JIRA is the outgrowth of two previous firms that provided architectural design and construction management services. NDCCO, Inc. (NDCCO) operated from 1981 to 1992 in Atlanta, Georgia, and Renaissance Design Build Group (RDBG), founded in 1993 and continues to operate, is based out of Jacksonville, Florida. John I. Rivers, AIA was founder and co-founder of NDCCO and RDBG respectively.
JIRA is lead by Mr. Rivers who has more than 42 years experience in planning, architecture and construction management. In addition, he has acquired experience developing real estate on a variety of projects throughout the country and abroad. Mr. Rivers has the ability to recognize the value of a potential project and the expertise to orchestrate the necessary components to bring it to reality.
Our generalized practice and staff of well trained, seasoned professionals responds to today’s complex and costly design and construction industry by becoming more flexible, efficient and budget sensitive. Our impressive roster of satisfied clients can attest to our expertise.
JIRA takes pride in its ability to keep a finger on the pulse of the industry while responding to the unique needs of each of our clients. From traditional architecture design projects to new “fast track” functions, we stand ready and able to perform.
Some of the front-end services provided by JIRA are:
- Site selection/analysis
- Establish a design and construction budget
- Establish a written design program
- Produce a preliminary master site plan
- Provide a zoning and code analysis
- Obtain zoning variance
- Provide pre-schematic architectural design
- Prepare request for qualifications (RFQ) and/or request for proposals (RFP) for architectural services
412 BROADWAY COLUMBUS, GA 31901
706.685.4515 FAX: .706.685.4514
44 BROAD ST. SUITE 1000
ATLANTA, GA 30303
706.289.3566 FAX: 706.685.4514