Architecture and Engineering
The Architecture and Engineering department (A&E) provides all-inclusive design and project management services for a multitude of construction projects on the UAB campus. Our staff includes licensed architects, engineers and an interior design manager who ensure that all life safety codes, city permitting requirements, and Facilities Standards are met. We are also the corporate engineering staff of UAB, and answer all technical questions, write the Facilities Standards, and review construction documents furnished by outside consultants to DPMS.
The Architecture and Engineering department is responsible for the following:
- Architectural and engineering design services
- Project management services for construction related activities
- Feasibility studies project cost assessments
- Code compliance and Facilities Standards reviews
Comprised of 3 licensed architects and 1 licensed architect manager, this team designs and manages architectural projects, provides cost and feasibility studies, and confirms code and Facilities Standards compliance.
Comprised of 1 licensed interior designer manager and 2 Interior Design assistants, this team designs and manages interior design projects, selects and reviews finishes, provides cost and feasibility studies, and confirms Facilities Standards compliance.
-Plumbing / Mechanical
Comprised of 2 licensed mechanical engineers, this team designs and manages plumbing and mechanical projects, provides cost and feasibility studies, and confirms code and Facilities Standards compliance.
Comprised of 1 licensed Electrical Engineers, this team designs and manages electrical projects, provides cost and feasibility studies, and confirms code and Facilities Standards compliance. Drafting: comprised of 2 CAD draftsmen, this team provides drawing support services to the entire design team, maintains the drawing archives for the entire campus, and provides site assessment and drawing input services.
Comprised of 1 administrative assistant, this team provides administrative support services to the entire design team, helps to monitor and maintain bid level projects, and assists in updating project financial reports.