pdt-architect Image
Home              profile                      projects                  news                    contact


    Full Architectural Service

    Home Improvement

    Domestic Works 

    Energy Efficiency (B.E.R.)   

    Feasibility Studies

    Special Interest - Hockey


pdt-architect is a registered practice with the RIAI,
the representative body for Architects in Ireland
Full Architectural Service
envisages the involvement of an architect at every stage of a one off, new build project, from inception through to completion of the building. 

The various components of a full architectural service typically include:

    • taking client instructions, including site visit and assisting client to identify and define their requirements 
    • general advice on planning, building regulations and other relevant statutory requirements
    • outlining timetable for the project to client and discussion of various design options with client
    • preparation and presentation of sketch design, gaining client approval for the outline proposals
    • developing detailed design, consulting with the planning authority and any other relevant bodies such as fire authority
    • preparing and submitting application for planning permission
    • on obtaining planning permission, preparing documentation to comply with statutory requirements
    • preparation of drawings suitable for construction purposes
    • agreeing form of building contract and explaining client obligations thereunder
    • advising client on tender process, inviting tenders, appraising and reporting on tenders received
    • arranging for building contract to be signed by the selected contractor
    • administering the terms of the building contract,including inspecting the ongoing work onsite
    • preparing and providing further information as required for construction 
    • issuing certificates of payment during construction and at completion of the works
    • providing opinions of compliance with planning permission and building regulations
Architectural      Design      Experience
pdt-architect 21 Meadowbank, Bushy Park Road, Dublin 6   .   tel  01 405 5870   .    email info@pdt-architect.com