We are acla:works, a contemporary Caribbean architecture and interiors practice with over 120 years of combined experience of working in the Caribbean. We are leaders in design, the use of technology and green architecture.
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We believe in good design. We are passionate about architecture and its ability to transform the way we live, work, learn, play.
Your sustainability goals can be achieved with us. We have been practicing the art of green design since the inception of our firm, using passive contextually appropriate strategies. Today, this has translated into thorough analysis of energy use in buildings using the technology at our disposal. We are members of the Trinidad and Tobago Green Building Council and the U.S. Green Building Council; and are one of the first firms in Trinidad & Tobago to be trained in the USGBC’s LEED® green building rating system
The firm participates in design-build procurement projects working together in an integrated process with other consultants and contractors to deliver fast track solutions when appropriate. The firm’s wide expertise and experience is uniquely beneficial to coordinating complex projects. With over a decade of experience of using fully integrated 3D software the firm’s ability to integrate the work of consultants and accurately coordinate data is a valuable asset to any fast track process. The firm also has first hand experience of operating management contracting, a similar approach to design-build, whereby construction can begin early while the design details are developed in tandem.
Do you need total project construction services? We have formed strategic alliances with other firms throughout the region to offer single source integrated project delivery.