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September 23, 2019
Three reasons you should have an architect

When you decide to build your house there are several options for design services. For some people, there are thousands of sites offering plans online. Of course, in most cases those plans would not have been designed for this climate or with reference to our [...]
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November 24, 2010
Permit queries: Contractor chief backs architects

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

THE BAHAMIAN Contractors Association's (BCA) president has backed the Institute of Bahamian Architects (IBA) over its argument that significant delays in the building permitting process occur when 'queries' are raised by the Building Control Department (BCD), as he called for "more resources" to be dedicated to speeding up this system.

Stephen Wrinkle, s...

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March 27, 2019
Architects association slams Building Control Department

The Institute of Bahamian Architects (IBA) yesterday slammed the Building Control Department (BCD) in response to Public Works Parliamentary Secretary Iram Lewis' admission to The Tribune that homes built by construction companies had failed to comply with the Bahamas Building Code. "We have repeatedly suggested [...]
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January 16, 2019

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June 25, 2018
Why are architects so stubborn

We recently met with a client who was questioning a bill. They were sure the work being billed was included in our agreement. We explained, perhaps not too convincingly, that changes made to the design after the design has been agreed to (in this case [...]
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Local Architect Wins Chair From Style Office Solutions
March 23, 2018
Local Architect Wins Chair From Style Office Solutions

Style Office Solutions (SOS) recently opened the doors to its brand new showroom in Nassau. The new facility provides architects, designers, and clients an exhibition space to see and touch unique and varying office furniture solutions...

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March 12, 2018
How your architect can help you make money in commercial design

Most commercial clients arrive in our offices absolutely certain they know what they want; and, in terms of the project type or category, they do. The shopping center client wants an arrangement of lettable space with a way for customers to reach them. The commercial [...]

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November 29, 2017
Gustavus Ferguson elected president of Institute of Bahamian Architects

Gustavus Ferguson was elected president of the Institute of Bahamian Architects (IBA) during the 2017 IBA general assembly in Nassau, and will lead the organization that represents Bahamian architects for a two-year term. He has served as secretary/treasurer for the last three terms along with [...]
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March 25, 2017
Appointment of Architects Board

Dear Editor,
I am not sure that politicians understand the importance of the creation of such a board and its composition.
This board is meant to be the highest authority with regard to things that affect architects and the profession.
Therefore it should be made up of seasoned practitioners with a wealth of knowledge and experience.
Just as you will have veteran lawyers sit on the Board of Appe...

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September 28, 2016
Architect addresses built environment at COB research forum

Architect Patrick Rahming implored students at The College of The Bahamas to consider their future contributions to creating a built environment that honors Bahamian society and through which its history and heritage could be preserved.

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