CH2M Hill, Philadelphia, Project Enginnering Manager
Accessible Stations Development Program (ASDP), nation-wide / Client: Amtrak/Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) – Project Engineer responsible for managing third-party architects and engineers for development of design packages to modify Amtrak owned station components for ADA compliance. This program is funded through the FRA and consists of performing ADA assessments of approximately 481+ stations throughout Amtrak’s nationwide rail network, and determination of proposed station improvements to bring these stations into compliance with the 2006 DOTAS standards. The ASDP program succeeds the ARRA (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act) program which also utilized federal funds for station improvements and Amtrak’s “Mobility First” station ADA compliance improvement program. Projected costs of the ASDP program are anticipated to exceed $1 billion over a five-year period.
Lee Harris Pomeroy Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Architect
Project: Rehabilitation of historic 180th street station
Bronx, New York
50 million dollars
Restoration work for a 1912 landmark Italian Renaissance building in the Bronx which is now the entrance to the 180th street station on the “Green line”. Included overall repairs to station infrastructure, redeveloping the circulation, providing ADA access and achieving code compliance.
Manage construction administration, review shop drawings, attend meetings and field visits, produce sketches and details to resolve construction issues and respond to RFI’s.
Project: East West Metro at Kolkata
Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation
1 billion dollars
A 9 mile long new rail line comprising of 6 underground stations. The new line runs east-west joining the old city to the airport crossing the existing north-south line.
Develop station layouts including circulation spaces and planning of back of house areas. Prepare case studies and reports to address on-site issues. Compile a “design-build” package for bid. Review post bid design submissions.
GreenhilLi, Singapore, SG, Project Architect
Project: Office Building
Delta-Afrik / Worley Parsons
40 million dollars
An eight-story, 50,000 square feet office space to be developed in the capital of Nigeria.
Team lead of 4. Produce Construction documents. Conduct weekly meetings with Consultants and Clients.
Tembulkar Design Shop, Mumbai, IN, Architect
Consultant to Thyssen Krupp group of companies developing factory and office extensions in and around Pune, India.
Design development and construction documentation of a private house.
BBG-BBGM, New York, NY, US, Intermediate Architect
Project: Facilities at Secaucus Transfer
New Jersey Transit and Amtrak
Secaucus, New Jersey
A 300,000 square feet station built around the active Northeast Corridor, the station
provided interconnection of NJ Transit lines and created a base for future 5 tower development of 3.5 million square feet.
Varied tasks in architectural project work. Construction documentation, detailing, construction administration including shop drawing review.
Project: Bronx Terminal Market
Bronx, New York
A five building complex with one million square feet of shopping center plus a parking structure for 2500 cars housing “Big Box” retail adjacent to the Yankee stadium in the Bronx.
Concept development with focus on facade, materials selection and conversion to working details. Part of the ULURP process for the City Planning Commissioning.
Earth Tech / TAMS Consultants (now AECOM), New York, NY, US, Intermediate Architect
Project: Rehabilitation of NY Metro Schools
School Construction Authority
Queens and Brooklyn, NY
An annual program of the Schools Construction Authority of New York to upgrade the City schools. Required maintaining historic identity of pre-war schools along with massive restoration work.
Generate “scope of work” after analyzing each school. Extensive site surveys. Address serious wear and tear and waterproofing issues. Produce custom details for brick, stone and terra-cotta work. Prepare construction documents. Visit site and prepare progress reports, review shop drawings and day-to-day construction administration in the office.
Project: Port Newark Container Terminal
P&O Shipping Corp
P&O Shipping required ancillary administrative and maintenance facilities for their container terminal at Port Newark.
Develop design and construction documents. Prepare details for pre fabricated aluminum insulated panel work. Weekly coordination meetings.
Ahuja Priya Architects, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect
Project: Airtrain Terminal at Jamaica
Port Authority of NY and NJ
Jamaica, Queens, NY
This project was part of an elaborate station expansion facility built to connect JFK International to the New York City subway and Long Island Railroad by a light rail system.
Prepare construction documents for the building envelope. Produce details for glass, stainless steel, aluminum and precast concrete panel work in a pre-glazed unitized curtain wall system.
Project: Greenberg house
Mr. and Mrs. Greenberg
Concept realization involving model making for a house by the Potomac river.
Narendra Kuwadekar Architects, Mumbai, IN, Trainee Architect
Dr. D Y Patil College of Architecture and Engineering, India, BArch, Architecture