RUSSELL A. HIGGINS - RA
Ivan Brice Architecture
April 2011 April 2016
Construction Administration: New York City School Construction Authority Projects - 4 million dollars.
FISP Façade Restoration: (NYC Facade Inspection and Restoration Program) Survey, Evaluation, Reports, DOB Filings - 1 million dollars
Building Code and Material Research
April 1990 April 2010
Project Manager: New York City School Construction Authority Projects - 2 million dollars. Rutgers Douglas Alumni Center - 1 million dollars. NYC USPS Facilities - 6 million dollars. Port Authority of NY-NJ - 2 million dollars. City of New Orleans Evaluation, feasibility study, and construction documents for hurricane damaged buildings - 5 million dollars. Townhouse Renovation - 1 million dollars. Staff mentor to improve PM abilities.
Building Condition Evaluations: New York City School Construction Authority Projects - 10 million dollars, USPS Facilities in metropolitan area totaling approximately - 6 million dollars, Tribourgh Bridge and Tunnel Authority - 2 million dollars, Columbia University Earl Hall.
Construction Administration: NYC School Construction Authority - 6 million dollars , USPS Facilities in NYC - 3 million dollars, WMXV Radio Station Studios and offices - 2 million dollars, Offices of the Mayor of the City of New York - 4 million dollars, NYC Depart of Parks and Recreation, NYC HPD, NYS Facilities Development Corporation.
Construction Technology: New York City School Construction Authority Projects, NYC USPS Facilities, Columbia University. Scoping and troubleshooting throughout projects. Staff mentor to improve technical abilities.
Cost Estimator: NYC School Construction Authority, USPS Facilities in NYC, MTA Metro North Division (ADA upgrades), Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Brookhaven National Laboratory Childrens Science Museum.
Quality Control Support: Assisted QA staff with assembling standards. Reviewed and redmarked drawings and specifications including the - 20 million dollar Middle College High School complex.
Administrative Support: Information Technology Manager and hands on as needed 24 x 7, Financial Analysis, New Employee Orientation, Marketing - Proposals, developed professional fees, and client interviews, Company Signatory.
Private - Public - Freelance
1985 — 1990
Empire City Construction Co.: Design / Build services. Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center - Rehabilitation of interior spaces. Incarnation Children’s Center for Pediatric AID’s, - Building Conversion – (engineering services).
George S Ultan Architect: WQXR Radio Station, various small office and single family residential.
N.Y.C. Health and Hospitals Corporation: Rehabilitation of interior administrative and patient areas up to 20,000 sf, creation of first AID’s treatment unit for HHC, Programming and design of ground floor admitting, treatment and emergency services at Gouverneur Hospital.
Unistar Radio Network, Arlington Virginia, coordinating architect for Northeastern Communications Concepts.
Design Build: Catskills Residence – Turning 100 yrs of organic growth into a 20th century machine for living.
Pre and Post – purchase building services: Feasibility studies, Evaluation, and Remediation. – NYS.
New York: No 18248
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art: Green Building Design
New York University - Construction Management
Baruch College - Computer Programming
City College - Architecture
Electrical, plumbing, sprinkler, structural, civil and HVAC design for smaller projects.
MS Office Suite, PC / Tablet sketching and redmarking, Filemaker, Photo Editing, PDF guru, Quickbooks, ACAD, Remote Access, Voice and Handwriting Recognition, Windows XP, Maintaining Web Sites, MS Server and Exchange 2003, Backup and Security, Networking.
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Additional available on request.