Carl Curran

Carl Curran

Pleasanton, CA, US



For the past 20 years I have been involved in all facets of architecture and worked on a wide variety of commercial office, retail, healthcare, automotive, industrial, distribution, interiors and LEED Certified projects. I have a depth of experience in project management, client communication, schematic design, design development, construction documents and construction phase services


CSC, Architectural Consulting Services, Pleasanton, CA, US, Owner

 Oversee the complete project life cycle, working with engineers, obtaining permits, serving as liaison to inspectors and other local government representatives, and reporting directly to owner.
 Produced all phases of construction project documents
 Coordinated Addendum's, LOC’s and RFI’s and reviewed and approved all project submittals.
 Direct the production of construction documents, drawings, and specifications.
 Organize client and team meetings.
 Coordinate schedules and workloads.
 Review architectural documents for potential conflict with all disciplines
 Provided project site representation and resolved all field related issues.
 Knowledge of commercial construction
 Programming and design of commercial corporate interiors
 Knowledgeable of relevant codes including UBC, CBC, ADA, Title 24 and of relevant building department jurisdictions and practices.

Jun 2004 - current

Ware Malcomb, San Ramon, CA, US, Senior Cad Designer/Project Job Captain

 Manage multiple aspects of client, team and project coordination, including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, landscape and civil consultants
 Manage client relationships and team communication
 Resolve complex technical and design issues
 Maintain the project manual and specifications
 Conduct on-site observations and document site reviews
 Process submittals/substitution requests during construction and address RFI
 Interface with building and permitting officials during the permitting and construction phases of the project
 Knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
 a strong background in corporate interiors

Apr 2002 - May 2004

DES Architects + Engineers, Redwood City, CA, US, Senior Cad Designer/ Project Job Captain

 Provided project team coordination for the finished plans, specification, and material selections required for construction
 Preparing and ensuring accuracy of technical construction documents
 Participating in the construction administration of project assignments, including quality control
 Working with consultants, contractors, fabricators, specification writers, and regulatory agencies to meet overall project objectives

Sep 1998 - Mar 2002


Mar 1983 - Jun 1987

Areas of Specialization