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Mr. Barkat Virani

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Section One: Overview Section Two: Residential Experience  Section Three: Commercial Experience  Section Four: Hospitality Experience  Section Five: Mixed Use Experience  Section Six: Education and Worship

Overview
The Firm ABB Designs’ with Mr. Barkat Virani as the Principal Consultant, is a design oriented, fully computerized, multi–disciplined firm offering its clients comprehensive professional services in the fields of Feasibility Analysis, Planning, Project Development, Building Design, Interior Design and Engineering. The wholly integrated group functions as a total project management enterprise. It provides the client with a single source responsibility for overall project development necessary to

Overview
Our Philosophy Living in this ever changing world, so rich in varied cultures and appreciation’s we strive to identify and understand the special influences of each project in designing for the best experience. This requires an insightful, flexible, experienced and motivated team of creative project designers, who are committed to working both together and with others to achieve uniquely specific design solutions. The firm is dedicated to stimulate and enhance such qualities within its staff. We recognize that our reputation for providing quality service is a result of staff abilities and professional fulfillment .  

Qualifications
Personal Qualifications   Mr. Virani has 35+ Years of Experience in which he has served as Project Manager, Assistant Architect, Design Consultant and has had a personal Architectural Practice with 25+ Employees.  Academic Experience: Bachelors of Technology/ Structural Engineering at I.I.T, Mumbai -Honors Program Graduation Year—1972 Graduate of the School of Architecture from C.E.P.T, Ahmedabad -Graduation Year—1976 Professional Affliation: Fellow of the Institution of Valuers, India Job/Project Experience: 1970: Trainee for Architect Phiroze Kudianwala & Associates, India 1974: Trainee for Architect Dolf Schnebli, Switzerland 1974– 1978: Asst. Architect for Architect B.V. Doshi, India 1979-1982: Senior Architect for T.V. Virani Architectural Firm, Bombay 1983-2002: Principal Architect at Virani Associates of 150+ Projects. 2002: Project Manager at Creative Choice Homes, Florida 2003-present: Principal Design Consultant 

RESIDENTIAL EXPERIENCE

Sea Ranch
Type: Single Family Home Client: Ramesh Patel Location: India Status: Built

 

Type: Single Family Home Client: Mr.Mudholkar Location: India Status: Built 

Type: Single Family Home Client: Mr. Hemani Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built

Tulip Residence
Type: Single Family Home Location: India Status: Built

 

Residence Type: Single Family Home Client: Mr. Hemani Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built

 

Residence Type: Single Family Home Client: Mr. Patel Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built Residence Type: Single Family Home Client: Mr. Thomas Location: Lincolnwood, IL Status: Built  

Residence Type: Single Family Home Client: Mr. Solanki Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built   Aishwarya Towers Type: Condominiums Location: India Status: Built

 

Royal Akbar Towers Type: Retail Location: India Status: Proposed

 

Valani Towers Type: Condominiums Location: India Status: Built   Vastu Shilp Towers  Type: Condominiums Location: India Status: Proposed
 

Clermont Condominiums Type: Condominiums Location: Florida Status: Built

COMMERCIAL EXPERIENCE

Synchron Corporate Center Synchron Research Services Ltd. Type: Corporate Location: India Status: Built

Commercial Experience

Panorama Type: Corporate Location: India Status: Built

Suman City Center Type: Corporate Location: India Status: Built

Minerva Multiplex Type: Corporate Location: India Status: Proposed

 

Infocity  Type: Corporate Client: Creative—Infocity LTD. Location: Gujrat, India Status: Built

Retail Experience

Al Raheem Saree Center Type: Retail Client: Ms. Shahida Khan Location: Chicago, IL Status: In Progress

 

Sahil Boutique Type: Retail Client: Mr. Bhavesh Patel Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built

Sahil Boutique

Hawthorne Woods Type: Retail Client: Mr. Kamal Location: Hawthorne Woods Status: Proposed

Noor Mall Type: Retail Client: Mr. Aneesh Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built Plaza Del Grato Type: Retail Client: Rilwala Group Inc. Location: Arlington Heights, IL Status: In Progress Matteson Town Center Type: Retail Client: Patel Realty Location: Matteson, IL Status: In Progress

Amara Art Gallery Type: Corporate Location: Chicago, IL Status: Proposed

Proposed aspects to this project: 2. Main Art Gallery 3. Art Gazebo 4. Smaller Art Gallery 5. Outdoor Amara Sculptures 6. Venetian Bridge

Amara Art Gallery

HOSPITALITY EXPERIENCE

The Meridian Client: Maha Laxmi Corporation. Type: Hotel Location: India Status: Proposed

Hotel Experience

Crown Plaza Type: Hotel Client: Mr. Patel Location: Houston, TX Status: In Progress

The Canoe Type: Hotel Client: Dr. Desai Location: Crystal River, FL Status: Proposed

Pop Motels India Type: Hotel Location: India Status: Proposed

Chicago Park Hotel Type: Hotel Client: Mr. Ghabawala Location: Chicago Status: Proposed

Four Points Hotel by Sheraton Type: Hotel Client: Mr. Sethi Location: Chicago Status: In Progress

Starwood Hotels Type: Hotel Client: Mr. Sethi Location: 8201 Higgins, Chicago Status: In Progress

Starwood Hotels

Pita Inn Type: Restaurant Client: Mr. Falah Tabahi Location: Florida Status: Built

Restaurant Experience

 

Usmania Restaurant Type: Restaurant Client: Mr. Noor Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built

Gold Coast Dogs: 2459 W. Howard Street, Chicago 1429 W. Montrose Avenue, Chicago 2415 N. Clark Street, Chicago 1168 Dodge Street, Chicago 1465 Tower Drive, Glenview 3601 W. Addison, Chicago Old Orchard Mall, Skokie 1100 Rosemont Avenue, Chicago

Subways: 3601 Western Avenue, Chicago Sibley Drive, Calumet 300 McLean Blvd, Streamwood 22 W. Ohio, Chicago 864 W. Dundee, Chicago 2459 W. Howard Street, Chicago

MIXED-USE EXPERIENCE

Indo— Arab Cultural Center Type: Cultural Center Location: India Status: Proposed

Infotech, India Type: Mixed Use Location: India Status: Proposed

The Pheonix Building Type: Mixed Use Location: India Status: Proposed

Mixed Use Building Type: Mixed Use Client: Ms. Shahida Khan Location: Chicago, IL Status: Proposed

SCHOOL AND WORSHIP EXPERIENCE

Worship Experience

Mosque Type: Worship Location: India Status: Built

Jama Masjid Type: Worship Location: Chicago Status: Proposed

Iqra University Type: University Campus Client: Iqraa Charitable Foundation (ICF) Location: Ahmedabad, India Status: Built

Educational Experience

Iqra University, India

Iqra University, India

1 . Assembly Ground 2. Iqraa Main Building 3. Quarters for Dean and Dignitaries 4. Staff Quarters 5. Boy’s Hostel 6. Various Colleges 7. Iqraa Sports Complex 8. Mosque

Iqra University, India
Renderings of Each College

College of Arts

College of Chemical Engineering

College of Business

College of Commerce

College of Electrical Engineering

College of Science

College of Civil Engineering

College of Mechanical Engineering

Aga Khan Education Center Type: Education Client: Aga Khan Foundation Location: Sidhpur, India Status: Built

Sidhpur Foundation has its head office in Lansing, Michigan. The Foundation’s programs are run and managed by a network of dedicated volunteers worldwide. The policies of the Foundation are set by the Board of Directors. The mission of Sidhpur Foundation is to improve the educational status of Sidhpur communities in USA, Canada, India and Pakistan by providing information, advice, guidance and other resources.

INTERIOR EXPERIENCE

Sony World Type: Corporate Offices Location: India Status: Built

Sahil Boutique Type: Retail Location: Chicago, IL Status: Built
 

Chicago Park Hotel Type: Hotel Client: Mr. Ghabawala Location: Chicago Status: Proposed

Broker’s Offices Type: Commercial Client: Mr. Pravin Patel Location: India Status: Built

Broker’s Offices, India

Banquet Hall atChancellor C Club Type: Commercial Location: Indore, India Status: Built

Dee Cee Hotel Bar Type: Hotel Location: Chennai, India Status: Built

Sahiba Boutique Type: Retail Client: Ms. Shahida Khan Location: Devon Status: In Progress

Royal Akbar Tower Suites Type: Residential Location: India Status: Proposed

Royal Akbar Tower Suites

 

Master Bedroom  Type: Residential Location: India Status: Built

 

Master Bedroom Type: Residential Location: India Status: Built

 

Master Bedroom  Type: Residential Location: India Status: Built

 

Master Bedroom  Type: Residential Location: India Status: Built

Contact Us: Barkat Virani 6540 N. Longmeadow Ave. Lincolnwood, IL 60712 Phone: 847-414-4575 Fax: 847-663-1074 Website: www.BarkatVirani.com Email: virani02@gmail.com

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