About Our Team
Philip Charles Agar
M. Arch., B. Tech. (Arch. Sci.), OAA
The University of Michigan: Master of Architecture Degree, 1987
The University of Copenhagen: Architecture and Design Studies
Ryerson Polytechnical University: Bachelor of Technology Degree in
Architectural Science, 1984
Member of the Ontario Association of Architects
Member of the London Society of Architects
Member of International Facility
London Society of Architects:
Newsletter Editorial Committee member, 1993-1997
International Facility Management Association:
Past Chair of the Membership Committee
Philip has worked on a variety of project types and scales. They have ranged from multi-million dollar educational facilities down to the small, but none the less challenging and important, renovation projects. Philip has extensive experience in all aspects of architectural practice. In addition, he is fully computer literate, using AutoCad almost daily since 1986. The combination of his architectural training, technical background and unparalleled understanding of the strength of computers gives our ﬁrm the capability of providing a wide range of services to meet all of our Client’s needs.
Andrew G. Ransom
Senior Project Manager
Fanshawe College: Architectural Technology Diploma, 1987.
AutoCAD Computer Training Certiﬁ cate, 1988
AutoCad 2002 Upgrade Course, 2002
Architectural Desktop 3.3 Course, 2002
Canada Green Building Council
LEED Accredited Professional – New Construction & Major Renovation
Ontario Building Code Exams
Through his liaisons with engineers, contractors and government agencies, Andy has developed a strong aptitude in working together with people. He has worked on a variety of projects in various capacities – from design and drafting to contract administration. He always brings the best technical, creative and aesthetic solutions to every project he is involved in.
Andy strongly believes in promoting “Green Buildings” and in 2007 passed his examinations to become a LEED Accredited Professional.
Andy has a vast knowledge of The Ontario Building Code. From 1994-1996, Andy worked as a Plans Examiner for the
Corporation of the City of London in the Planning and Development Department, Building Division. He has extensive
knowledge of the review and approval process of architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing and electrical plans for permits. This extensive experience is beneﬁ cial to any project for ensuring that a building’s design and construction
comply with the Building Codes and facilitating the permit process.