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Steven Connolly

Steven Connolly

Melbourne, AU

 

About 

I am a registered Architect with the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland and have been working in Melbourne with Idle Architecture Studio since February 2011. I have 12 years experience working in the architectural field on a variety of schemes ranging from bespoke one-off houses to large-scale commercial and public buildings.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Idle Architecture Studio, Melbourne, AU, Senior Project Architect

Feasibility / Design / Planning / Design Development / Tendering and Site Co-ordination of Multi-Residential, Resorts, Commercial and Domestic projects.
Co-ordination and management of in-house project teams for specific projects. General Office Management involving the programming of office workload and resources.

Mar 2011 - current
 

Carr Cotter Naessens Architects, Dublin, IE, Senior Project Architect

Project Architect for Dún Laoghaire Library including co-ordination and design development of Façade, Glazing, Roof, Structure and Auditorium Packages for Tender Documentation. Co-ordination of Design team packages for inclusion in Tender.

Jul 2009 - Oct 2010
 

dePaor Architects, Dublin, IE, Senior Project Architect

Project architect for one off housing schemes, large scale high-rise office/retail development, medium scale residential developments, Cinema Development and Public Building/Exhibition spaces. This job entailed the close co-ordination with the Principal Director on a daily basis, co-ordination of onsite construction and co-ordination of several design teams. Responsibilities included Sketch design, Design Development, Planning, Tender documentation, Construction information, Site inspections and Contract Administration.

May 2007 - Jul 2009
 

NDBA Architects, Dublin, IE, Project Architect

Project Architect for medium scale office, residential developments and childcare facilities. This job entailed the co-ordination of several different types of projects at different stages of development at the same time, working and reporting to the Project Director. Meeting with consultants and contractors on weekly to fortnightly basis and co-ordinating design team and in-house architects for individual projects. Responsibilities included Sketch design, Design Development, Planning, Tender documentation, Construction information, Site inspections and Contract Administration.

Jul 2005 - May 2007
 

RKD Architects, Dublin, IE, Project Architect

Project architect for medium scale office, residential and educational developments. Working closely with two Project Directors and several Associate Directors on several different schemes from initial design stage through to planning, tender and construction stages. Co-ordination with design team and in-house team of architects. Responsibilities included Sketch design, Design development, Planning, Tender documentation, Construction information and Site inspections.

Jul 2002 - Jul 2004
 

Gardiner Archiects, Dublin, IE, Assistant Architect / Project Architect

Project Architect for medium scale office, residential, social housing and sports developments. Working with the Project Directors from initial design stage through planning, tender and construction stages. Co-ordination with design team and in-house team of architects.

Jul 2000 - Jul 2002
 

Tony Hickie Architects, Dublin, IE, Assistant Architect

Sketch design, design development, Planning Permission, Tender documentation, Construction information and Site inspections.

Jul 1999 - Jul 2000
 

Education 

Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, GB, BArch, Architect

First Class Honours degree in Architecture

Oct 2004 - Jul 2005
 

University of Luton, Luton, GB, Bachelors, Architecture

Bachelor of science in architecture

Oct 1996 - Jul 1999
 

Awards 

Publication, Other

RIAI Architecture Ireland – edition 261, volume 1, 2012 (page 58-59)

2012
 

Concrete Society Award, 1st Place

Thesis project – Contemporary Music and Dance Centre – Dublin - 2005

Northern Ireland Region of the Concrete Society

2005
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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