Presentation on theme: "Growing the Value of Your Firm through Supplemental Architectural Services May 2011."— Presentation transcript:
Growing the Value of Your Firm through Supplemental Architectural Services May 2011
Site Analysis / Site Evaluation & Planning Supplemental Service NJMC Center for Environmental and Scientific Education, New Jersey Fredric A Rosen, Architect Image courtesy of the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission
Site Analysis / Site Evaluation & Planning Supplemental Service Why a Client May Need These Services To evaluate development constraints and opportunities for a site To assess one or more sites as a basis for purchase To assess the infrastructure characteristics of a site To gain information as a basis for a zoning variance
Site Analysis / Site Evaluation & Planning Supplemental Service Knowledge and Skills Required Knowledge of climate, topography, soils, and natural features Knowledge of site utility distribution systems Ability to evaluate site access and circulation factors Understanding of building siting considerations Familiarity with planning and zoning ordinances Ability to analyze multiple factors objectively Ability to work with related or specialty disciplines
Site Analysis / Site Evaluation & Planning Supplemental Service Representative Process Tasks Program investigation Site inventory and analysis Site evaluation Report development
Site Analysis / Site Evaluation & Planning Supplemental Service B203–2007, Standard Form of Architects Services: Site Evaluation and Planning AIA Document B203–2007 is intended for use where the architect provides the owner with services to assist in site selection for a project. Under this scope, the architects services may include analysis of the owners program and alternative sites, site utilization studies, and other analysis, such as planning and zoning requirements, site context, historic resources, utilities, environmental impact, and parking and circulation. AIA Document B203–2007 may be used in two ways: (1) incorporated into the owner/architect agreement as the architects sole scope of services or in conjunction with other scope of services documents, or (2) attached to AIA Document G802–2007, Amendment to the Professional Services Agreement, to create a modification to an existing owner/architect agreement. B203–2007 is a scope of services document only and may not be used as a stand-alone owner/architect agreement. B203 was revised in 2007 to align, as applicable, with AIA Document B101–2007. NOTE: B203–2007 replaces AIA Document B203–2005 (expired May 31, 2009).
Architects Handbook of Professional Practice The Architects Handbook of Professional Practice (Handbook or HPP) is the most comprehensive reference available about architecture practice. Its breadth makes it a unique one-stop resource for licensed architects, for professionals aspiring to be architects, and for those engaged in or associated with the building design community. As the centerpiece publication of the American Institute of Architects, the Handbook fulfills the Institutes goal to Be the Authoritative Source: Be the recognized leader for knowledge about the practice and profession of architecture. (2010–2015 AIA Strategic Plan, p. 4 plan approved December 2009).
Site Analysis / Site Evaluation & Planning Supplemental Service To view the Supplemental Architectural Services series, visit (an alphabetical index of descriptive pdfs for each service)