This stage broadly defines the primary scope and responsibilities of the stakeholders involved in the project, resulting in a project brief and that further initiates the preparation of a design brief in sufficient detail to test the feasibility of the project, obtain approval of the client and refine the functional and aesthetic design.
Concept design commences upon sign off the Project Brief, taking into consideration the Client business plan strategies and project objectives, timelines, budget, constraints and any phasing requirements.
Site survey are carried out and verified against as-built plans on AutoCAD from architectural plans provided and evaluated for the proposed Client requirements.
Relevant tenant fit out manuals, design guidelines, branding guidelines, specifications etc. as required are gathered.
Interviewing key client role players to determine organizational requirements and prioritizing requirements also form an important part of the Concept Design Stage.
The following are outcomes of the Concept Design Stage