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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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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...
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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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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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...
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 [...]
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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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...
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.