Roger Montana

Roger Montana

Barcelona, ES




Bt/G4 Arquitectura, Hong Kong, HK, DIRECTOR

Since November 2011 I have been working as Director under contract to G4HK, in Hong Kong, managing a team of 10 architects and interior designers developing retail projects for luxury brands in mainland china and Asia Pacific.
Our main clients are Cartier, Dolce & Gabbana, Burberry, H&M, COS, Carolina Herrera and Gerard Darell, developing projects in several locations in mainland china (shanghai, Beijing, Ningbo, Hangzhou, Shenyang, Guangzhou…) Hong Kong, and Asia Pacific (Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Taiwan
My scope of Works covers from office management, Project management of key projects, client management and coordination with external consultants.
I have to overlook at all the projects developed inside the office and provide technical solutions

Nov 2011 - current

iNgAmE office, Shenzhen, CN, Associate Architect

Developed the following projects:

- Shenzhen Bay High Tech Park (competition phase two)
- Covered Swimming pool ( Shenzhen) Developing Stage D+
- 680 Houses in Chong Qing. Concept Masterplan

Aug 2011 - Nov 2011

Engineering Consulting Office for Utilities (ECOU), Senior Architect

My main tasks included design and management of the projects developed in the Design Department, leading the team and coordinate the projects developed by international consultants.

Some of the projects developed from the Design Department:

-Armed Forces Officers Club (Tripoli): We developed the Concept Masterplan (stage C)
-Al Aquayla Masterplan: 1200 villas and facilities. Up to stage D+
-Hotel in Gadhames: 100 key hotel. Up to stage C. Developing Stage D
-Ras Bayadh Masterplan: 120 villas and facility buildings. Up to stage D+
-VIP Villas and Spa: We developed the masterplan, and the concept design for 9 villas
-200 villas masterplan in Al Qurdabia (Sirt-Libya). Concept masterplan
-180 Villas in Al Henewa (Sirt-Libya). Up to stage D+
-200 Villas in Abunjeym (Sirt- Libya). Up to stage D+
-Open Market in sector #5 of the Green Belt (Tripoli-Libya).Up to stage C
-6 Classroom prototype school. Up to stage D+
-Ein Faras Hotel Interior design. Up to stage D+
-Mosque and Coran School in Sebha (Libya) Up to stage D+
-Bin Ashour mixed use development blocks. Up to stage C
-Tripoli Press and Media Centre. Stage D+

Some of the projects coordinated with international consultants:

-Bab Al Madina Project. With Moerschel Arquitectos,BRS and Mobility in Chain. Concept Masterplan
-Tripoli War Museum, with Moerschel Arquitectos
-The Green Belt. Technical director. Working with Gilles Clement, Coloco and JNC. We are now doing site supervision for sector #4 and sector#2, detail design for sector #5 and sector#6, and concept design for part #1
-Libyan Central Bank, with RCR arquitectes. We are now developing the concept design
-Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with Michele de Lucchi. Developing concept design
-The Regatta Masterplan with The Brisbane Group: Masterplan stage C
-North Gheran Housing with the Brisbane Group: Site supervision

Sep 2009 - Feb 2011

BECSA, Site Architect

Managed the following projects:

-Rehabilitation and addition of a primary and secondary school (Sant Carles de la Ràpita-Tarragona-Spain) Budget: 3.327.850 €
-New construction of a Nursery Building (L'ampolla- Tarragona- Spain) Budget: 650.000€
-Rehabilitation and addition of a residence for the elderly (Mora d'Ebre - Tarragona- Spain) Budget: 1.810.000
-New construction of three Medical Centers (Riba Roja, Cases alcanar, Villanova escornalbou, Tarragona-Spain) Budget: 1.968.764 €
-Covered swimming pool and fitness center (Alcanar- Tarragona- Spain) Budget 5.000.000 €
-Economical offer for a competition of a Covered swimming pool and fitness center (L'ametlla de mar- Tarragona- Spain) Budget 5.000.000 €

Also developed the following projects as Independent Architect:

-Addition of a Primary and Secondary school Alcanar –Tarragona (Basic and Executive Project, Project Direction)
-Interior Design for Offices in an Industrial Building. Tortosa-Tarragona (Basic and Executive Project, Project Direction)

Sep 2007 - Aug 2009

Artefacto Associate Architects, Partner

Running an small office with another partner and two junior architects we developed the following projects:

-4 House buildings in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat- Barcelona (Basic and Executive Project, Project Direction)
-21 apartment buildings, Traiguera-Castellón (Basic and Executive Project)
-24 apartment buildings, El Perelló-Tarragona (Basic Project)
-Single House in Vinaròs-Castellón (Basic and Executive Project)
-Partial Rehabilitation of the Special Education Centre in Vinaròs-Castellón
-(Basic and Executive Project)
-Covered Swimming Pool in Vinaròs-Castellon (Basic Project)
-Single House in Sant Jordi – Castellon (Basic Project)
-55 apartments building in Vinaros – Castellon (Pre project)

Sep 2005 - Aug 2007

Roger Montana, Freelance architect

I openend my own office and i developed the following projects, some in collaboration of other studios

-Restaurant addition in Llinars del Vallès - Barcelona (Basic and executive project)
-12 apartment building in Vilanova i La Geltru – Barcelona (basic and executive project) in collaboration with Francesc Motjer architect
-Single house swimming pool in Llinars del Vallès- Barcelona
-Single house addition in Llinars del Vallès – Barcelona (Pre-project)
-Residence for the elderly in Badalona - Barcelona (Competition) in collaboration with Ignacio Alvarez architect

Jan 2003 - Aug 2005

Architects With no Borders, Project Manager

Designed and Managed the Basic Infrastructure Plan for the Integral Development of the Sandino Memorial Neighbourhood.

The job consisted of:

-Basic design and execution of a project to construct three public buildings viz. Technical School, Civic Centre, and Social Attention Centre
-Managing and supervising the building, in collaboration with the INATEC (National Institute of Technology). This also involves capacity building in the community, so that the people themselves (especially young people at risk from anti-social activities) learn the theory and practice of design and construction, and are enabled to execute the project themselves.
-Design of the Urban Planning Strategy of the neighbourhood, in collaboration with the Municipality of Managua.
-Representing, liasing and coordinating on behalf of the organisation (ASF-E) with the Local and Central Government

Mar 2001 - Dec 2002

Pedro Lorenzo Galligo, Architect

Most of my work at this time was the Urban Planning of S-8 sector in the city of Burgos in Spain. This included the basic design, planning and execution of 51 houses for our clients, the Luis Labin Housing Co-operative in the Fuentecillas neighbourhood of Burgos.

Jul 2000 - Feb 2001


Sep 1993 - Jun 2000

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