Robert has over thirty five years of experience in architectural technology and is managing principal for contract documents, and contract administration at HFKS Architects. His contribution during the planning process, contract documents and contract administration "raises the bar" in a diverse portfolio of projects. Many of these technically complex commissions, often require advanced redevelopment strategies implemented at full, or marginally reduced occupancy conditions. His highly respected methodology of developing clear and concise specifications and contract documents, supported by effective contract administration skills have resulted in numerous successful projects, responding to the unique requirements of each client. He commands an in-depth knowledge of technical and formal aspects of the design and construction industry, gained during years of building his diversified experience. Robert guides and trains the younger generation of professionals, who frequently rely on his insightful and well-researched advice. Such reputation has been recognized by a number of clients and industry professionals who value his opinion and expertise often extending beyond traditional consulting services
Robert has been instrumental in planning and delivery of projects exceeding $100M in construction value and has to his credit significant body of work, majority of which continues to be in the institutional sector. His expertise in contractual matters proves to be invaluable in staying current with the construction procurement methods. Documents authored by Robert frequently become the model for others to follow.
- Research & Collection Resource Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton
- Health Research Innovation Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton
- Medical Isotope & Cyclotron Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton
- Kennedale Traffic Operations Complex (East & West Sites), City of Edmonton