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Architectural Services

Professional Architectural Services for Existing and New Structures:

  • Pre-Design: Budget Analysis / Feasibility Studies / Programming / Existing Drawings (As-Built)
  • Design: Exterior Renovations / Rehabilitation & Restoration / Additions / Property Enhancements
  • Design: Interior Design / Space Planning / Tenant Improvements
  • Color & Material Selection
  • Adaptive Re-Use for an Ever Changing Market.
  • Analysis of Architects Design (Peer Review)
  • Special Inspections
  • Value Engineering
  • Conditional Use Permit & Variance Guidance
  • Preliminary Bid Documents
  • Multi-Phase Planning
  • Area Analysis
  • ADA Compliance / Accessibility Modifications to Existing Structures/Spaces
  • Clubhouse Additions
  • Alteration & Renovation Plans
  • Pool & Facility Reconstruction Plans
  • Pergola & Gazebo Plans
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Shabbir Kazmi, AIA
ETC's Lead Architect

Featured Projects

 

FITNESS CENTER RENOVATION

Client: Halstead Metro
Location: Fairfax, VA
Year completed: 2017
Square feet: 1,631 SF.
Construction Type: IIA

Background: Halstead at the Metro II is a nine (9) years old residential community that consists of a single building that encloses 235 units. The building is five (5) stories in height and is faced with brick masonry and cementitious fiber siding. Amenity areas that includes fitness center and a business room located at the basement level.

Design approach: Design of the amenity spaces included complete renovation of the fitness center, as well as enlarging the area of the fitness center to the business room and lobby. We designed the new interior layout, finishes and lighting design in coordination with fitness equipment and A/V equipment complying with International Building Code (IBC 2015) and American Disability Act (ADA 2010).

OFFICE AND LOBBY RENOVATION

Client: Merritt Properties
Location: Sterling, VA
Year completed: 2017
Square feet: 8,386
Construction Type: IIA

Background: Engineering and Technical Consultants has an engineering office in Sterling, VA with a staff of 10 people. New space required upgrading lobby, conference room, kitchen, bathrooms, manager’s and inspector’s offices, library, print room, storage and lounge area.

Design approach: Design for the new space included layout of offices that maximizes natural daylight and flexible spaces. We designed interior layout, finishes, furniture and lighting design that compliments company’s business philosophy of customer service, employee interaction and collaborative work environment.

 
 

OFFICE AND LOBBY RENOVATION

Client: Abrams Development Group
Location: Columbia, MD
Year completed: 2017
Square Feet: 10,220
Construction Type: IIA

Background: Engineering and Technical Consultants has an engineering office in Columbia, MD with a staff of 12 people. Renovation space required lobby, conference room, kitchen, bathrooms, manager’s and inspector’s offices, library, print room, storage and lounge area.

Design approach: Design for the new space included layout of offices that maximizes natural daylight and flexible spaces. We designed interior layout, finishes, furniture and lighting design that compliments company’s business philosophy of customer service, employee interaction and collaborative work environment.

STAIR ENCLOSURE

Client: Halstead Metro II
Location: Fairfax, VA
Year completed: 2016
Square feet: 1,134 SF.
Construction Type: IIA

Background: Halstead at the Metro II is a residential community that has a seven (7) story parking garage connected to the residential building. Parking garage includes two open stairwells.

Design approach: Design of the stairwell included enclosing existing openings to protect from rain and snow. We designed a new storefront enclosure that compliments the modern garage design as well complying with the International Building Code (IBC 2012).