WMS ARCHITECTS

Energy Efficient, Contemporary Architecture & Design

OUR PROCESSES

Complete service – From Concept to Occupancy Certificate
  • 1. INCEPTION

    • Receive, appraise and report on the client’s requirements with particular regard to site information, planning and statutory regulations and budget.
    • Discuss with the client:
      • Proposed site layout
      • Procedures to meet his requirements
  • 2. CONCEPT & VIABILITY

    • Advised by consultants appointed, prepare a design concept in broad outline showing intended space provisions, planning relationships, materials and services intended to be used.
    • Advise the client on:
        • The technical and functional characteristics of the project as proposed
  • 3. DESIGN DEVELOPMENT

    • Develop the design concept in sufficient detail to:
      • Define the construction of the building
      • Spatially co-ordinate the work designed by consultants and specialists
  • 4.1. LOCAL AUTHORITIES SUBMISSION DOCUMENTATION

    • Obtain approval from the relevant authorities
  • 4.2. CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTATION & TENDER

    • Prepare documentation and submit to local council with the work designed by consultants and specialists
  • 5. CONSTRUCTION

    • Administer and perform the duties assigned to the architect in the building contract
    • Provide the client with as-built drawings, certificates, relevant technical data and guarantees from suppliers on completion of the works.
  • 6. CLOSE OUT

    • Obtain all the necessary completion certificates, submit to local council and obtain Occupancy certificate.
    • Compile final account and issue final payment certificate

OUR PROJECTS

Innovative and Sustainable Design Solutions

Our office block projects are driven by user experience as we aim to streamline the working process, keeping each space functional whilst reducing energy use.

When it comes to our residential projects, we create designs from large developments to individual homes. We always maintain a sense of home.

When it comes to interior projects, we work collaboratively to incorporate our client’s specific design preferences and requirements into the design.

Our industrial projects are specifically designed according to client requirements to maximise usage of the industrial space and reduce energy costs.

Our retail projects are designed to incorporate our client’s specific design preferences, whilst creating a cost effective way for low energy use.

Through functional design, driven by the user experience, we seek to optimise learning and training in all our educational and training projects.

LET WMS CREATE A BEAUTIFUL SPACE FOR YOU

Submit the form below or give us a call on +27 (0) 12 342 2138

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