Profile

Mr. James Atkins, FAIA

Atkins Consulting

Contact Details

Atkins Consulting
Dallas, TX

Bio

Writing: Author: The Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice, articles in 13th 14th & 15th editions, The Emerging Professionals Companion, Construction Administration & Construction Phase - Observation, Co-Author: Books - Managing Project Risk: Best Practices for Architects and Related Design Professionals & Introduction to Health Care Planning Design & Construction, AIA Committee Co-Author: 2007 documents revisions & related documents. Periodicals Author: Risk management & general interest articles in AIArchitect, Texas Architect & Inform (AIA Virginia), Author: White Papers for AIA Trust.
Projects: aviation, commercial office, correctional, entertainment, gaming, healthcare, hospitality, institutional, manufacturing, multi-family, retail, sports - delivered DBB, D/B, CMA, CMGC, ipd
Consultant: Architects, Engineers, Contractors, Sub-Contractors, Insurance Providers, National Geographic Magazine, PBS Nova
Fellow: American Institute of Architects & Korean Institute of Architects

Education

University of Texas @ Arlington
Arlington, Texas, United States
BS in Architecture, 1974
Architecture

Job History

Atkins Consulting Solutions
President
Dallas, TX, United States
October 2009 - present

HKS Architects
Principal
Dallas, TX, United States
October 1977 - October 2009

Specialties

  • Bid Evaluation
  • Bidding / Negotiation
  • Construction Defect Analysis
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Procurement
  • Contract Administration
  • Expert Witness
  • Observation Services
  • Post-Contract Evaluation
  • Program Management
  • Project Administration
  • Project Representation

Affiliations

  • AIA Trust
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)
  • Korean Institute of Architects