MEET OWEN COCKLE, RIBA, LEED AP
Owen joins Acres Architects from OKTRA as Senior Architect and BIM Manager. Owen has a vast array of experience within a variety of sectors throughout his career including; residential, master planning city centre and suburban projects, Blue Light, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Justice, as well as air & rail transport infrastructure projects. Utilising his expert knowledge in BIM methodology on projects to Level 2 maturity using a sophisticated visualisation and technical information imaging software.
Owen has worked extensively within the East Midlands but has also worked in Asia. He has worked in a number of practices such as Leonard Design, Pick Everard, NORR, CPMG and HOK – Asia. During his career Owen has worked on both residential master planning, high-rise projects as well as city centre multi structure residential developments.
Owens most recent projects include the design of Denver HQ offices for the world famous ‘Gym Shark’ clothing brand. This project involved designing office space, catering amenities, and an in-house gym.
“I am extremely excited to share my unique experiences not only of working in many varied multidisciplinary design teams and sectors, but also in-depth knowledge of delivering projects in alignment with Government BIM standards and processes.”
Owen joins Acres Architects and will be focused on continuing our targeted growth for city centre commercial scale Architecture and leading the practice forward in our ever-improving Acres BIM capabilities in addition to COBie and IFC output process.
Edward Acres, Founder & Managing Director at Acres Architects said:
“We’re delighted to welcome Owen to the team. We have seen steady growth in both project numbers & size over the past few months. Hs skill set, determination and ambition for high quality architecture, is set to continue to elevate our service offering and capability with both existing and upcoming pipeline projects.”
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