INTRODUCTION TO CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
ABDULLAH MAMODE . AMANDA CHIOG . BRIDGET HSU . CHAU XET NEE . CHAU KHANG WEI
. NURAFIQAH ZARIFUL
DATE CLIENT 9TH SEPTEMBER 2014
Bring together the design and
budgetary requirements set by the
Restrains of a site
Need of the building’s users
Limitations of materials into a unique
Balance design solution
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Agrees variation to the contract document, normally
alterations to the design & specification
Attend site meeting, discuss delays & other problems which
may be critical
Check quality and progress of work on site
Inspects samples of materials & fittings delivered to site
Conducts the clients round the site when necessary
Check that there are no other architect
has been commissioned
State the scope of work & clients
Inform client of the other professional
Answer quires where necessary
Architect should seek full details of
1. Nature size & function of proposed
2. Decide time & financial limits of the
3. Prepare legal information -
ownership of land, boundaries etc.
4. Prepare application for planning
5. Decide the members of design team
whether / not he is
able to carry out the
He has adequate time
staff, expertise & finance
Writing of the terms of
conditions of the appointment
& request confirmation
architect advice client
Gathering all information required prior to commencing
Scope of work would typically include;
• site analysis, measure
up, develop brief, gather
all council related
information, advice on
Required 1-2 weeks for
Begin design by relating requirements to the site.
Form the sketches for the preliminary design. Prepare
proposed layout plans.
The feedback from the clients
will be incorporated into the
design and carried through into
the Design Development Phase.
Budget Estimate to be provided
by QS or Builder.
Requires 2-3 week for this
Begin and improve the detail design work.
Finalise the space planning (indoor and outdoor), exterior
forms and materials used in the project.
Budget Estimation will review by Quantity Surveyor or
Requires 2 weeks for this phase.
concept and details are
required to obtain a PIM
Memorandum) from the
Further development of the design and the necessary
documentation would be prepared as required for building
consent, tendering, and construction of the project.
Consultants such as engineers etc. are engaged and relied
upon during this place.
Quantity Surveyor or
Contractor will provide actual
quote based on complete
Architectural Drawing are
presented an explained to the
Prepare tender and contract
Answering queries from the various
contractors and sub-contractors.
Make document revisions and issue
any notices to tenders from time to
Analyse the received tenders and
checking tender compliance to meet
Both the architect and the client
evaluate and choose the best
contractors for they construction.
Site visit for inspecting the
progression of work.
Answering project quires and
resolving architectural matters /
Processing instruction in the form
of variation price requests and site
Administrating and certifying project payments.
Providing ay additional drawings and details, as required to provide
clarity on site.
Approving final completion.
Administrating maintenance defects during the maintenance period.
Drainage plans &
Window & Door schedule
Electrical Lighting plan (base only as
the best is to involve the lighting
supplier / designer to provide same
detailed input here)
Manufacturers Specifications /
Registration and give
Development and Promotion
Regulation of their induct and
Conducting Professional Exam
Giving awards and regnition
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