From its inception in 1996, Saran Architects has built a reputation for innovative design and exceptional service in Architectural and Interior design. The organization has established this reputation through a broad range of residential, commercial, institutional, hotel buildings, entertainment ,recreational projects and interior projects over the years.
The firm has become known for designing projects of exceptional materials and quality, with a strong conceptual basis derived from specific needs and aspirations of each client.
To provide highest level of professional design services through Prompt Delivery, Innovative, Functional and Sustainable, Planning and Design Solutions,Clubbed with appropriate engineering backup.
Encourage and inspire creative input and strategic thinking from project team - proactively manage to exceed the needs &expections of our client to offer customized solutions fulfilling the entire spectrum of client objectives.
Take client through a design process of understanding project goals, examining user needs creating an inspiring and enduring environment, recognising our responsibilities to our built envirnonment.
To operate at highest level of professionalism and accountability, to achieve product of great architectural and technical excellence.
PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT S.Saravanaraj, graduated from SAP, Guindy, Chennai; with masters in Architecture, has 20 years of experience working on residential, institutional and commercial projects. His expertise includes design excellence, building systems, contract administration and a strong designer with expert knowledge of building science and construction, with a solid understanding of projects delivery with architectural and technical excellence
B.Arch at SAP Guindy, Chennai (1985-1990)
M.Arch at SAP Guindy, Chennai (1990-1992)
Associate in Indian Institute of Architects
Registered in Council of Architecture - CA 93/15579
Associate in Indian Institute of Interior Designer
Our team is composed of creative, innovative and communicative individuals who share a fascination for their work, and a readiness to become emotionally involved with each project as it develops. Our team is composed of creative, innovative and communicative individuals who share a fascination for their work, and a readiness to become emotionally involved with each project as it develops. Meeting the daily challenge of competition, in both large scale and small scale contexts and succeeding in our work is only possible with a team that is capable of enthusiasm and which is built on a basis of friendship and mutual trust.
As a comprehensive design provider along with the Architecture and Interior Design Services , we collobrate with senicr consultants in various disciplines - from Structural Design , Electrical Design , MEP Design , HVAC Design , Fire Protection & Safety Designs , Landscape Design and Waste Management Solutions.
We believe in design CREATIVITY, INTEGRITY WITH FUNCTIONALISM. Our commitment is to provide comprehensive management of architectural services, interior designing, project management – creating AESTHETICALLY PLEASING, INNOVATIVE DESIGNS reflecting the clients image, objective and specific needs.
Continuous dialogue and close co-operation with individual clients and others involved in planning enable us to find rapid, rational solutions to even the most complex problems. With our integrated design process, we continually strive to make our work responsive to the client’s needs and changing the lives and lifestyles of the people and communities it serves.
We provide expanded architectural design knowledge and technical skills, direct access to principal, team – cover off and support ,commitment to the integrated – team approach.
Our firms main objective is to create a quality environment & spaces thereby maximizing clients investments. Our aim is to provide complete range of specialized consultancy services under one roof and the clients interest are best served by harmonious blending of architecture and interior designing and design co-ordination with varied services.
Project brief development - Site selection & analysis- Infrastructure analysis- Budgeting & scheduling - Outline planning applications.
Site analysis- Concept development - Detailed design - Recommendation of specialists consultants- Planning and building applications to relevant authorities - Presentation drawings.
Wings of documentation - Prequalification of tenders- Tender evaluation of award.
Architectural working drawings ,Good for construction - Structural working drawings - Electrical working drawings- Plumbing working drawings - HVAC drawings - Fire safety drawings.
Regular site inspection - Assessment of variations - Monitoring of project cost- Completion & handling over.
Space planning/ optimization- Area allocation- Budgetary estimate.
Layout design- Design concepts- Color Analysis- Visuals- Typology of furniture- Image and Brand Development.
Detailed planning- Visuals- Detailed drawings- Services co-ordination- Art Consultation.
Estimates- Tender drawing- Selection and Specifications- Prequalification- Tender evaluation @ award.
Site inspection- Procurement Management- Assessment of variations- Monitoring of project costs- Installation Administration- Coordination with Contractors- Completion @handing over documents.
Scope Management- Schedule Management- Constructability Review- Cost Management- Site Management- Quality Management- Project Schedules- Contract Monitoring- Procurement Management- Services Management- Contract Administration- Contract Packages Closure and Handover- As-Built Drawing and Documentation- Final Close out.
This consists of:-
The day to day quality checking,maintanence of M-books ,bill checking will be done by a supervisor appointed by the client at site with stagewise supervision from engineer of architects office.
Preparing a defects list as may be required and possible to do on behalf of the Client and instructing the contractor to carry out the list of defects to comply with all requirements of the relevant authorities.