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Sustainable Single-Story Urban Apartment Design

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I am seeking an innovative architect to design a net-zero building compound of fourteen (14) one-bedroom apartments in half an acre in Lusaka, Zambia, a premium urban area. Key sustainable components to be included in the project are: - Solar panels: It is essential to integrate solar panels into the architecture in a seamless and aesthetically pleasing manner. - Rainwater harvesting system: The design should feature a system able to capture, store, and use rainwater. Other requirements include: - Car Parking: Each apartment unit should have a dedicated and conveniently located parking space covered by solar panels. - Garden: Each apartment unit should have a dedicated small garden Ideal candidate should have a strong portfolio of sustainable housing design projects, with an emphasis on incorporating renewable energy and water conservation systems into residential buildings, specifically apartments. Practical knowledge of urban planning and single-story designs is crucial. Your bid should demonstrate your understanding of solar panel installations, rainwater harvesting setups, individual car parking space allocation in an urban setting, and the usage of local building materials, such as wood, bricks, etc.
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As an experienced architect with a specialty in sustainable housing, I am confident that my skills and creative approach make me the perfect fit for your project. I have a profound understanding of 3D rendering and AutoCAD, which ensures precision and accuracy in my designs. Regarding sustainability, my past work showcases a sophisticated integration of renewable energy solutions, such as your solar panel needs, in aesthetically pleasing ways. I am acutely aware of the unique environmental challenges Zambia faces and have always adapted my designs to suit local conditions. Rainwater harvesting is one theme that I've consistently incorporated into various projects, making me more than equipped to fulfill this aspect of your project. Additionally, being a specialist in single-story designs for urban areas provides me ample expertise in making the most of smaller spaces while giving residents a sense of comfort and homeliness. My experience with local building materials not only offers cost advantages but also helps reduce carbon footprint. By choosing me, you're opting for innovation and sustainable practices coupled with meticulous attention to detail - all crucial aspects of successful architectural endeavors. Remember, great architecture should not be just a design; it should encompass a complete experience, accommodative yet vastly aesthetic - all the things I promise to deliver on this project.
$50,000 USD in 7 days
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With over a decade of experience spanning multiple disciplines, I bring a unique and comprehensive perspective to your sustainable urban apartment design project. As an architect well-versed in reinforced concrete, timber, and steel construction, I have a deep understanding of the advantages of each material economically and environmentally. This knowledge will allow me to maximize efficiency in implementing your vision while optimizing the use of local building materials - an important aspect for both sustainability and budget-consciousness. Moreover, my expertise is not just limited to design; I specialize in utilizing technology to enhance and streamline the architectural process. With skills in AutoCAD, I can offer not only compelling initial design concepts but also detailed fabrication drawings ensuring smooth construction. Another integral part of sustainable housing is energy and water management. I have successfully integrated solar power installations and rainwater harvesting systems into previous designs while maintaining aesthetics. In fact, my forte lies in creating architecture where sustainability doesn't come at the cost of beauty. Beyond that, I am equally competent in MEP & HVAC systems which are crucial for a holistic approach to sustainability.
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I have extensive experience and expertise in architectural design, interior and exterior design, landscaping, rendering and animation. I have been actively working in the industry for more than fifteen years. In this context, I want to add value to your projects by working with you. I received professional training on industry-leading software such as AutoCAD, 3d max, Sketchup, Vray, corona, KeyShot, Felix rendering, Photoshop and Lumion. - To have extensive knowledge in the field of architectural design. - Expertise in creating impressive and realistic designs with 3D modelling, rendering and animation. - Ability to effectively use industry standard software. - Success in completing projects on time and exceeding customer expectations. *Why me?* - Proven ability to create realistic and impressive architectural visualizations. Please contact me. Have a nice day.
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Dear Sir, I would be happy to chat with you to discuss the project scope, cost and timeframe. Please contact me to get started. Thanks. We are a team of Professional Architects, Engineers and Planners with 15+ years of experience in Engineering and Architecture. We successfully completed the design, drafting and installation of various Residential and Commercial Projects as per standards and specifications. We have all the technical skills, experience, and practical project management skills to complete your task professionally and quickly. We will provide all the Design Services of your Project in AutoCAD, Revit or any other software as per your requirement. Well versed in. • Architectural Layouts • Mechanical System • Complete Plumbing System Design • Detailed Electrical System Design • All aspects of structural Design • Landscaping • Fire Protection and detection System • Technical Specifications • BOQ and more Projects Completed: High Rise/Low Rise Buildings, Hotels, Schools, Hospitals, Cold Storages, Villas, Malls, Mosques, Warehouses and More. Standards: ASHRAE, NEC, NFPA, IPC, UPC, IMC and more. Skills: Revit MEP, Elite Fire, AutoCAD, Canute, HAP 4.5 (Hourly-Analysis-Program), McQuay (Duct-size), McQuay (Pipe-size), Carrier psychometric chart and more.
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I have been * Developing graphics engine architecture * Designing and developing 3D graphic rendering system (a SDK), keeping simulation products’ requirements in mind. * Designed applications (using 3D graphic rendering engine) to visualize simulated results in 3D virtual world. * Designed framework to handle technological advancement with ease, meaning switching from from older APIs to latest API without much rework, so that products are updated and released with new features on regular intervals. For example switching from DirectX 11 to Vulkan or to DirectX 12 without much rework. * Testing, documenting, and maintaining written code * Supporting and maintaining existing systems Projects : (as Technical Architect) First Illusion 3 : A 3D graphics rendering system Designed & developed 3D rendering system for developers and customers based on latest 3D rendering API (Currently running on DirectX 11) Planned and delivered high quality graphics for simulation products. Collaborated with designers, artists, and engineers for projects Some of the projects developed and delivered based on First Illusion 3 * Crane Simulator - Simulates various type of heavy lift cranes, harbour cranes, etc. * Drilling simulator - Simulates 3D virtual environment for oil-drilling operation on land and sea rigs.
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