stages.
Experience in managing and driving Design team including Junior Architects, MEP Engineers, Quantity Surveyors and CAD Operators in Design / Calculation / Technical Reviews/ Procurement of Building Materials / Shop Drawing Preparation / Planning of the Look Ahead Programme and submittal process by making sure they are of highest standard and in line with project milestones of the construction team.
Develop design strategies and design guidelines for projects. Detailed analysis of drawings as per International Building Code, local building bye-laws, LEED Principles, Project specifications, Construction Standards and schedules and BOQs to identify sub-contract package(s) scope of work in conjunction with Procurement Department, Commercial Department and Technical teams.
Chairing package co-ordination meetings and driving the design development/ co- ordination process with all sub-contractors through the various build phases – structure, façade/ envelope, internal finishes, external works/ finishes.
Attending Technical/ Design Team meetings and managing the relationship with the Design Consultants, handling of TQs, RFIs, CVIs, Quality Control issues, As Built document preparation.
Close liaison with the MEP,Planning, and QA/QC Departments on the delivery of the package design/ build ability aspects.
Assistance/ Backup to Commercial department on claims pertaining to design changes, impact of lack of information or delay in information’s etc.,
Managing the As-built drawing, Risk Assessment and Operation & Maintenance documentation.
Working knowledge in essential software’s such as Autodesk Revit,AutoCAD 2D & 3D, Microsoft office package, Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat, Primavera P6 Version 7.0,Google Sketch up & Corel draw.
Sustainability Manager / Associate Architect at Kirti,Bangalore [February 2014 –July 2019]
Projects: Cap-Terney Resorts, Seychelles,Emirates group
Green Residential Development, Malligai Estates,TamilNadu,India
Guide project teams through the entire certification process. As the LEED facilitator, provide Project Team Input, Sustainability Credit Assessment, handle technical issues and all needed interaction with USGBC. Reviewing all LEED® submittals and back-up documentation to ensure accuracy prior to submission of credits to the USGBC.As a LEED AP, aided the user/builder/architect to achieve the most optimized solution in regard to the Green Building strategies.
Develop proposals to confirm to the guidelines as prescribed by the USGBC through its Indian chapter
Indian Green Building Council.
Expertise in building services and efficient designs along Green Building principles ensures
High standards in line with project milestones of the construction team
Research/submit Credit Interpretation Requests (CIRs)
Technical Review of energy modelling and audits including verification
Interpretation of MEP services with architectural design to decrease the carbon footprint of the project
Study of trade-offs for the effective and smart design in the project and identification of alternative materials which suits the design criteria and requirement of the Client
Maintaining accounts and segregation for the recycling activities of the building activities
Day to day monitoring of building materials for the documentation of regional materials for pursuing LEED credits
Encourage site construction team to plan the material schedule in line with look ahead programme to avoid wastage and thus reduction in recyclables
LEED online Administration services,LEED Submittals, Appeals and all Follow up work
Oceanus Green Park,106800 sq.m,India
Coordinate design reviews with other packages design review manager and all project team reviewers
Responsible for resolving design issues with Design Consultant and communicating those issues to the project delivery team
Review all comments for relevance and consistency for sustainability approach for the projects
Provide technical leadership to assure that all technical work reviewed is of high quality, accurate, and within the context of schedule and budget
Assure design is in conformance with contractual requirements
Assure that all design submissions meet the quality standards set forth in the contract document .
Part of the Design Review Team to develop and continuously improve the design review process and to maintain quality
Implement and follow Quality Assurance Program procedures for site activities
Coordinate the work of the project team with other engineering disciplines through liaison with other professionals. Monitor the work of staff allocated to specific packages to ensure that technical competence and performance meet the requirements of allocated packages. Ensure that the project is delivered on time and on budget.
Ensure that all executed work by the Contractor is made in accordance with the project specifications, client directives and contract documents
Prepare proposals, design solutions and identify clashes on site and provide remedies in coordination with all stakeholders
Technical Architect for AABCO, Dubai, a subcontractor of URBACON Contracting Co,Doha, Qatar for the project Al-Wajba Palace Club House
[November 2012 –December 2013 ]
Detailed analysis of drawings,preparation and coordination of shop drawings with the technical team in Serbia, specifications, schedules and BOQs,documentation of the project to identify sub-contract package(s) scope of work in conjunction with Procurement Dept, Commercial Dept and individual project teams.
Attending Technical/ Design Team meetings and managing the relationship with the Design Consultants, handling of RFIs, CVIs, etc
Close liaison with the MEP, Planning, QA/QC Departments on the delivery of the package design/ buildability aspects
Provide Clarification with supporting standards for RFIs related to Design Consultants intents
Provide deliverables, schedule input to Consultants and Contractors, and ensure on-time delivery of documents.
Senior Architect /Sustainability Coordinator at Ajit Associates, leading consultant with Head Office in Kochi, Kerala with branch offices in Hyderabad, Trivandrum and U.K.
[August 2009-October 2013]
My involvement in the projects were in design and project management of Government and Private Architectural projects such as Township,Office Buidings,Tourism Projects, and luxury villa s. Developing design in line with client’s needs, building usage and environmental impact.
Hospitality/Office Project: CDAC-Centre for Development of Advanced Computing,a Central Government Instituition at Trivandrum,India in application oriented research, design and development for various industrial and customer requirement.The Codes followed in the project are as follows: Local Building rule, National building code for Fire protection Services, Pollution Control codes.
Tourism Project : Master Plan for Kinfra Park and Office Research institute for Kinfra,Kochi .
Projected Cost: Rupees 1 billion
Master Plan For Sabarimala,a pilgrimage of Kerala Projected Cost: Rupees 2 billion
Residential Project: Township for AWHO (Army Welfare Housing Organization),Kochi .I was involved in analyzing the design regulations and coordinating the services of various High rise buildings so that the township in the city encompasses the entire design concepts. Was involved in the preparation and submission of documents for obtaining the Environmental clearance from Ministry of Environment, India and was awarded "SILVER “Grading to the project as per the provisions of Environmental Impact Notification-1994.The Codes followed in the project are as follows: Local Building Rule, National building code for Fire protection Services, Kerala backwater (construction ) rules, Cochin Structural plan, Pollution Control codes, Aviation Clearance, Environmental Impact Assessment for Ministry of Environment and Forest. Projected Cost: Rupees 1 billion
Project Architect at Ar.Prasanth,Prasanth&Associates,Kochi,Kerala[October 2006 –July 2009 ]
Played as a Team leader in charge of timely and profitable completion of the project. Coordinates with project team of 5-10, consults with clients, Contractors, MEP, structural engineers and execute designs on site
Commercial Project : Oberon Mall Kochi,India-25000Sq.m .Kerala’s’ first shopping mall with the finest fully integrated shopping space and multiplex comprising four theatres. The entire project is monitored from design, to execution and completion of the project.
Residential Project : Marjoram Housing,Kochi, Residence for Mr.Shibu Charlie, Thengod.Kochi
Esperanza Apartment project for Mather Builders, Kakkanad, Kochi, Interior of
Apartments, Individual Villas,Offices
Architect at N.M Salim Associates, Calicut, Kerala [April 2005-September 2006]
Initial role was that of junior architect assisting senior architects in preparation of working drawings, design development. Eventually I was assigned individual projects and engaged in Concept evolution, design development, coordinating with MEP, executing the project in site, product selection and in building finishing schedule based on Clients requirements.
Hospitality Projects: Grand Hotel, Kochi, Indroyal Hotels, Kochi
Interior projects : Lulu convention Centre, Kerala, Nedumbassery Airport interiors
Residential : Villas, Dubai
Commercial/Office: Bearys Global Research Triangle, award winning LEED Platinum rated building. I was Involved in Providing draft documents or templates to the team for preparation of documentation.
Architectural Trainee at M/s Atulya Associates, Thrissur, Kerala(6 months training as part of Bachelor of Architecture Degree Course)
Bachelor of Architecture from College of Engineering Trivandrum, Kerala University, India
LEED AP BD+C from Green Building Certification Institute, United States of America
WELL AP from IWBI, United States of America
#21326 : UPDA Grade A Architect
#1085842 : LEED Accredited Professional Building Design and Construction (LEED AP_BD+C)
From Green Building Certification Institute(GBCI),USA
# 000******* : WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP) from International Well Building
# CA/2009/41588: Registered Member of Council of Architecture, India
# 17055 : Associate Member of Indian Institute of Architects, India
Contact Number : 009**-********
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Date of Birth : 20 July 1982
Nationality : Indian
Passport No : P0038432
Skype id : tina_nath
Visa status : Family visa