Andrew Chaveas

Andrew Chaveas

Washington, DC, US





DAVIS Construction Corp., Rockville, MD, US, Assistant Project Manager

-Resolved field conflicts using digital modeling and subcontractor input to achieve designer expectations.
-Managed the process of place making for high-end commercial interiors work upwards of $4.3 million.
-Collaborated with marketing teams to acquire new work and negotiate contract values for profitable bids.

Nov 2012 - current

Del Ray Glass Co., Alexandria, VA, US, Project Manager

-Produced detailed, accurate shop drawings and digital models to direct fabrication and field installation.
-Refined project documentation and execution to increase team efficiency.
-Coordinated material acquisition, fabrication, and installation for contracts upward of $1.1 million.

Jul 2011 - Oct 2012

Fishtank PHL LLC, Philadelphia, PA, US, Intern

-Supported conceptual development for new and renovated, residential and commercial properties.
-Adapted to various firm needs to generate presentation materials, physical models, and construction documents.
-Developed a creative foundation of process-oriented design that values an iterative design approach.

Jun 2010 - Jul 2011


Philadelphia University, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2011


2009 Delaware Valley Green Building Council Student Design Competition, 2nd Place

The Lighting Practice sponsored the Lighting and Daylighting Award to recognize the submission that exhibited the most powerful statement of efficiency & sustainability in techniques of natural & supplemental illumination.


2011 John Stewardson Memorial Competition, Nomination

Chosen as one of six students from a sixty-two student class to represent Philadelphia University in this annual Pennsylvania Collegiate Competition.


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