Since its founding, the practice has stressed the synthesis of major design criteria in all undertaking; context, aesthetic, function, cost and construction time. The relative importance of each is established in consultations with Clients. The practice seeks to achieve the best possible balance of design and engineering disciplines to create functionally viablesolutions. Throughout this process, design teams also take into account the economic, social and
cultural environment in which the project is located.

The primary goal is to provide the highest possible level of service in all aspects of responsibility of design, documentation and administration to ensure a successful conclusion to each project.