Johnson (GAJ) is committed to the belief that the quality of the built environment is an essential part of the economic and cultural fabric of society, in which the very best architectural approach plays a central and intrinsic role.
Highly commended in this category was Godwin Austen
The classic, elegant styling of the European-inspired interior design by the award-winning Godwin Austen
Johnson features exclusive custom-made furniture hand-crafted by the Italian company Francesco Molon.
Other speakers include Abdullah Al Shuely, infrastructure director, Petroleum Development of Oman (PDO); Graham Williams, senior HSE trainer, National Training Institute, Oman; Professor Ramzi Taha, dean, Postgraduate Studies, Sultan Qaboos University; Khamis Al Souli and Kevin McPhilomy, local partner and director, of Driver Consult Oman; Graham Hutchinson, general manager, Douglas OHI and associate director, Interserve Project Services, UK; Steven Mayer, Market development manager, Parsons; Murray Adair, Rebar product manager, Outo Kumpu Stainless Steel; Mike Murphy, decorative technical service manager Middle East, Sigma Paints; David Ball, chairman, Concrete Bridge Development group president, Concrete Society; and Brian Johnson, managing partner, Godwin Austen
Keith Fitzpatrick of Godwin Austen
Johnson was highly commended for his excellent practical background supported by top notch academic qualifications.
This year's the event was supported by Platinum Sponsor Trimble; Gold Sponsors Famco, Alemco, Arcadis, SSH, and Elemecs; Silver Sponsors Betec CAD, Leminar and Rheem Manufacturing; Category Sponsors Trox, Energi People, IMI Hydronic Engineering, Faisal Jassam Trading, Beeby Anderson Recruitment (B-A-R); Entertainment Sponsor Black & White Engineering; and Social Media Sponsor Godwin Austen
As Simon Chambers, partner at Godwin Austen
Johnson (GAJ) Architects explained, the old and the new are not mutually exclusive, so long as one takes a contextual approach to design.