Arsanios Mousa

Arsanios Mousa

New York, NY, US



- Diversely experienced, passionate and creative architect with over 5 years of professional experience participating in High-end, internationally recognized residential, commercial, educational and urban design projects.
- Experienced in international and domestic building codes and zoning (IBC, NYC Building codes).
- Ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously, with accuracy and strong attention to detail.
- Extensive knowledge of architectural designs, plans, specifications and essential architectural software.

• Authorized to work in the U.S on a permanent basis.
• AIA International Associate. 
• Registered architect in Egypt and currently an ARE candidate.


Dar Al Handasah Shair and Partners, Cairo, Egypt, Project Architect

Dar group’s partners include high end firms all over the world and was ranked 8th in the top 200 firms.
-Professional experience in architectural design and detailing from the initial concept through final design stages.
-Participated in various, international high end projects that included but were not limited to urban planning projects and well known public projects.
-Worked in design teams and developed construction documents of huge commercial and urban projects.
-Worked in the skin team to develop sections (facades design, connection between floors, wall sections and 3D modeling)
-Reviewed contractors' shop drawings and schematic packages.
-Revised proposals and prepared presentations for clients.
-Managed the production of construction documents

-Participated in the Princess Nora University, Conference and Convention Center and was trusted with project management responsibilities.

Main responsibilities: (Phase01: Data Collection, Preparatory Work, Surveys, Concept and Inception Report/Task description: Study Design work)
-Design, troubleshoot and solve design problems related to the main & escape stairs and vertical circulations.
-Design of the 3 main & VIP entrances to be combatable with all facades.
-Specialist in Walls fire rates and acoustic systems for the theatres of the building and coordinating with the special consultants.

Project management and coordination responsibilities: (Phase06: Services during Construction/ Task description: General Supervision)
-Supervision of Construction
-Reviewed the contractor shop drawings, materials submittals and contractors claims for approval.
-Main coordinator between Dar trades (Steel, Concrete, Mech., Elec., Landscape, PMC, R&E, and Interior Design)
-Reviewed contractor invoices and Dar Sub consultants' invoices.

May 2008 - Jan 2012

ARCHILAB for design and consultancy, Cairo, EG, Architectural Designer and Drafter

-Designed interior and exterior projects in Egypt and Dubai
-Drafted construction documents and was responsible for projects’ submittals.
-Coordinated with contractors, mechanical and electrical engineers.
-Developed cost calculations.

Sep 2007 - May 2008


Faculty of Engineering, Architectural department, Egypt, BArch, Architectural Design

-B. Arch 2007
Specialization: Architectural Design.
Graduation Project: Designing an Olympic city for the Olympics.

Sep 2002 - Jul 2007

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