We have just realized one
fact through working at foreign architectural consultants firm.
It is that we canft apply for the Japanese architecturefs standard and
common sense in
Everyone who ever worked at overseas could share with this notice easily.
Most important thought is...
"How we would solve for these matters?",
"How we would develop with sustainability to our business? "
Due to solve these
matters, we need to think about the way of solution based on real
situation related to local environment ,custom and human
Even if Japanese think in way of Japanese logic, these matters have not
gone well. Best way is to organize international team to solve each
matter on overseas' business field.
This means that there
are many cases in the each phase of project to be
decided by architectfs discretion which are their own experience and
common sense .
In other words, there
are still many possibilities for stakeholder
related to realize project ,which they couldnft ever perform in Japan
because of their compliance to their belonging society.
architecture standards would not apply for
another counties, it is important for us to revise and develop these
standards to local version in any fields not only in architecture.
Above thoughts could be
applied for the another foreign client in case
that they would develop their own project and activities in Japan.
On the other hand, the
situation that architectural standard has not
been established on construction site bring risks for the client. This
means that a construction manager may changes our design ,consequently
this leads to a decline of design performance promptly.
In the design
phase, design quality can be kept in accordance with local
condition by using standard CAD data and structure calculation program.
construction site, there are many case that construction have
not been implemented based on design drawings due to lack of their
Even if construction
manager belonging to Japanese general contractors, they
still don't understand the system of construction management which accompany with confirmations and reports
to be required with supervisor and
This is the reason
why the necessities of international architectural
firm well known for both domestic and overseas works have been increased more
and more in future.
Frontier spirits of international architects firm
Architecture is global
The more society
borderless, the more we need to unite each countries works based on
understanding of the each countries difference.
At the same time, we
deepen interchange in architectural field, and then we
develop it to our business, and realize their potential. Finally we make
people happy through architecture.
This is the motivation, the energy, and
the concept for us to proceed to new frontier of
International architect firm.
We are sure that this world shall be changed depending on our creativity and
This is really our thought which we want to share with many