Roy D Martinez

Roy D Martinez

Miami, FL, US






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Miami Dade College, Miami, FL, US, Associate Vice Provost

Associate Vice Provost Facilities Management. Responsibilities include the development and production of all Design and Construction Contracts. Assist and Guide the Project Managers in the Negotiation of the Contracts, the Design of the Facilities and the Construction of the Facilities for Miami Dade College. Miami Dade College is a state college located in Miami, Florida. Miami Dade has eight campuses and twenty-one outreach centers located throughout Miami-Dade County. Founded in 1959, Miami Dade is the largest college in the Florida College System with over 165,000 students. Additionally, MDC is also the largest institution of higher education in Florida, and the second-largest in the United States.

Jan 2014 - current

Saudi Binladen Group - Architecture & Building Construction Division, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Design Manager

Contractor’s Principal Architect & Design Coordinator for Project 422 of the Design Build Contract for the new King Abdul Aziz International Airport Project. Project 422 consists of all works with the exception of the Passenger Terminal Building at the largest airport site in the world in terms of site area.. The project includes Multi Storey Car Park, Train Station, 4 Load Centers, Transportation Center, Runway and Taxiways, 14 Kilometers of bridges, 18 Kilometers of Roads, 14 Kilometers of Utility Tunnels, Site Drainage and all Utilities.

Aug 2011 - Oct 2013

Zuhair Fayez Partnership Consultants, Jeddah, SA, Technical Manager for Architecture & Engineering

Initially managed the Transportation & Aviation Group at ZFP consisting of ten disciplines with over 200 Engineers and Architects . Concurrently assisted as Senior Technical Advisor for the King Abdul Aziz International Airport project in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and various other transportation and aviation projects. Promoted to Director of Transportation & Aviation and then to Technical & Design Manager for Architecture and Engineering for the newly combined departments at ZFP consisting of over 800 Engineers and Architects. Managed staff in offices in Riyadh, Makkah, Madinah and in Cairo, Egypt.

Aug 2009 - Jul 2011

Turner Construction Company & Turner International, Miami & Jeddah SA., Miami, FL & Jeddah, SA, Design Manager, Project Manager, Project Engineer

2008 – 2009 Turner International, Jeddah, SA - Design Manager King Abdullah Economic City
Design Manager for the Resort Cove District of the King Abdullah Economic City being built on the Red Sea 120 km North of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
2006 – 2008 - Project Manager
Special projects Division of TCCo. Projects completed include Commerce Bank of Coral Gables, Knoll Showrooms (LEED Silver) and Lexus Training Center (LEED Gold).
2005 – 2006 - Project Engineer
Brickell 1060 twin high rise residential towers 38 & 28 Floors on a 10 story parking and amenities pedestal. Total height 48 stories.
2000 – 2002 Design Manager NTD at Miami International Airport
Responsible for the identification and development of the value engineering effort which resulted in the redesign of the structure from concrete encased steel structure to reinforced concrete at a savings of $16,000,000. Coordinated the design efforts of four major projects (A-B Infill, B-C Infill C-D Infill and D Extension).
2002 to 2005 Senior Resident Engineer and Technical Manager for the A-B Infill Project. Responsibilities included developing the schedule and managing the contractors for the A-B Infill a multi phased terminal demolition and expansion project with a budget of $350,000,000.

Oct 2000 - Jul 2009

MIAMI-DADE COLLEGE, Miami, FL, US, College Architect and Project Manager

College Architect and Project Manager for the Wolfson Campus and IAC Campus of M-DCC. Concurrently manage the new Wolfson Building 7000 (11 stories 900,000 s.f. parking garage at a construction cost $30,000,000.00), and the new InterAmerican Campus Project (construction cost $19,000,000.00) as well a numerous other smaller projects (construction cost $8,000,000.00). Recipient of President’s Staff Excellence Award in 2000.

Jan 1998 - Sep 2000

Independent Consultant, Miami, FL, US, Consultant Architect

Consultant Architect for the design and construction of New River Middle School in Broward County, Florida. (Construction cost $18,000,000.00). Simultaneously served as a consultant to the architectural firm of M. Synalovski for the design and contract document for a new gym in the city of Pembroke Pines, Florida (construction cost $4,500,000.00).

Jul 1996 - Dec 1997

School Board of Broward County, Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, Facilities/Project Manager

Facilities/Project Manager for 19 facilities (2 high schools, 3 middle schools, 11 elementary schools and 3 ancillary facilities). Developed project scopes within available funding to ultimately achieve goals of the master plan. Acted at as the Project Manager from project planning through completion. Managed over 50 projects at a total cost of over $150 mil. Individual projects ranged from $100,000.00 to $22,000,000.00. Coordinated the efforts of internal staff and a team of design professionals.

Jun 1989 - Jun 1996

School Board of Hillsborough County, Tampa, FL, US, Project Coordinator and Owner's Representative

Project Coordinator and Owner's Representative from project planning through completion. Developed project scopes and construction budgets. Coordinated work of design consultants. Provided plan reviews. Provided Uniform Building Code Inspections. Managed 23 projects at a construction cost of $31,600,000.00

Jan 1987 - Jun 1989

Independent Consultant, Tampa, FL, US, Architect Consultant

Architect Consultant for various Architectural Consulting Firms in Tampa, Florida. Consultant acting as project architect with full responsibility for design, production documents and construction administration on a variety of projects. Projects included the reconstruction of a fire-destroyed high tech manufacturing facility, renovations of various Hillborough County Public Schools Science Facilities, and remodeling of various telephone switching centers. Coordinated the efforts of the office staff including two architects and two production specialist as well as external consultants.

Aug 1985 - Dec 1986

FVCP Architects and Planners / Design Arts Group, Tampa, FL, US, Project Manager/Architect

Project Manager/Architect responsible for the contract documents on a variety of projects. Projects included the Collier County Public Schools Maintenance and Transportation Facility, McDill AFB officer’s club renovations and a low-income housing project for the Tampa Housing Authority. Supervised a team that included one architect and two-production specialist.

Feb 1984 - Aug 1985

Fluor Engineers & Constructors / Fluor Ocean Services, Houston, TX, US, Architectural Project Supervisor

Architectural Project Supervisor leading a team consisting of four architects and eight-production specialist. Provided the design, construction documents and Material take off for four petrochemical plants constructed in Saudi Arabia. Provided material take off and purchasing services for two off shore platforms constructed in Korea by Hyundai Heavy Industries.

Jun 1980 - Jan 1983

Martin, Cagley & Huff / Ellisor Engineers /Schmitz & Lamb, Houston, TX, US, Intern Engineer

Intern Engineer, designed the structures for over 40 projects ranging from strip shopping centers to 12 stories structures.

Jan 1977 - Dec 1980


University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, US, BArch, Architecture


Sep 1971 - Dec 1976

Miami Dade College, Kendall Campus, Miami FL, Architecture


Jan 1972 - Dec 1973

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