Mr. Duarte is an internationally trained architect and engineering technologist expert in building sciences. With 16 years of experience in the architectural and building science fields, he has successfully performed in multidisciplinary functions, in such roles as draftsperson and designer, consultant, staff coordinator and project management. He specializes in performing façade surveys and property condition assessments, repair recommendations, and design.
Ivan’s key competencies include developing design details and specifications for a variety of building assembly types; design peer reviews and construction monitoring services; field performance testing, and more.
Ivan designed sustainable projects selected for Brazilian national and international competitions. Additionally, he has published articles related to life cycle environmental assessment of construction industry, and has presented in the World Sustainable Buildings Conference, 2011.