Abdullah Alsahafi

Abdullah Alsahafi

Ann Arbor, MI, US

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Afniah Engineering Consultants, Khobar, SA, Graphic Designer / 3D Visualizer

-Used Rhino, Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) to prepare drawings and presentations for client meetings and the firm internal publication.
-Post-processed 3D renderings using Adobe Photoshop.

Jan 2021 - current

Kieran Timberlake, Philadelphia, PA, US, Extern

-Created drawings using Adobe Illustrator for the firm’s internal records and external submissions.
-Met some firm principals regularly to discuss drawings and implement changes.
-Utilized the firm’s internal digital archiving software to document previous projects.

Jan 2021 - Jan 2021

Afniah Engineering Consultants, Dammam, SA, Document Controller / Project Manager Assistant

-Coordinated all communications between the general contractor (GC) and my Afniah colleagues on a 750,000 sq.ft, six-story medical complex.
-Utilized Microsoft Office Suite and to log, digitize, and archive all submittals delivered by the GC.
-Handled the meeting minutes for the weekly meeting between Afniah, the GC, and the owner’s representatives.
-Documented the progress of construction and ensured that all five members of the project team at Afniah were regularly reminded about all upcoming submittal deadlines.

Feb 2018 - Jun 2018

BRPH, Melbourne, FL, US, Extern

-Met professionals from a wide range of disciplines including structural, mechanical, and electrical engineers as well as architects, interior designers, cost estimators, and specification specialists.
-Shadowed on a variety of meetings, including board, client, and consultant meetings.
-Visited multiple construction sites and observed architects document projects on site.

Feb 2016 - Mar 2016


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, MArch, Architecture

NAAB-Accredited Professional Master of Architecture

Jul 2018 - May 2021

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Bachelor of Science in Architecture

Jun 2014 - Dec 2016


Tangen Hall Furniture Competition, 1st Place

A competition organized by the Wharton School of Business to design a piece of furniture to be placed in the newly constructed Tangen Hall building.


Schenk-Woodman Competition, 1st Place

A one-week intensive design competition organized by UPenn School of Design for 1st year students to design a temporary installation in Manayunk, Philadelphia.


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