giantA Pty Ltd® – Leading local Building Design and Drafting Services, specialising in building permits (DA/CDC/CC). We guarantee to proceed with the best, fastest, and most reliable professional services.
What we do
giantA Pty Ltd involves creating detailed plans, drawings and home energy efficiency and sustainability assessment for the construction of buildings. This includes Building design, structural engineering, mechanical and electrical systems design, and other specialised design services. Our draftsmen or designers will work closely with relevant consultants and builders to ensure that the building design meets all necessary codes, regulations, and safety standards, while also meeting the specific needs and desires of the client. This can include preparing documentation, creating floor plans, elevations, sections, and details, as well as 3D renderings and animations to help visualize the finished building..
Who we serve
Building design and drafting services typically serve a variety of clients, including:
- - Architectural firms can work with us to create detailed plans and drawings for our building designs.
- - Engineers use our services to create drawings and plans for specific aspects of a building's design, such as structural, mechanical, electrical, or plumbing systems.
- - Builders and contractors: Builders and contractors need to create detailed plans and drawings for the construction of a building.
- - Property developers use our services to create detailed plans and drawings for large-scale building projects, such as residential or commercial developments.
- - Individuals/Homeowners use our services for custom home designs or remodeling projects.
Additionally, giantA Pty Ltd can also serve government bodies, schools, and other organizations that are looking to construct or remodel buildings.
Our Commitment to you
We typically make several commitments to our clients, including:
- - To deliver high-quality, accurate and detailed design and drafting services that meet the client's specific needs and requirements.
- - To complete projects within the agreed-upon timeline and budget.
- - To provide ongoing support and assistance throughout the design and drafting process, as well as during the construction and occupancy phases.
- - To stay up-to-date with the latest building codes, regulations, and industry standards.
- - To maintain clear and consistent communication with the client to ensure their satisfaction with the design and drafting services provided.
- - To provide a high level of customer service and to be responsive to client's needs and concerns.
- - To remain professional, honest and ethical throughout the entire process and to protect the client's confidential information.
giantA Pty Ltd registered on 13/04/2018 in NSW, today, we deliver about 400-500 multiple sizes of projects every year across NSW and other states and territories for our valued clients.
Why use giantA
Many clients come to us for a variety of reasons, including
- - Expertise: Design and drafting professionals have the training and experience necessary to design and draft plans that comply with building codes and regulations, as well as industry standards.
- - Time-saving: Using us can save time compared to creating plans on your own, allowing you to focus on other aspects of your project.
- - Cost-effective: Help you create an efficient and cost-effective design that meets your needs and budget.
- - Attention to detail: Design and drafting professionals to pay close attention to the details of a design, ensuring that the plans are accurate and complete.
- - Communication: Provide clear and consistent communication throughout the design process, helping to ensure that the final plans meet the client's needs and expectations.
- - Professionalism: Provide a level of professionalism that can be difficult to achieve on your own, and we can help ensure that your project is completed to the highest standards.
- - Project management: Help manage the project, making sure that all the necessary permits and approvals are obtained and that the project is completed within the agreed-upon timeline and budget.
Creating sustainable and energy-efficient buildings, using the latest technology and building materials, and creating functional and visually appealing spaces that meet the needs of the client
giantA Pty Ltd's mission is to provide clients with high-quality, functional, and visually appealing building designs that meet their needs, while also adhering to all necessary codes and regulations. This mission is achieved by providing a variety of services such as:
- • Site analysis and assessment
- • Conceptual design and planning
- • Detailed design and documentation
- • 3D visualization and rendering
- • Construction administration and site observation
- • Coordination with other professionals, such as structural and mechanical engineers
- • Obtaining
Building design and drafting services aim to create buildings that are not only functional, but also energy-efficient, sustainable, and visually pleasing. We also aim to stay current with the latest technology, building materials, and design trends to ensure that our designs are innovative and efficient. The ultimate goal is to provide clients with a building that meets our specific needs, exceeds our expectations and is safe, functional and aesthetically pleasing, while also being cost-effective and sustainable
We typically produce our services through a combination of design expertise, technical knowledge, and project management skills. The process typically includes the following steps:
- - Initial Consultation: Building design and drafting services will meet with the client to understand our needs, goals, and budget for the project. We will also conduct a site visit to gather information about the location, topography, and surrounding area.
- - Conceptual Design: Using the information gathered during the initial consultation, the design team will create a conceptual design that incorporates the client's needs and goals, and meets all necessary codes and regulations. This will include creating sketches, floor plans, and 3D renderings.
- - Detailed Design: Once the conceptual design is approved by the client, the design team will create detailed plans and drawings, including floor plans, elevations, sections, and details. These plans will be created using AutoCAD, Revit or other CAD software.
- - Coordination and Permitting: Building design and drafting services will coordinate with other professionals, such as structural engineers and mechanical engineers, to ensure that the design is structurally sound and meets all necessary codes and regulations. We will also work to obtain all necessary building permits and approvals.
- - Construction Administration: The building design and drafting services will provide construction administration services to ensure that the building is being constructed as per the design, and to provide support to the client and contractors during the construction process. This may include conducting site visits, reviewing shop drawings, and responding to RFIs.
- - Final Documentation: Once the construction is complete, building design and drafting services will provide final documentation, such as "as-built" drawings and operation and maintenance manuals, to the client.
Throughout the process, building design and drafting services will work closely with our clients to ensure that their needs are met and that the final design meets all necessary codes and regulations.
giantA Pty Ltd typically gets our main supplies from a variety of sources, including:
- - Software and Technology: Building design and drafting services use specialized software such as AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, and other CAD and 3D modelling programs to create detailed plans and drawings. We also use other software such as rendering and visualization software, project management software, and BIM (Building Information Modeling) software.
- - Building Materials: Building design and drafting services may also use a variety of building materials during the construction process, such as lumber, concrete, steel, and other materials. We work with suppliers and vendors to source these materials and ensure that we meet all necessary codes and regulations.
- - Professional Services: We also work with other professionals such as structural engineers, mechanical engineers, and building consultants to ensure that the design is structurally sound and meets all necessary codes and regulations.
Building Permits and Approvals: Building design and drafting services may also need to obtain building permits and approvals from local and regional governments, and may work with these agencies to ensure that the design meets all necessary codes and regulations.
Overall, giantA Pty Ltd sources our supplies and services from a variety of sources to ensure that the building is safe, functional, and meets all necessary codes and regulations.
giantA Pty Ltd uses various technologies to improve our business operations and provide better client services. Some of the technologies that we use for our business include:
Building Information Modeling (BIM): BIM is a digital representation of a building's physical and functional characteristics. It involves creating and managing digital models of a building, which can be used to improve communication, coordination, and collaboration between different stakeholders during the design and construction process. giantA Pty Ltd uses BIM to enhance cooperation and coordination with other professionals and to provide more accurate and detailed designs to our clients.
3D Modeling and Visualization: We use 3D modellings and visualization software, such as SketchUp and Rhino, to create detailed, accurate, and realistic 3D models of buildings. This allows clients to visualize the building before it is constructed and make changes as needed.
Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR): We use VR and AR technologies to provide clients with a more immersive and interactive experience when reviewing designs. This can help clients better understand the design and make more informed decisions about the building.
Cloud-Based Services: giantA Pty Ltd uses cloud-based services to store and share files and collaborate with clients and other professionals. This allows them to access and share information, regardless of the location, quickly.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML): We use AI and ML to automate repetitive tasks, improve design efficiency, and generate new design options.
Internet of Things (IoT): We incorporate IoT technology in building design and construction to provide intelligent and connected buildings that can improve energy efficiency and safety.
These technologies are not exhaustive. giantA Pty Ltd uses other technologies that can help improve our business operations and provide better client services.
Currently, our primary office is in Western Sydney, and we serve many clients throughout NSW via satellite offices throughout Sydney.
We are happy to meet our clients at our preferred location or at the project on-site, and they are more than welcome to meet us at our various satellite offices in Sydney.
giantA Pty Ltd has intellectual property (IP) in the form of the plans, designs and drawings we create for clients. These plans, designs, and drawings are protected by copyright laws and the company may have the exclusive right to use, reproduce, and distribute the plans, designs, and drawings. We also have trademarks for the names of our company and our services, as well as patents for any proprietary technology or processes we may use in our services.
giantA Pty Ltd also has non-disclosure agreements with clients to protect our confidential information. This is the company's property, and we have the right to prevent others from using it without permission.
Skill and staff retention strategies
giantA Pty Ltd uses a variety of strategies to retain skilled staff and maintain a high level of expertise within the company. Some strategies include:
- - Providing ongoing training and professional development opportunities: This helps staff stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends, technologies, and best practices.
- - Offering competitive compensation and benefits: This help attracts and retain skilled staff by providing a stable income and an excellent work-life balance.
- - Encouraging teamwork and collaboration: This help creates a positive work environment and fosters a sense of community among staff.
- - Providing opportunities for advancement: This helps staff feel motivated and engaged and also helps maintain a high level of expertise within the company.
- - Encouraging open communication and feedback: This help create a culture of transparency and trust, which help keep staff engaged and motivated.
- - Recognizing and rewarding good work: This help create a positive work environment and foster a sense of pride among staff.
- - Encourage work-life balance: Providing an environment that allows for a good balance between personal and professional life help keep staff motivated and engaged
Our target market
giantA Pty Ltd targets a variety of market segments, depending on the specific company. Some possible target markets include:
Residential: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for single-family homes, townhouses, and condominiums.
Commercial: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for office buildings, retail centers, and other commercial properties.
Industrial: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for warehouses, factories, and other industrial facilities.
Institutional: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for schools, hospitals, and other institutional buildings.
Government: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for government buildings such as courthouses, city hall, and other public buildings.
Sustainable design: Building design and drafting services specialize in designing and drafting plans for eco-friendly and sustainable buildings that use less energy, and water and have a lower environmental impact.
Heritage Restoration: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for restoring and preserving historical and heritage buildings.
Accessibility Design: Building design and drafting services focus on designing and drafting plans for buildings that are accessible to people with disabilities.
giantA Pty Ltd uses a variety of pricing strategies depending on the specific clients and the scope of the project. Some common pricing strategies include:
Hourly rates: We charge clients an hourly rate for our services. This pricing strategy is often used for smaller projects or services that involve a lot of back-and-forth communication and changes.
Flat fee: This pricing strategy is often used for larger projects or services that involve a well-defined scope of work.
Cost-plus: We may charge clients a markup on the cost of the materials and labour required for the project. This pricing strategy is used when the cost of the project is uncertain, and it allows for more flexibility.
Value-based pricing: We may charge clients based on the perceived value of the services provided. This pricing strategy is often used for high-end, customized projects where the perceived value of the services is high.
Retainer: We charge clients a retainer fee, which is a regular payment made in advance to secure the service of the company.
Package Pricing: We may offer packaged services, where a client can choose a package that includes a set of services at a fixed price.
Volume Discount: We can offer a discount to potential clients who have a number of opportunities or a large project.
Ultimately, the pricing strategy chosen by giantA Pty Ltd will depend on our target market, the competitive landscape, and our own cost structure
Our strengths can vary depending on the specific company, but generally, we can include:
Expertise: We have the training and experience necessary to design and draft plans that comply with building codes and regulations, as well as industry standards.
Attention to detail: We pay close attention to the details of a design, ensuring that the plans are accurate and complete.
Good communication: Our services provide clear and consistent communication throughout the design process, which helps ensure that the final plans meet the client's needs and expectations.
Professionalism: Our services provide a level of professionalism that can be difficult to achieve on your own, and we can help ensure that your project is completed to the highest standards.
Project management: We help manage the project, making sure that all the necessary permits and approvals are obtained, and that the project is completed within the agreed-upon timeline and budget.
Flexibility: We are flexible and can work on different types of projects, adapting to the needs of each individual client.
Strong industry network: We have a strong network of industry contacts, including architects, engineers, and builders, which can be helpful in coordinating and managing projects.
giantA Pty Ltd have a variety of opportunities, including:
New technologies: We can take advantage of new technologies such as Building Information Modeling (BIM) and 3D modeling to improve our services and increase efficiency.
Sustainable design: We can capitalize on the growing demand for eco-friendly and sustainable buildings.
Heritage Restoration: We can capitalize on the growing demand for heritage restoration, which can help preserve historical and cultural buildings.
Accessibility design: We can capitalize on the growing demand for buildings that are accessible to people with disabilities.
Government contracts: We can capitalize on the growing demand for government contracts, which can be a stable source of revenue.
Online service: We can capitalize on the growing demand for online services, which can help them reach a larger market and reduce costs.
Niche markets: We can capitalize on niche markets such as designing and drafting plans for medical facilities, educational buildings, or industrial buildings.
Globalization: We can capitalize on the growing demand for building design and drafting services in emerging markets, as the world becomes more interconnected.
Laws we’ll need to comply with
Like all businesses operating legally in Australia, we must be fully knowledgeable and comply with The Australian Legal System, including Australian law, Legislation, the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act, the National construction code of Australia (NCC), Australian Standard (AS), work health & Safety in construction, safety-in-design.