Anastasia Tulpa

Anastasia Tulpa

Arlington, VA, US




Sharma Design Group Ltd, Suva, FJ, Architect

Managed various aspects of design development and construction documents for various projects, utilizing architectural codes and standards of the company. Worked closely with the Principal Architect, caring out the concept ideas in to design proposals within the limited amount of time. Organized and coordinated work flow within the project team to prepare the construction documentation packages. Worked with different project delivery methods, obtained building permits, performed site survey and participated in project coordination meetings, prepared drawings and specifications.
- Involved in all project phases from schematic design to construction documentation and the bidding and negotiation phase for “MHCC TOWER” (Suva, Fiji) – addition on existing.
- Provided detailed assessment of existing conditions of the project area including survey and utility analyses of the ground floor of the existing mall, in order to organize a new entrance/access to the TOWER MHCC;
- Implemented Building Information Modeling (BIM) in the development of schematic design and construction documentation for projects such as: FIJI PLAZA, RB PATEL, FATUMARU Bay and etc.
- Obtained client and public approvals and permits with Suva City Consoler for the project TAPPOO’s RECIDENCE ;
- Prepared drawings and specifications (MasterSpec) for construction contracts for projects as : TAPPOO’s RECIDENCE, BDGET HOTEL and etc.;
- Coordinated with contractors the quantities, qualities, and configuration of elements for all projects;
- Collaborated with utility services, structural and civil engineers;
- Prepared bidding and negotiation packages;
- Designed/developed floor plans and 3D renderings;
- Issued completed sets of documents to City Council Authorities, Client and Construction Contractors.

Sep 2016 - Dec 2017

Telecom Work, Fairfax, VA, US, Freelance Drafter/Artist

Provided architectural support and assistance for a design team in Russia as well as created individual art pieces based on the client’s preferences in Virginia.
- Developed and designed a trademark logo for a gas and car service station in Moscow, Russia;
- Prepared and maintained architectural and as-built documentation of layouts of residential apartments in Moscow, Russia;
- Created and painted customized wall designs for children’s rooms in local Northern Virginia residences;
- Created multiple paintings for different clients.

Apr 2015 - Sep 2016

Pernix-Group, Inc., Niamey, NE, Construction Field Office Manager

- Supported the on-site construction management team;
- Responsible for managing all administrative aspects of the office;
- Contacted appropriate vendors and suppliers to obtain product pricing information;
- Assisted in obtaining material quotations, purchasing materials, and expediting material deliveries when necessary;
- Attached all required documentation to subcontractor and vendor invoices before routing for approval, including the original agreement and/or payment history, and signed delivery tickets;
- Reviewed unpaid subcontractor and vendor invoices to ensure payment according to terms.

Jan 2012 - Apr 2015

Architect Studio “Nature-Architecture”, Moscow, RU, Project Architect/Project Manager

- Managed the design and planning stages of public residences, interior details of apartments, landscape design, and design and layout of furniture;
- Worked closely with clients in the design and layout of floor plans and residential spaces;
- Created and developed CAD drawings, floor plans, and as-built drawings;
- Conducted operations with local engineers and construction personnel to ensure conformance with Russian building standards;
- Prepared the conceptual designs, project planning, scheduling, budgeting and cost estimates for projects;
- Managed and supervised two in-house CAD drafters;
- Selected and purchased project specific materials and supplies;
- Supervised and managed construction personnel at building sites.

Sep 2010 - Jan 2012

Telecom Work, Moscow, RU, Freelance Project Architect

- Supervised and facilitated the design and construction of a private residence in Crimea, Ukraine;
- Designed, developed, and implemented various industrial projects (including fuel stations and the reconstruction of an industrial factory in the town of Obninsk, Russia);
- Developed and maintained CAD drawings, floor plans and as-built drawings;
- Prepared conceptual designs, project planning and scheduling and cost estimates for projects.

Apr 2009 - Sep 2010


Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale, IL, US, Professional Practice and Ethical

Sep 2017 - Dec 2017

Moscow Architectural Institute (State Academy) - MArchI, Moscow, RU, MArch, Urban Planning

Sep 2004 - Jul 2010

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