MEMBERSHIP & AFFILIATIONS
Individually and/or collectively, the practice has membership of:
Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)
Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
Association of Project Safety (APS)
Architects Registration Board (ARB)
Glasgow Institute of Architects (GIA)
British Research Establishment (BRE)
Timber Research and Development Association (TRADA)
Scottish Ecological Design Association (SEDA)
IT & COMPUTERS
Computer aided design is carried out on AutoCad using PC’s. All computers are networked with data being backed-up on a daily basis.
The practice also holds NBS and RIBA technical indices and a number of other software applications and has the in-house capability of producing high quality computer 3D images and animations.
The practice has a policy of upgrading its information technology systems on a regular basis and is managed at Principal level. All staff have email and internet access, allowing the exchange of written and graphic information by e-communication on a daily basis.
In addition, CP Architects operate an in-house intranet where staff can access shared information, technical indices, British Standards, office policies etc.
We have an electronic document management system allowing us to carefully manage, file and retrieve documents.
I.T support is provided by Matrix Computer Services who are tasked with providing software and hardware back-up on an annual consultancy basis.