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SERVICES

Analysis and Assessment
- Study of Client's operations leading to recommendations regarding organisation of space and facilities 

Brief Development 

- Building client's outline requirements into a full description of needs for current operations and future flexibility.
- Establishing suitable interrelationships of diverse requirements.

Feasibility Studies
- Evaluation of property or sites for suitability to clients requirements
- Advising on Cost options

Design 
- Translating clients operational needs and aspirations to physical form
- Providing Identity, and sense of place and purpose.

Project Management 
- Realisation of project through construction to completion.
- Organisation and supervision of all necessary Consultants and Specialists' inputs, Contractors etc.

Interior design and fit-out 
- Design and realisation of interior environment, private or   commercial, as backdrop to human activity

Planning 
- Negotiations with Planning Authorities.
- Making submissions or observations relating to other developments including Appeals to An Bord Pleanala.
- Co-ordination of specialist Planning Consultant when required.

Environmental Impact Statements

- Organising and co-ordinating input of specialists in producing E.I.S when required as part of Planning Application
 
Conservation, Refurbishment and Restoration 
- PoCA is a Practice Accredited in Conservation at Grade III

Quality Statement
Paul O'Callaghan Architects is committed to realisation of clients requirements in the most cost effective, fit for purpose, and aesthetic manner with due regard to context and environment.
PoCA's quality objectives are pursued through the following procedures:
- Careful and comprehensive analysis of brief and clients aspirations at outset of
project.  Attainment of quality in end product depends significantly on
comprehensive brief development.
- Solutions to brief are assessed for functional compliance with Brief, Buildability, and cost effectiveness.
- Careful selection of competent suitable building contractors.
- Close monitoring of Contractor's performance and quality during construction.
- Post contract analysis of performance of Design Team and Contractor.