Carolina Lopez Rochin

Carolina Lopez Rochin

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Hello! I am Carolina Rochin, Architect. Born in december 21, 1991 in Mexico and now living in Los Angeles.  I’m a passionate about architecture, design and art. I’ve worked with worldwide acclaimed firms and great professionals from whom i’ve learned so much. I’m looking forward to work in a place where i can develop all type of projects, make a great team with all the colleagues and share our knowledge. Please feel free to contact me on this or any other media. 


Independent Freelancer, Architect

- small/ medium scale housing and commercial projects.
- remodeling and interior design

Aug 2020 - current

JSa, Mexico, MX, Architect

- Big scale Housing, commercial and hospitality projects, from social to high luxury
- Produce graphic presentations, 3D models, and construction drawings.
- Maintain the project manual and specifications
- Develops design criteria and program for the building and site along with the general contractor and building end-users. Reviews architectural drawings, specifications and construction cost items.
- Produce all design stages (SD,PD,DD,CD) and hand-off packages for a project using Revit and CAD

May 2017 - Aug 2020

TEN arquitectos, México, MX, Architect

- Knowledge of relevant building codes and accessibility requirements
- Participation in all project phases, including; schematic design, preliminar design, design development and construction documents.
- complete projects with BIM methodology development
- Collaborate with design team, consultants, contractors, fabricators, regulatory agencies and other vendors to meet overall project objectives
- Work closely with the Construction Managers to ensure job questions are answered quickly, the design is delivered as intended and within the approved budget.
- Support the real estate team in the Due Diligence process as needed

Feb 2016 - Apr 2017

G+3 arquitectura, Culiacán, MX, Cost analyst & construction management - internship

Part time / internship job
- knowledge of construction means, methods and sequences.
- Budget development of residential projects.
- Generators, unitary prices analysis and quantification of civil works.
- Yields, costs per hour of machinery and equipment, indirect cost and utilities.
- Forecasting of labor and cost budgeting.
- Estimate Plans (approach, techniques, level of effort, cost), Basis of Estimates and qualifications.
- Maintain an Integrated Construction Schedule, and coordinate the activities for the Construction Team.
- Construction Management and quality supervision once at week.
- Forecasting the cash-flow and resource management per week.
- Track progress and manage resource planning.
- Prepares and negotiates change orders.
- budget control and analysis of real cost.
- physical and financial progress reporting.
- Regular attendance at meetings with customers, colaborators and construction team.

Aug 2014 - Jan 2016

ArqCo architects, Culiacán, MX, Intern/Junior architect

- Understanding of building systems and site requirements.
- schematic design and design development
- AutoCAD drawing
- 3D modeling
- furniture design

Jun 2011 - Jan 2013


Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa, Culiacán, MX, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2010 - Aug 2015

Areas of Specialization