Architecture About People
Our ethos is that architecture is not just about buildings but about people in their built environment. We strive for excellence in architectural design and specialise in contemporary architecture with a mainstream environmental focus. We are experienced architects with a demonstrated record of delivering quality projects on time and budget.
Archicology Architects have achieved great success for clients across a wide range of building types. We offer personalised service at competitive rates.
We strive for excellence in architectural design.
We pride ourselves on the quality of our documentation, including full interior fitouts, full scheduling and specification.
We co-ordinate contact with reliable consultants and product suppliers, and manage the best outcomes for each project using this established network.
We deliver projects on time and budget using
quality systems and management.
Winner Excellence in Sustainable Design
Glossies Awards 2010 Coolum Duplex
Winner Excellence in Sustainable Design 2009 Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay Regional Councils Tony Coles House (category house <250k)
Finalist Eco-House of the Future Competition Queensland Country (Nanango) Sustainable House
Regional Commendation from Royal Australian Institute of Architects Uniting Church Conference Centre, Alexandra Park project architect with KDA Architects
Winner Steel Reinforcement Institute of Australia Environmental Concrete Products, Student Award
Dean’s Commendations for High Achievement Department of Architecture, University of Queensland
Adrian Just has been an awards Juror for the Institute of Architects and for the Sunshine Coast Environment Awards for multiple years.
A+ Practice member of the Royal
Australian Institute of Architects
State Government (PQC) level 3 rated
Industry Best Practice
Registered QBuild Consultant
Preferred tenderer Sunshine Coast
Preferred tenderer Moreton Bay
Preferred tenderer Queensland Rail Disability Services
Practice maintains professional indemnity,
public liability and work cover insurances
Adrian Just has a prior professional experience in Environmental management through the University and State Government and has maintained this expertise within the practice.
Chair of Cleantech Industries (Sunshine Coast) Building and Design Group
Sustainability Committee member for Australian Institute of Architects Queensland Chapter
Architects for Sustainable Display Home, Buderim accredited by the Queensland Government
Archicology Architects Staff
Adrian Just as principal architect personally takes responsibility for managing quality and timelines on all projects, and is a registered
Queensland Architect #3773
The office has a core of permanent staff and
carefully uses contract staff for specialty project tasks. This has proven an effective and efficient methodology and keeps the running costs of a commercial office to a minimum.
The office at Coolum Beach on the Sunshine Coast has modern facilities including 3D computer modeling, wide format printing, library and conference areas.
Client / Architect Agreement
Archicology Architects assess each project on its merits and set fees according to size, complexity and level of service required.
A formal agreement will clearly state services in:
STAGE 1: Design, Ideas & Planning
Conceptual Plan, Schematic Design
STAGE 2: Design Resolution & Documentation Design Development Contract Documentation
STAGE 3: Construction Administration Tendering & Negotiating Contract Administration (Construction) Post-Construction Administration.
Client / Builder Contracts
Archicology Architects can match builders to projects and help negotiate a final construction price.
Preferred contracts are by the Australian Building Industry Council (ABIC), which were developed by the Australian Institute of Architects and the Masters Builders Association.