A U T H E N T I C Design Solutions through Technical Expertise

Professional Architects registered with SACAP, and SAIA, guided by the Code of Conduct as per Act 44 of 2000.

Specialised buildings to exacting client requirements

Holistic design from inception to close out

Environmental ethics and scientific thinking

Client centered Approach

Formal and controlled phased progression

Realistic project based Pricing

Timeous delivery through strong Project Management Principles

Beautiful, functional spaces, that engage

P U R P O S E

G E N I U S in bringing different sciences together and providing the critical translation that is needed to unlock value for people in the form of development.

A U T H E N T I C

/ɔːˈθɛntɪk/

adjective :     of undisputed origin and not a copy;  genuine.

BESPOKE INDIVIDUAL SPACES

AIRPORT DESIGN

MINING

AGRICULTURE FACILITIES

SECURE ECONOMIC ZONE

RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENTS

SPEC HOUSING

INVESTMENT PROPERTY

FORENSIC ARCHITECTURE

LOGISTICS DESIGN & INTEGRATION

INSTITUTIONAL DESIGN

LABORATORIES

MEGA PROJECTS

INDUSTRIAL NODE PLANNING

URBAN INTEGRATION

RE - BUILD OF DESTROYED BLDGS

SOCIAL INFRASTRUCTURE

FORWARD BASE OF OPERATIONS

FBO / MRO FACILITIES

LUXURY DESIGN

BID SUBMISSION & SUPPLY CHAIN

PROJECT PLANNING

VALUE ENGINEERING

OPTIMISATION & EFFICACY DESIGN

HOSTILE CLIMATE DESIGN

SYSTEM SIMULATIONS

PASSIVE CLIMATE RESPONSE

THERMAL OPTIMISATION

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

GREEN BUILDING STANDARDS

TECHNICAL HYPER COORDINATION

GRAFF BLOCK & KRIEL ARCHITECTS AND ASSOCIATES
GRAFF BLOCK & KRIEL ARCHITECTS AND ASSOCIATES

ADAPTING TO EACH CLIENTS NEEDS

No person is the same, No Client, and definately no project, we pride ourselves on our ability to conceptually dissect and enhance the requirements of all our clients, wether you need a quick answer, or are planning your next Mega project, we are ready to engage on any and all levels.

THE WHITE PACKAGE

CLIENT ADVICE

BRIEF FORMULATION

PROJECT INTEROGATION

DOCUMENTATION CHECK

General sound boarding and exploration of possibilities on new and or existing projects. Objective advice on clients most pressing concerns

Minimal Cost per Hour. Agreed prior to commencement.

Formal Technical report with Professional Architect endorsement.

THE YELLOW PACKAGE

BRIEF FORMULATION

SITE ANALYSIS

COUNCIL LIASON

CONCEPT DESIGN

DESIGN APPROVAL

Ideal for speculative clients who wish to run the construction project(s) to their specific construction needs and timelines.

Only phase 3 (of 6) is billed, with specific discount overall negotiated.

Constructable Design drawings to clients own specifications and risk.

THE RED PACKAGE

STANDARD FULL SERVICE AS PER SAIA

FULL PHASED APPROACH FROM 1 TO 6

ARCHITECT APPOINTED AS AGENT OF CLIENT

CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISION MANAGEMENT AND QMS

Recommended for all building projects. Quality is assured and contractual, construction, and quality issues are all handled by Professional Architects on site.

Full Phase Billing 6 of 6 Overall discount can be negotiated on complexity of project and timelines.

THE BLACK PACKAGE

CURATED CLIENT EXPERIENCE

COMPREHENSIVE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

REAL TIME VIRTUAL REALITY 3D DESIGN

ADVANCED PHYSICS APPLICATIONS

GBK A+A Black Edition Branded

Recommended for High

End/ High Yield Investment Buildings

One of a kind designs tailored in every way to the exacting spatial and luxury requirements of the client.

Full phased billing, with additional services as required clipped onto contract for precise outcomes.

IMPORTANT NOTE: PROFESSIONAL ARCHITECTS ARE THE ONLY PROFESSIONALS WHO CAN QUOTE FOR SERVICES ON A PERCENTAGE OF THE ESTIMATED CONSTRUCTION AMMOUNT AS PER THE ACT 44 OF 2000 ARCHITECTS PROFESSION ACT. THIS IS BASED ON PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE, AND BACKED BY BANKABLE GUARANTEES. FEES AND CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATES ARE BILLED PER PHASE COMPLETION AND ARE ADJUSTED AFTER EACH ;PHASE IN ITS RESPECTIVE REPORT & DOCUMENTATION.

ALLOWABLE DISCOUNT IS LIMITED BY LAW

BEWARE DESIGNERS WHO CLAIM TO BE PROFESSIONALS WHO CHARGE IN PER SQUARE METER RATES FOR THEIR DESIGN SERVICES

South African Institute for ArchitectureSouth African Institute for Architecture
South African Council for the Architectural ProfessionsSouth African Council for the Architectural Professions

Services we provide

ENERGY EFFICIENCY MODELLING

Compliance of the Building to latest SANS 10400 XA : 2021 standards

BESPOKE DESIGN

Focus on the Client as Individual in the expression of space

PROJECT PLANNING

Our excellent project planning streamlines the architectural process, ensuring all details are accounted for in the journey from concept to creation.

PROFESSIONAL SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Data gathering, Information driven Simulation tested optimization of the Buildings design

VALUE ENGINEERING

Ensuring optimized space requirements in a balanced approach toward project expenditure vs value gained

TECHNICAL COORDINATION MANAGEMENT

Management of the project through technical detail in workstream coordination

TECHNICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

We deliver infrastructure solutions that are resilient and future-proof, informed by rigorous scientific analysis and cutting-edge technology.

FULL SERVICE ARCHITECTS FROM IDEA TO FINISHED BUILDING

PRIME PROPERTY DESIGN THROUGH BLACK EDITION S.O.G DESIGN TEAM P. O. A.

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