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LILIANA CALL

LILIANA CALL

New York, NY, US

 

About 

I have 28 years of experience in Architecture, 9 years in New York City as a  Project Manager (2002-2010); 10 years as a License Architect running my own firm in Peru (1991-2001) ;  and
9 years working in Architectural Offices and Construction “Companies in Peru (1981-1990).

I am able to development Architectural projects from inception to completion, new buildings, rehabs and renovations. My experience in NYC and in Peru includes the development of Residential Multifamily Apartment Buildings, Three Family, Two Family and One Family Houses, ( middle and low income housing); Commercial (Stores), Offices, Banks, Churches, and other institutional buildings (City Buildings, Schools).   In Peru I design Public Spaces, like Planning and design of outdoor furniture, streets, landscapes, parks, plazas, playgrounds, and outdoor and indoor sports structures, such as stadiums, coliseums and swimming pools. As well Urban Planning projects.
My responsibilities in New York architectural office and my own experience include:
•   The planning, design, both development of or supervision of development of Construction Documents, including details and As-built Drawings.
•     Thorough knowledge, analytical and calculations skills, e.g. NYC Building Codes, Zoning, Accessibility Analysis,  ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) EHO-Fair Housing Act, ANSI A117-1-2003, LL58/87, Energy Analysis (COMcheck, REScheck Softwares), Survey interpretation and Calculations for Builders Pavement Plans.
•    Coordination with clients, engineers, and contractors.
•     Researches of materials and Coordination with Manufactures, etc.
•     Experience reviewing and coordinate consultants’ pre-bid design construction documents set.
•     Large experience over-seeing construction documents, addressing most particularly: quality of design; conformance to applicable codes; completeness and correctness of documents and details; conformity to scope; identifying of errors, inconsistencies and lack of clarity.  Assures documents are sufficiently developed and complete for bidding and for construction.
•      Extensive experience as construction manager, overseeing and coordinating construction activities of varies projects; (Residential, Sports Facilities, Furniture Streets, Parks Plazas, children playground, Super-market, etc.) and as Owners Representative in three Bank offices.
•      Proactive with a strong commitment to design excellence and high research capacity
•      Construction Administration, as well  field experience overseeing the contractor’s installation of Architectural finish.
•     Proficient in AutoCAD (all AutoCAD from AutoCAD 14 to 2010) and Revit.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Danois Architects, NEW YORK, NY 10007, SENIOR PROJECT ARCHITECT

Ennis Francis II Apartments New York, NY 07.27
Type: Residential 2007-2010
Square Feet: 18,502
Cost: $16.5 Million
Highlights: This eight stories residential building is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior of the building is brick and stone veneer. This low income building has 60 units, 18 one- BR, 18 two-BR, 16 three BR, 8 four BR.
Role: Project Manager, prepare the schedule, Building Code, Zoning, Energy (COMcheck) and Accessibility Analysis. Prepared Construction Drawings, BBP design and calculations. MEP coordination with consultants. Prepare drawing and documents for bid.

Tiffany Condominiums Bronx, NY 05.41
Type: Residential 2005-2010
Square Feet:
Cost: $12.9 Million
Highlights: This eight stories residential building is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior of the building is brick and stone veneer. This low income building has 54 units.
Role: Revise, red-mark and check compliance with Building Code, Zoning, Energy (COMcheck) and Accessibility, BPP correct construction drawings and coordinate Architectural drawings with MEP Drawings.

The Bradford Apartments Brooklyn, NY 06.01
Type: Residential & Retail (2006-2010)
Square Feet: 13,705 SF
Cost: $27 Million
Highlights: This eight stories residential building is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior of the building is brick and stone veneer. This affordable housing and retail building has 105 apartments.
Role: Revise, red-mark and check compliance with Building Code, Zoning, Energy (COMcheck) and Accessibility, BPP correct construction drawings and coordinate Architectural drawings with MEP Drawings.

Grant Avenue Co-Operatives Bronx, NY (Marrisania) 04.30
Type: Residential -2004-2009
Square Feet:
Cost: $23.4 Million
Highlights: The Solara, two buildings at 10 story is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior of the buildings are brick and stone veneer. These affordable luxury buildings have 166 units. The building has a gym, in-house laundry, a recreation center, a video-intercom, a courtyard garden and on-site parking. Each unit features ceramic baths, oak cabinets and granite countertops
Role: Design front elevation and prepare Construction drawings.

Gateway Estates Brooklyn, NY 06.06
Type: Residential and Retail (2006-2010)
Square Feet: 70,000 Retail and 658 Residential Units.
Cost: $24 Million (2007)
Highlights: The design of 13 new 6-8 story buildings consisting
of 658 affordable residential rental units and retail space at ground floor.
Role: Part of team preparer schematic design, design development, accessibility analysis and construction drawings.

Melrose Commos Site 5 Apts. Condominiums Bronx, NY 04.35
Type: Residential (2004-2007)
Square Feet: 70,565
Cost: $10.4 Million (2004-2007)
Highlight: This five stories residential building is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior of the building is brick and stone veneer. This affordable rental housing building has 63 units.
Role: Part of team preparer schematic design, design development, and construction drawings.

The Savannah Condominiums Manhattan NY 06.05
Type: Residential and Retail (2006-20 )
Square Feet: 51,625
Cost: $9 Million (2006-2007)
Highlight: This 9 stories Multifamily is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior is brick and stone veneer.
It has 5,000 SF retail and 38 condominium units.
Role: Part of team preparer schematic design, design development, and construction drawings.

Washington Bridge View Co-operatives Bronx, New York 05.18
Type: Residential – 2005-2009
Square Feet: 12,300 Retail Space and 48 Residential Units.
Cost: $17.8 Million
Highlights: This eight stories residential building is a masonry and plank structure. The exterior of the building is brick and stone veneer.
Role: Prepared Construction Drawings, BBP design and calculations. MEP coordination with consultants

River Rock Apartments, Brooklyn, New York 04.16
Type: Residential & Office Space
Square Feet: 74,166
Cost: $16 Million
Highlights: This six story building has 40 affordable quality housing units. In creating a more sustainable building energy star appliances and lighting fixtures are being used throughout the building along with high efficiency boilers as well as low-E glass Windows. It is anticipated that Low VOC paints will be utilized along with bamboo flooring.
Role: Prepared Construction Drawings.

CDC New Foundations II Queens, NY 02.11
Type: Residential (Two-family houses & mix-use two- family)
Highlights: Nine Houses two-family, one is a mix-use two-family.
Role: From schematic design to completion, and as built.

Dabar New Foundations III Brooklyn, New York
Type: 9 Residential two family and three family buildings.
Highlight: 9 Residential Buildings, 8 three-family buildings and 1 two-family (283 & 273 Mother Gaston Blvd., 38 Christopher St., 1915 Bergen St., 2164 & 2178 Dean St., 1633 Saint Mark’s Ave. & 299 Mother Gaston Blvd.) 27 DU.
Role: From conception to completion. (DOB approval)

CDC-New Foundations Homeownership, Brooklyn NY 05.22
Type: 9 Residential two family and three family buildings.
Highlight: 9 Residential Buildings.
Role: From conception to completion. (DOB approval

Among the most important Rehabilitation and Restoration projects accomplish in Danois Architects were:

Rehabilitation Of 703E 156TH Street Bronx,NY (Habitat for Humanity - New York) 02.25
Type: Residential (2004-2005)
Cost: $ Million
Highlights: It is a beautiful Romanesque Revival structure built in the 1880’s that was completely rehabilitated interiorly and restore exteriorly. It was proposed 8-units. It was renovated by Habitat for Humanity, NY.
Role: From inception to completion.

Lemor Realty Corp. Homeworks III, Brooklyn, NY 05.04
Type: Residential
Cost: $ Million
Highlights: The rehabilitation of 9 buildings in Brooklyn.
Role: From schematic design to construction drawings, Building Department approval to oversee construction, as-built drawings, and C.O.

NHS Storeworks Brooklyn & Queens 05.21
Type: Mix-use buildings - Residential & Retail space.
Cost: $ Million
Highlights: The rehabilitation of 20 buildings (one commerce space at 1st Fl. and residential apartments at 2nd Fl.)
Role: Part of team to develop program, Zoning calculations, schematic design, design development, construction drawings, and as-built drawings.

Ennis Francis Restoration, New York, NY 09.18
Type: Residential
Cost: $ 15.5 Million
Highlights: The restoration of 231 unit of Ennis Francis Homes, low-income apartment complex in Harlem.
Role: From inception to completion.

Ennis Francis Modernization, New York, NY
Type: Residential & Retail
Cost: $ 10,000 Million
Highlights: The modernization of 160 apartments in an eleven story building. Renovation of kitchens and bathrooms, fans, etc.
Role: All Phases.
Etc.

Feb 2004 - May 2010
 

CD Consulting & Design INC, New York, NY, US, Designer/Drafter

Performing surveys of existing conditions, zoning calculations, SD, DD, CD of family houses, a Hindu temple, restaurant extension, retail spaces, and storage spaces.

Dec 2002 - Jan 2004
 

George Schwarz Architect, New York, NY, US, Designer/Drafter

Performing surveys of existing conditions, zoning calculations, SD, DD, CD of family houses, retail spaces, accessibility ramp, Apartment Extensions, etc

Sep 2002 - Dec 2002
 

LILIANA VALDIVIA ARCHITECT, Arequipa, PE, ARCHITECT-PRESIDENT

Liliana S. Valdivia Villanueva Architect CAP 3097 is a Peruvian Architectural, Urban Planning and Consultant Office.
The firm has developed expertise in the development of Residential Multifamily Apartment Buildings, Three Family, Two Family and One Family Houses, ( middle and low income housing); Commercial (Stores), Office Buildings, Bank Offices, Churches, and other institutional buildings (City Buildings, kinder-Schools). Design Public Spaces, like Planning and design of outdoor furniture, streets, landscapes, parks, plazas, playgrounds, and outdoor and indoor sports structures, such as stadiums, coliseums and swimming pools; as well as Urban Planning projects.

Among the most important clients and project accomplish were:
- BB CONTINENTAL BANK - PERÚ –Renovation of three Bank Offices: Ilo, Cuzco y Arequipa. (1997-1999)
- EMPRESA NACIONAL DE EDIFICACIONES PERÚ. ENACE as Chief Of Supervised Credit Projects of 6 consecutive self- housing construction projects (total 1676 houses low income) located in Mollendo, Cocachacra, Moquegua and Ilo. 1994-1997)
- HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – Moquegua-Perú . Urban planning of 300 lots. Final Studies and Master Plan and Propose Progressive and Simultaneous Construction and land consolidation of the Urban Habitat of Villa los Angeles. (1992).
- MATERIALS BANK –Islay, Mollendo Arequipa, Supervised credit of 40 houses.
- CITIES (Municipalities) of Ilo, Cocachacra, Moquegua, Mollendo, Puno, Ayaviri, Espinar, Tacna. Where we accomplished Public Project as Master Urban Planning, Design of Furniture Streets, Landscapes, Parks, Plazas, Children Playgrounds, and Sports outdoor and indoor structures Swimming pools, stadium, coliseum, etc.

Sep 1991 - Sep 2002
 

Education 

The Cooper Union, School of Engineering, , Continuing Eduction

Structural Analysis and Strength of Materials, AISC Structural Steel Design, ACI Structural
Concrete Design, Bridge, Highway, Tunnels and Buildings: Professional practice for Cost
Estimating, National Electrical /code (NEC) & its general specific and general applications,
Green Building Guidelines & Environmental Safety

Sep 2010 - Jan 2011
 

Universidad Nacional de San Agustin de Arequipa, Arequipa, PE, Bachelors, ARCHITECTURE

5 YEARS - 10 SEMESTERS

Dec 1977 - Sep 1982
 

Awards 

First Place in competition: Ratty Pier-Plaza, Mollendo Peru, 1st Place

1999
 

Second Place in competition: Aquatic Park, Mollendo, Peru), 2nd Place

1999
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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