Our Services

Our Services

FMS Architects provides the peace of mind that comes from hiring a team of experienced professionals. By offering a full spectrum scope of architectural, planning and interior design services, we cover the entire project from start to finish.

We have a Master Plans Examiner on our team providing qualified and certified building code expertise. With Gold, Silver, and Certified LEED projects in our portfolio, we have five LEED Professionals on staff. We also have five ICC Certified Accessibility Inspectors/Plans Examiners on staff. All technical and professional staff will be similarly certified by October 2014.

With over 85 years of experience, our services include:

  • PREDESIGN
  • Programming
  • Development of initial approximate space requirements
  • Site requirements
  • Security data
  • Project Scheduling
  • Existing Facilities Surveys
  • Field measurement
  • As-built documentation
  • Review of existing design data
  • Structural & MEP analysis
  • Economic feasibility studies
  • Schematics and flow diagrams
  • Building code analysis
  • Landlord review
  • ADA review
  • SITE ANALYIS
  • Site analysis and selection
  • Site development planning
  • Detailed site utilization studies
  • On-site and off-site utility studies
  • Existing conditions surveying
  • Utility studies
  • Environmental studies
  • Zoning reviews
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • SCHEMATIC DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
  • Prototype design
  • MEP design
  • Materials research
  • Space planning
  • Outline Specifications
  • DESIGN DEVELOPMENT
  • Creation of master details documents
  • Graphics and layering systems
  • Standardization and block creation
  • Creation of Process manuals
  • DD Specifications
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT SERVICES
  • Project Administration
  • Discipline Coordination
  • Agency Consulting
  • Owner Supplied Data
  • Schedule Development
  • Cost Estimating
  • CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS
  • Architectural Documentation
  • Structural documentation
  • Electrical documentation
  • Mechanical documentation
  • Civil documentation
  • Landscape design and documentation
  • Interiors documentation
  • Construction Documents specifications
  • Materials specifications
  • BIDDING/NEGOTIATIONS
  • Addenda
  • Bidding/negotiation
  • Bid evaluation
  • Contract award
  • CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION
  • Submittal Services
  • Observation services
  • Project representation
  • Supplemental documentation
  • Quotation requests/change orders
  • Furniture, furnishings and equipment installation administration
  • Punch listing
  • Project Closeout
  • Commissioning
  • POST CONSTRUCTION
  • Maintenance scheduling
  • Post-contract evaluation
  • Mechanical commissioning
  • As-built drawings
  • Warranty review
  • Archiving and records storage
  • SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
  • Plan Review Services for Municipalities
  • Inspections
  • LEED
  • Owner Master Documents
  • Tenant-related services
  • Furniture, furnishings and equipment services
  • Special disciplines consultation
  • Digital modeling
  • Life cycle cost analysis
  • Detailed cost estimating