Mohammed Hasafa

Mohammed Hasafa

New York, NY, US



Looking for unpaid Internship


Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners LLP, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

• Worked with the Project Architect on a public project to produce highly detailed construction documents.
• Coordinated with structural and MEP engineers to resolve design conflicts on a daily basis.
• Implemented New York State Building code and maintained office standards through the project.
• Communicated with manufacturers and vendors to help the project architect with budget planning.
• Contributed to designing and detailing project specific costume made components.
• Collaborated with design team to improve the flow of the construction document creation process.
• Created Detailed 3d design study models to assist the project architect in decision making.
• Worked on Diagrammatic drawing for development project.

Jul 2015 - Oct 2015

Kostow Greenwood Architects, New York, NY, US, Freelancer Architect

• Worked closely with the lead architect on a renovation project in NYC.
• Performed site surveys and valuations. I was responsible for drawing the existing plans and elevations.
• Worked on the production of the construction documents in addition to the permit and bid sets.
• Coordinated with the structural and MEP engineers to avoid conflicts and resolve issues that arise during the design process.
• Worked on building code compliance with NYC building code.

May 2015 - Jul 2015

RTKL Associates Inc., Chicago, IL, US, Architectural Intern / BIM Modeler

• Following the directions of the Project Architect, prepare architectural plans, details for various commercial and entertainment buildings, which are part of large scale mixed-used project consists of over 50 buildings.
• Work closely with the Project Manager and the Project architect to make sure that the project is consistent with the required codes and regulations.
• Coordinates with the design team to improve the design process flow, and find efficient solutions for the fast pace changing priorities.
• Able to meet deadline of the scheduled submission as well as unexpected client demands.
• Works well in a collaborative environment.

Dec 2014 - Mar 2015

4th Dimension, Baghdad IQ, Architectural Intern

• Drawing architectural and detailed construction drawings using Revit for conventional and precast projects, including architectural, structural, HVAC, and MEP plans.
• Prepare architectural schedules and other related information for the project.
• Check architectural drawings for potential conflicts.
• Act as a contributor and coordinator of design problem solving.
• Site visiting and monitoring of the construction development.
• Prepare required information for the design process, specifications, and materials.
• Create architectural presentations, rendering and animations for the project in a timely manner
Key Projects: Multi story residential compound, residential complexes, hotels, primary schools, commercial buildings, and other projects.

Jul 2011 - Nov 2013


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Design Course

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015

The University of Baghdad, Baghdadi, IQ, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2005 - Jun 2011

Areas of Specialization