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Reality check

Reality Check (#7 of 10 Principles)

Reality Check Successful projects need a reality check before finalizing the construction package at about the 50% complete point in the design process.   The design team will help establish allowance amounts for unselected items that will satisfy the client’s goals about quality without having to make all selections and designing all detail.  The reality check…

Team

Teamwork (#6 of 10 Principles)

Teamwork  At a recent grand opening to celebrate the 100% completion to celebrate the good results of teamwork for a residential project it was hard to remember who on the team was most responsible for driving the design.  The architectural principle could see the initial ideas were carried through design and construction.  The Project Architect…

Atlanta Urban Design Commission Award 2017

The 40th Annual Awards for Excellence allows the Atlanta Urban Design Commission to recognize projects, programs and individuals that have significantly contributed to the improvement of the built environment in the City of Atlanta, as well as the preservation of the City’s heritage. This year, Jones Pierce received the Award of Excellence in Contextual Infill…