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Working together to obtain the best services for the job

We believe in the importance of visual impressions. Whether one has an office space, an entertainment venue, or other institution, visual representation is the first impression when entering an organization or establishment. This most important first impression is what will establish that solid foundation or possibly undermine it.

ARCHITECTURE

 

With over 40 years of experience, we are experts in conceptualizing and designing spaces that align with our client’s vision and exceed their expectations. From feasibility studies and bid evaluations to contractor selection and project management, we walk through each phase of the process with you to make sure that, together, we create a space you can be proud of.

PRE-DESIGN

•  Feasibility Studies
•  Architectural Programming
•  Master Planning
•  Construction Cost Estimating
•  Code Compliance Evaluation
•  ADA Assessment
•  Building/Site Audit

DESIGN

•  Architectural Design
•  Budgeting and Cost Analysis
•  Construction Documents
•  Construction Specifications
•  Interior Design/Graphic Design
•  Bid Evaluation
•  Contractor Selection

CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION

•  Project Management
•  Construction Contract Administration
•  Construction Management
•  Record Drawings

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

•  Value Engineering
•  Site Selection Analysis
•  Furniture Procurement
•  Digital 3-D Imaging & Animation
•  Move/Scheduling Coordination
•  Virtual Reality

INTERIOR DESIGN

 

Our award-winning staff of Designers strive everyday to be trusted advisors for our clients. We design spaces that are human centric and depict the brand & culture for the space they represent. We take time to meet and understand the unique opportunities and challenges each project provides. We then develop guiding principles and goals which are achieved within creative design solutions.

PRE-DESIGN

•  Visioning Sessions
•  Surveys
•  Programming
•  Benchmarking
•  Master Planning
•  Furniture Selection & Specifications
•  Building & Furniture Audit
•  Code Compliance Evaluation
•  ADA Assessment

DESIGN

•  Interior Design
•  Budgeting & Cost Analysis
•  Construction Documents
•  Construction Specifications
•  Graphic Design
•  Furniture Bidding & Negotiations
•  Bid Evaluation
•  Contractor Selection

CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION

•  Project Management
•  Construction Contract Administration
•  Construction Management
•  Record Drawings

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

•  Value Engineering
•  Change Management
•  Site Selection Analysis
•  Furniture Procurement
•  Digital 3D Imaging & Animation
•  Move/Scheduling Coordination
•  Virtual Reality

CIVIL

 

Our award winning engineering staff has worked on hundreds of projects across the country. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to developing an effective design plan, we start with a detailed analysis of each client’s specific needs and unique environment to ensure that expectations are met within time and budget restraints. Our wide range of services provide solutions as unique as the clients we serve.

SITE EVALUATION & PLANNING

•  Site Feasibility Analysis
•  Preliminary Site Recon Audits and Regulating Agencies Coordination
•  Project Approvals & Permitting Timelines
•  Conceptual Site Plans & Cost Estimates
•  Project Development Reports

SITE ENGINEERING

•  Site Plan/Entitlement Approval Documents
•  Construction Drawings & Specifications
•  Public Meeting Presentations
•  Governmental Jurisdiction Coordination
•   Site Lighting

PERMIT ADMINISTRATION

•  Management & Administration
•  Approval Process Monitoring
•  Client Representation

CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION

•  Bidding & Construction Management
•  Contract Administration
•  Construction Inspections
•  Record Drawings
•  Construction Compliance Certification

TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION

PLANNING

•  Trip Generation Analysis
•  Traffic Impact Letters/Statements
•  Traffic Impact Analysis (TIA)

TECHNICAL STUDIES

•  Stopping Sight Distance Analysis
•  Vehicle Turning Simulation
•  Speed Studies
•  Traffic Control Device Warrant Studies

DESIGN

•  Traffic Signal Design
•  Roadway Signing & Striping Design
•  Construction Traffic Control Plan Design

SURVEYING

•  Topographic
•  ALTA
•  Boundary
•  Easements
•  Legal Descriptions
•  Plats

MECHANICAL, ELECTRIC, & PLUMBING

 

Our mechanical, plumbing and electrical engineers provide the expertise and guidance you need to select the right solutions for your project. Whether building a new or upgrading an existing facility, Paradigm Design’s engineers deliver affordable and effective solutions. From wind to geothermal, heat recovery and lighting technology, we evaluate both up-front and long-term costs while helping you understand each system’s impact on maintenance, operations and energy-efficiency.

MECHANICAL

ELECTRICAL

PLUMBING

•  Central Air Handling Systems
•  4-Pipe Fan Coil Systems
•  Water Source Heat Pump Systems
•  Radiant Floor Heating
•  Smoke Ejection and Control Systems
•  Temperature Control Systems
•  Energy Recovery
•  Geothermal Heating and Cooling

•  Particulate Collection Systems
•  Make-Up Air Systems
•  Process Piping Systems
•  Humidification / Dehumidification Systems
•  Cogeneration Systems
•  Central Chiller and Boiler Plants
•  Ice Storage Systems

•  Particulate Collection Systems
•  Make-Up Air Systems
•  Process Piping Systems
•  Humidification / Dehumidification Systems
•  Cogeneration Systems
•  Central Chiller and Boiler Plants
•  Ice Storage Systems

•  HVAC Air Systems
•  HVAC Hydronic Systems
•  Control Systems Verification

•  Power Distribution Design (Medium and Low Voltage)
•  TVSS / UPS / PDU Design
•  Emergency Generator Design

•  Addressable vs. Hardwired
•  Closed Circuit TV Design System Coordination
•  Card Access Systems

•  Interior Lighting
•  Lighting Control Systems
•  Daylight Harvesting
•  Exterior, Pedestrian, Security, Parking Lighting
•  Accent and Facade Lighting
•  Energy Code and LEED Compliance

•  Low Voltage and Communication Systems
•  Audio Visual Technology
•  Distributed Sound for Music, Paging, Lecture, and Sound Masking
•  Nurse Call / Dome Lights
     •  WanderGuard

•  Electrical System Analysis, Assessment and Planning
•  Emergency Lighting Evaluation
•  Short Circuit Analysis
•  Protective Device Coordination
•  Equipment Duty Analysis
•  Arc Flash Analysis
•  Electrical System Energy analysis
     •  COMcheck Reports

•  Domestic Water Systems
•  Solar Hot Water Heating
•  Sanitary Sewer Systems
•  Waste Water Disposal
•  Hot Water Recirculation Systems
•  Back Flow Preventers
•  Water Reduction
•  Low Consumption Fixtures

•  Domestic Water/Chiller Plant Separation
•  Acid Waste Systems
•  Process Piping
•  Specialty Plumbing Systems
•  Medical Gas System

•  Sprinkler Head Layout
•  Riser and Standpipe Systems
•  Fire Service Water Main