18 Jul 2016
Diversity and teamwork are fundamental in creating great architecture. From the architects to the interior designers, consulting and structural engineers to landscape designers, successful and sustainable buildings are developed by a team of these experts. With effective collaboration, starting with the basics of conception and even encompassing all supporting aspects, such as daily performance, developing economically sound green buildings in Ireland is easier to achieve than ever.
With each part of the team understanding every other part, this kind of interconnected project management is essential for accomplishing modern infrastructures. This close partnership between architects, consulting engineers and construction companies also enables a greater understanding for all stakeholders, such as clients, owners, and investors in the project. Builders are generally used to working alongside various architects, engineers and specialist contractors. With the increasing need to achieve sustainability goals, these circles are simply enlarging in order to reach all aspects of construction, design and functionality. Architecture is growing into a complex undertaking that requires the input of many different individuals with distinctive aesthetics, knowledge and experience.
Worldwide, architecture and design is evolving. Technologies like Building Information Modelling (BIM), 3D Modelling and other Virtual Reality software, have allowed the industry to gain a great advantage. These advancements allow builders and designers to streamline efforts, minimise overall costs, create modern sustainable design, and meet the ever-changing regulations concerning energy efficiency and environmental awareness. Expert consulting engineers can help with many different sustainable building projects, whether new builds or renovations, to round out collaborative efforts and increase overall energy efficiency.