Facades are a critical element and key cost driver of any building.


Addressing the diversity and seemingly endless permutations of solutions and related array of specialists in the supply chain requires real knowledge.

Steve Mudie, alinea’s in-house facades specialist, possesses a unique combination of technical and commercial acumen, founded on a career on the supply side of the industry followed by many years in a consultancy environment. He is unrivalled and respected in the industry because he has repeatedly used his knowledge on a broad range of buildings and envelopes to help clients and architects deliver cost-effective solutions that maintain design integrity.

‘Delight’ can be bought within budget!

We leverage this intellectual property to bring certainty across the five key success factors:

  • Architectural intent
  • Performance
  • Buildability
  • Procurement
  • Cost

See more from alinea Knowledge:

Read our Facades Reports

Facades Capability Statement

January 2016

If you would like a copy of this document, please contact info@alineaconsulting.com.

Facade Success factors

December 2015

We adopt a ‘Five Criteria’ approach when assessing facade solutions for any project, all of which are intrinsic and sit under an overarching objective to create value and manage risk, through the design, procurement, construction and life of the facade.

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