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architect

1. A person trained and experienced in the design of buildings and the coordination and supervision of all aspects of the construction of buildings.
2. A designation reserved, usually by law, for a person or organization professionally qualified and duly licensed to perform architectural services, including analysis of project requirements, creation and development of the project design, preparation of drawings, specifications, and bidding requirements, and general administration of the construction contract. An architect usually renders services that require the application of art, science, and the aesthetics of design to the construction of buildings, including their components and appurtenances and the spaces around them, taking into account the safeguarding of life, health, property, and public welfare; often includes consultation, evaluation, planning, the provision of preliminary studies, designs, and construction documents; and may also include construction management, and the administration of construction documents.
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Albert Aronov, ALA, is a registered architect in New York specializing in building restoration and new construction.
Notice that I said "internship." This is the training period that each candidate must complete under the tutorship of a registered architect. This usually takes two to three years.
A registered architect, his qualifications will expand the firm's cost segregation and related real estate consulting capabilities across the firm in support of the Tax, Real Estate and Consulting groups.
The ARCON president said the code shall be in all documents of the projects, which would certify that such works are being undertaken by the council's duly registered architects.
With the licensure of Commarato, AIA, Dale Partners now has 13 registered architects.
In the North West region, BDP also came top as the practice with the most number of registered architects employed.
Then, they take licensing exams to become registered architects. For green architects, it's important to get Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accreditation.
Located on Farish Street, the TelCom Center, which opened in January 2007, recently received awards from the Miami Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and the Society of American Registered Architects for "superior achievement and professional design."
of Rogers is the largest engineering firm and the largest architecture firm based in Arkansas, as reported in the July 16 issue, it does not have the most registered engineers or the most registered architects actually located in Arkansas.

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