This is the second in a must-have series of step-by-step guides to using the new RIBA Plan of Work 2013 on your project. Drawing together stages 2 and 3 this book explains the importance of the Concept Design and Developed Design, how to achieve a balance of creativity and method and how it should interact with the briefing and construction phases.
Providing a practical tool to running an efficient project each guide follows the same format leading you through the core tasks at each stage supported by tips, definitions, templates and useful techniques. Five theoretical scenarios are used throughout the guides to illustrate how the Plan of Work can be applied on various project types and sizes including an extension to a house, a new library and a large office building.
These guides will provide unrivalled support for practices on all projects – large and small – and across all types of procurement.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. Core Objectives 3. Stage 2 - Concept Design 4. Stage 3 - Developed Design 5. Conclusion
Tim Bailey is founder of xsite architecture established in 2000 and based in Newcastle. Tim has been an architect since 1992 and has been involved with a diverse range of realised projects throughout the North East and London.