Mahendra Kharat

Mahendra Kharat

Summary

I am an aesthetically-inclined architect with strong passion and appreciation for design and detail. Enjoys the challenge of managing projects from inception to completion including client interactions, space planning, construction drawings, contractor interaction and material colour selection.

Interest

I have a keen interest intravelling and experiencing new places and cultures during which I explore my love for photography. I am affiliated with various social organizations such as WWF, BNHS, Rotract club through which I involved myself in many social service projects. While studying in UK I mentored refugee children and taught them basic English.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2009 - Present

Architect

Private Practice

As a freelance Architect worked on various residential and commercial spaces. Developed projects from schematics through construction administration. Complete responsibility for client contact, design development and construction documents, site visits, presentations to client and consultantpartners.

2001 - 2003

Senior Architect

DESIGN MULTIPLES

Lead the design conceptualization and construction of homes, offices and commercial spaces ranging between 500sqft to 5000sqft.

Was challenged to develop Master plan and conceptualization design for a housing project for Kumar City in Pune.

Implemented project design concepts, handled construction documents, devised space planning, furniture and electrical layouts.

Consulted with clients to access their goals and special requirements and presented final project recommendation.

Had the opportunity to work with award winning Architect from Goa Ar. Dean Dcruz on a national architectural competition. Developed the master plan, made scaled models of the said project and went to Delhi for its presentation.

1999 - 2001

Intern and later as Graduate Architect

M. JACOB & COMPANY

Worked as a Junior Architect on Construction Documents. Developed the schematic designs and prepared the documents for presentation. Developed the Façade and its Fenestration, coordinated with the various agencies on site, designed various details and working drawings for the layout. Prepared interior layout and finalised the colour schemes in consultation with the interior designer. Coordinated building systems through direct contact with Engineers and Contractors

Project's worked on: Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. Management College, Fr. Agnel Technical Complex, Vashi , Navi Mumbai. Fr. Agnel Multipurpose School, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. Dayanand Anglo Vedic School, Nerul, Navi Mumbai. Fr. Agnel Educational Complex, Pune.
1995 - 1996

Student of Architecture

SPACEARCH

Prepared various layouts in consultation with senior architects, worked on the roofing system, and landscaping and made a scaled model of the hall.

MangalMaitri Hall, Fr. Agnel Technical Complex. Vashi , Navi Mumbai

Education

Education
Aug 2003 - Aug 2005

URBAN DESIGN (P.G.DIP.)

UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE, UK, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
1994 - 2000

B.ARCH (HONS)

SIR. J.J.COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE

Skills

Skills

Areas of Expertise

  . Architectural Design/Drawings         · Design Development            · Technical Drawings  · Aesthetic & Functional Design        · Landscaping Plans              · Model Making                        · Interior Design                      · Site Selection            · Computer-aided Design & Drafting                       · Land Use Studies  

Certifications

Certifications
2001 - 2013

Registered Architect

Council Of Architecture, India