PLD is comitted to providing high-quality, cost-effective landscape design and arboriculture services while also understanding and applying principals of design theory that will preserve the habitude of communities, ecosystems and the environment.
•Provide design plans Construction plans and Specifications and other necessary documents thaI will guide the project through to completion. Preparation of supporting Landscape Architectural plan documents include landscape planting plans, hardscape plans, irrigation plans, critical area plans such as CBPA restoration plans, reforestation plans, BMPs and storm water management facilities plans including constructed wetlands, bioretention facilities, bio-swales, tree inventory plans, conservation area inventory plans, plans associated with environmental studies such as NEPA and Phase 1 impact assessments, basis of design and specification documents, renderings and photo-simulations. Landscape plans generally include calculations for canopy and green area requirements, parking and interior landscaping requirements, streetscape and special corridor landscaping requirements. Site assessment and investigation prior to and construction management upon project completion is a common duty associated with plan implementation as well as reviewing shop drawings for contractor performance compliance.
•Graphic presentations including 3D, color rendering, and photo-simulations.
•Provide tree care planning and Arborcultural related services.
•Perform field investigations and assessment of the project site to determine best use.
• Perform varying level of investigation to resolve code compliance and effectively respond to concerns from plan reviewing authorities and clients.
•Drafting services are available for the preparation of supporting Civil and Survey plan documents include site plans, construction plans, utility and grading documents, use permit plans, erosion and sediment control plans and narratives, record drawings, survey and subdivision plans, boundary surveys, ALTA surveys, plats, and easement documents.
•Communicate, lead and advise design teams and allied consultants of design constraints and logistics.
•Monitor work progress and provide documentation of construction related activity including certified inspections.
Software and Graphic Presentation
•Ability to effectively use multiple design and presentation software such as the latest versions of computer-aided drafting software, Civil 3D, Microstation, Photoshop and various office and design related software.