Alberto Castillo Garcia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014. ARCHITECT AT SHEPPARD ROBSON

– Manchester, United Kingdom.
www.sheppardrobson.com

2013 – 2014 ROYAL MAIL. HEYWOOD DISTRIBUTION CENTRE

– Surveys plans for the Heywood Distribution Centre building (Manchester).
– Worked closely with line managers to find out the operating and space requirements.
– Redesigned the working areas to optimize the space.

2005 – 2013 PROJECT ARCHITECT & GENERAL MANAGER

– Managed design from initial concepts and details to completion on site.
– Presented concepts, designs, plans and procedures to clients.
– Wrote and presented tenders.
– Worked with legal departments to ensure tenders met regulatory requirements.
– Created design requirements and specifications.
– Negotiated client and job contract agreements.
– Monitored on-site works, resolved issues and reported on progress.
– Led developer and contractors meetings.
– Coordinated internal and external design teams.

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS:

RESTORATION OF A LISTED BUILDING. €300K

Historic City Centre of Manises (Valencia, Spain)
Project design, tender, planning permission in a listed building, detailed reporting of the proceedings to government officials, and construction management.

DETACHED HOUSE. €250K

Outskirts of Liria (Valencia, Spain)
Project design, tender, planning permission and construction management.

SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. €175K

Within terraced housing in Marines (Valencia, Spain)
Project design, interior design, tender, planning permission, construction management and provision of advice to the developer throughout the legal bureaucratic process.

SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. €210K

Intervention in a regulatory-protected environment in Marines (Valencia, Spain) Project design, interior design, tender, planning permission and construction management under the technical supervision of the Council.

RESTORATION OF A LISTED BUILDING. €350K

Intervention in a listed group of traditional and historically-important terraced houses in Valencia (Spain).
Project design, justification of the proceedings in order to preserve original typological characteristics.

REFURBISHING AND INTERIOR DESIGN OF FIRST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. €95K

Manises (Valencia, Spain).
Refurbishment project, interior design and on-site works.

DETACHED HOUSE.

Outskirts of Benicarló (Castellón, Spain) Concept design.

ARCHITECT FOR ARCHITECTURAL FIRMS

2003 – 2007 ARCHITECT FOR INVENTARIO DE AQUITECTURA, LTD.

INTERTRONIC OFFICE BUILDING. Paterna (Spain). €3,5m. RIBA Stages A-K.

– Worked closely with other professionals including surveyors and engineers.
– Produced drawings and specifications for construction teams.
– Created and solved construction details in designing processandon-siteworks.
– Prepared company tender applications and negotiated building bureaucracy.
– Managed construction works and coordinated technicians and skilled workers.
– Identified customer requirements and led meetings on-site.
– Conducted measurements, estimates and controlled the economics of the
construction.

RAMBLETA THEATRE. Valencia (Spain). €14m. RIBA Stages A-G.

– Worked in a team producing drawings from concept to technical design.
– Designed construction details.
– Ensured compatibility between the design and stringent public regulations.

BUILDING OF 162 APARTMENTS. Valencia (Spain). €9,4m. RIBA Stages D-K.

– Designed and produced drawings and specifications within a team.
– Resolved construction issues, within project and on-site.
– Prepared and presented building documentation for stakeholders.
– Managed construction and coordinated teams of engineers and technicians.

BUILDING OF 40 APARTMENTS. Valencia (Spain). €4,7m. RIBA Stages A-F.

– Designed and produced presentations and drawings for the project. – Created technical information and tender documentation.
– The key point of contact for the client.

RAMBLETA PARC, 2nd Phase. Valencia (Spain). €3,6m. RIBA Stages A-F.

– Designed and produced drawings and specifications within a team.
– Designed general installations and specialist singular elements including an
interactive sculpture.

SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS. Valencia Region (Spain). RIBA Stages A-K.

– Conducted project design, interior design and construction management.

2007 COLLABORATION WITH THE ARCHITECT CRISTINA GIL

RESTORATION OF TOWN HALL OF BECEITE. Teruel (Spain). €200K. RIBA Stages R-F.

BUILDING OF 15 APARTMENTS. Valderrobres (Teruel). €685K. RIBA Stages E-F.

– Technical design, measurements, estimates and project documentation.

STUDENT INTERNSHIP

2002 CM, ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND URBANISM, LTD.

Assisted a multi-disciplinary team consisting of architects, civil engineers, landscape planners, industrial engineers and lawyers in residential, industrial building projects and landscape projects.

ADDITIONAL TRAINING

2014 Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014

MILTON CHANES. E-learning

2012 Energy Efficiency & Certifications

IVE. Valencian Institute of Building

2009 Management of Construction & Demolition Waste.

CTAV. Professional Association of Architects of Valencia

Digital Photography & Photo Edition.

AIDO. Image Technologic Centre.

Structures & Foundations.

CTAV. Professional Association of Architects of Valencia.

2008 Measurements & Estimates.

CPS Training Centre.

2006 Installations of Solar Thermal Energy.

CTAV. Professional Association of Architects of Valencia.

Economic Management in Buildings Under Construction.

CTAV. Professional Association of Architects of Valencia.

Business Concepts for Architects.

CTAV. Professional Association of Architects of Valencia.

2005 Calculation of Structures with CypeCad.

ZIGURAT CYPE ENGINEERS, S.A.

1998 Advanced AutoCad Design.

Polytechnic University of Valencia.

Alberto Castillo Garcia