Allan has been practicing architecture for over 25 years. He is particularly interested in design, planning and technology. Allan's involvement in all aspects of his projects brings extensive experience to fast-tracked, construction management processes where budget, schedule and function are major issues. He has specific expertise in the design of medical and healthcare research projects, with many repeat clients.
At NEXT Architecture, Allan leads their commitment to being at the forefront of combining design, technology, construction and practice in an integrated setting. Allan's approach, especially since starting with BIM in 2002 has resulted in high quality built results with marked reduction in costly design errors found in documentation. Allan has spoken at many venues on the importance of the transition firms must start making now to Integrated Practice utilizing BIM.
Allan, a founding member of CanBIM, is active in the profession, serving on a number of committees. He has also lectured at a number of national and international conferences in Heritage & Conservation Management and Building Information Modeling.