Suresh Kumar Muthusamy Krishnasamy
141/13-15 Hassall Street, Parramatta NSW 2150 - firstname.lastname@example.org - +61422 141 881
Master of Urban Design (Urban design & Planning) from University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW – (2006 – 2008)
Bachelor of Architecture from School of Architecture & Planning, Anna University, Chennai, India (1993 – 1998) -
Recognized as Equivalent to Local Degree in Review of Academic Equivalence from AACA Australia
URBAN DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE SKILLS
Development of urban design concepts, programs, policies and plans;
Development of successful urban design strategies;
Performance evaluation of urban design projects, policies and processes;
Ability to research and document existing urban design of cities
Design Development and documentation of various buildings like residential, commercial, education,
industrial and refurbishment projects.
Site Measurements of Existing residential buildings for additions and alterations.
Prepare conceptual and schematic drawings for Residential and apartment buildings.
Good in working within a team towards a submission.
AutoCAD – Expert user – Using for 12 years
3d studioViz – Expert user
Sketch up – Expert user
Adobe packages – Photoshop, Illustrator and In design – Average user
Revit – Average user
GIS – Average user
Archicad – Working knowledge
Registered Architect in India (R.No: ca/98/23809), Council Of Architecture, New Delhi, India
Associate of Indian institute of architects, Mumbai. (R.No.12339)
Resident panel Member, Parramatta City Council, Sydney, Australia
WORK EXPERIENCE – 11 YEARS
May 2007 to November 2008 – Urban Designer - PTW Architects, Sydney, NSW
With PTW Architects, Sydney, I was working in Initial research, site analysis, development of urban design
concept strategies and Master planning for various urban design projects in Sydney, Middle East, China and
Vietnam. I was also involved in Design documentation of various mixed-use Architectural projects within PTW.
Major Master planning Projects
Jumeirah hills Master Plan, Dubai UAE – The site is 280 hectares, located north-west of Shiek Zayed Road and
south-west of Umm Suqiem Road.
Thu Thiem Financial CBD, HCMC, Vietnam - The site is approximately 60 hectares located across the Saigon
River from the current heart of Ho Chi Minh City.
Bel Ghailam peninsula Master Plan, Abu Dhabi - The site is 32 hectares, located north of Yas Island.
Long Mu Bay Resort, Master Plan, Hainan - The site is approximately 500 hectares, located on the western
waterfront of Hainan Island.
West Ryde urban Design Report - this urban design report is in relation to a pre-development application
submission for the mixed use residential and community facility that make up part of the West Ryde Urban Village.
Major Architectural Projects
Lumière apartments, Regent Place, Sydney, NSW - 110 Bathurst Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia: $AUD236m.
Fiore Residential Apartments, Sydney, NSW – 710-722 George Street, Sydney - 36 Storey Residential tower.
Worked on toilet, Staircase and kitchen construction details with relevant to the specifications.
July 2006 – April 2007 – CAD Architect - Asia Pacific Consultants Pty Ltd Sydney, NSW
Duties in APC, Sydney involve preparing initial concept drawings, Detail development, as built drawings of
industrial projects & pharmaceutical projects.
Site redevelopment for 3M Pharmaceuticals, Thorn Leigh, NSW - $AUD10.75 millions
Health care project for Royal Perth Hospital Western Australia - $AUD1.35 million
Health care Fit-out project of Clean room facility for Cochlear Pty Ltd. Lane Cove - $ AUD0.5 million
Refurbishment project for Coca Cola Amatil, Northmead
March 2004 – June 2006 – Architect - Cape Cod Australia Pty Ltd Parramatta, NSW
Tasks in Cape Cod Australia Pty Ltd., Parramatta includes design development, preparing working drawings,
Submission of council Development Applications, Preparation of contract documents and Statements of
Environmental effects for residential buildings.
Around 100’s of residential Buildings.
September 2000 - December 2003 – Chief Architect - Independent Practic, India
Analyze the environmental impact during the site visit & Organize a clear discussion with the
Prepare & modify conceptual designs with reference to the requirements
Prepare approval drawings necessary for submission of statutory bodies
Prepare working drawings
Prepare & finalize the contractor & sub-contractors
Appoint a site supervisor and make regular Site visits
Arrange meetings as and when required
Finally submit two sets of as built drawings
Approximately 50 resdential dwellings.
3 medium density Apartments
2 Hospital projects
A community hall
August 1999 - August 2000 – Associate Architect - P.G.Sivakumaar & Associates, India.
My initial years of experience with P.G.Sivakumaar &associates involved Preparing Conceptual drawings, design
development including site visits, site co-ordination, and supervision and construction management of residential
dwellings, apartments, community buildings.
Approximately 25 residential buildings
14 Medium density Apartments
11 community halls
2 Hospital buildings
4 Institutional buildings which includes SUDHARSAN ENGINEERING COLLEGE , PUDUKOTTAI
5 Shopping complex
August 1998 to August 1999 – Assistant Architect - P.T.K. Architects Chennai, India
My initial years of experience with PTK Architects involved design development and developing construction
Medium density Apartments & Residential buildings
Industrial buildings for Ashok leyland.
Institutional buildings like Madras School of Economics, Sri venkateshwara college of
Engineering and Sri Krishna college of Engineering.
June 1996-October 1996 - Architectural Trainee - Design Cell, New Delhi, India
During my practical training with Design Cell, Landscape & planners I had been involved on design
developments, working drawings, Construction details for various types of Architectural and Landscape projects.
PROJECT DURING MY MASTERS OF URBAN DESIGN & PLANNING
Developing urban design strategies for places around Parramatta Road in Camperdown, Sydney NSW Australia
Extending Sydney University into Harold Park and its environs
History and morphology of a train station (Harris Park) and Environs
GIS based policy analysis for Sydney Olympic Park to accommodate 14,000 people
The core subjects in planning exposed me into areas of planning law, Planning procedures, and Land use and
Infrastructure planning, Environmental planning, urban design and development control, urban Environment
relevant to Australia.
Australian Citizen & holds Class “C” Australian driving license
Kimberly Everett - Practice Director - PTW Architects - 61 2 9232 5877
Gino Cavallaro – GIS Specialist – PTW Architects – 61 2 9232 5877
Allan Peters – Professor of Urban & regional Planning – University of Sydney – 61 2 9351 6069
Laraine Sperling - Marketing Manager - PTW Architects - 61 2 9232 5877