/ About

New Designs does free-lance work for Architects and clients in the private sector.

We are individual professionals, Architectural technologists registered with SACAP, (The South African Council for the Architectural Professions), working together on an ad-hoc basis as required per project.

We work with our clients to achieve a happy medium between

  • The dreams of our clients.
  • The governance of the building regulations act.
  • Aesthetical value.
  • Practicality.

Our expertise is the sum of the knowledge, talents and experience of the professionals working on a project combined. We are based in the Eastern Cape and Gauteng, or as far as internet communication can reach.

/ About

New Designs does free-lance work for Architects and clients in the private sector.

We are individual professionals, Architects, and Architectural technologists, working together on an ad-hoc basis as required per project.

We work with our clients to achieve a happy medium between

  • The dreams of our clients.
  • The governance of the building regulations act.
  • Aesthetical value.
  • Practicality.

Our expertise is the sum of the knowledge, talents and experience of the professionals working on a project combined. We are based in the Eastern Cape and Gauteng, or as far as internet communication can reach.

We design buildings. (Well) 

Aesthetic, Practical and Legal!

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Architecture

Agricultural - Volumetric

3D Photogrammetric aerial surveys

3D modelling

DP (Development Proposals)

  • Typically for Rezoning / Consent use rights / Subdivisions or Consolidations
  • Concept designs of greater site developments

Design options:

  • 1 Level floor plans.
  • 2D Elevations.
  • 3D – “walk through”.
  • 3D – Surveying in scalable, photorealistic modeling of the exterior. (Buildings / Towers / Mine quarries / Farmland vegetation.

Approved building plans:

  • New / Existing developments: (Residential and light Commercial)
  • “As Built” drawings
  • Telecommunications Masts & Antennas
  • Contour surveying
  • Rational designs (Specialist to do)
  • EED – Energy efficiency design: (Heat conductibility and pre-planning of isolation)
  • Renovations: – Specifications as well as contract management

SDP (Site Development Plans) New developments. (Residential / Light commercial)

New developments. (Residential / Light commercial) Compulsory for most commercial zoned properties.

  • Access routes, Parking and traffic design
  • Vegetation and Landscaping (Specialist to do)
  • Coverage & Floor area relations
  • Building lines & Servitudes
  • Drainage layout (Internal & External)
  • Storm water layout (Roof plan to external)
  • DRMP – Dolomite Risk Management Plans (Specialist to do)
  • Orientation
  • Fire plan & design (Specialist to do)
  • Aesthetical value

/ Good Planning Saves Money

/ Our Team Partners

 

Civil Engineer

LV Partners – Pretoria

Pieter Lindeque  – 012 348 4920

Structural Engineers

Pieter Joubert   –  083 226 1503   (Pretoria)

Peter Wilchut    –  072 496 1367   (Plettenberg Bay)

Town & Regional Planners

Urban Innovate Pretoria

Werner Slabbert – 012 460 0670

New Designs

Architectural Services

Mobile: 082 389 5770
Email: jurgens@newdesigns.co.za

14 Andries Pretorius Str
Aberdeen
Eastern Cape 6270
South Africa

Affiliations

 

SACAPSA – SOUTH AFRICAN COUNCIL FOR THE ARCHITECTURAL PROFESSIONS – Reg Nr. T0349 

SAIAT – SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGISTS – Mem no. 31420