Meet PLUS

 

PLUS is a progressive Architecture firm that uses its comprehensive abilities to service the diverse needs of our clients. As Floridians, we are locals to where we build most! We excel because our architects have many years of experience with work on varied projects such as residential, commercial, office, medical, and educational edifices. Our strength is our ability to achieve projects in an efficient and succinct fashion, while maintaining the integrity of our client’s demands and pocketbook.

 

The firm is an innovator in sustainable design solutions and works collaboratively with energy specialists, economists, and green building advisors. We understand that each client is unique and deserves a well-implemented strategy that recognizes their financial, functional, and aesthetic needs. PLUS is keen on producing clear, comprehensive, and on-point construction drawings.

 

We are not a closed firm that works alone, but a dexterous key coordinator of various disciplines. We find the best experts using insider strategizing to assist in providing for our clients. This assures our clients the very best in quality and the latest in technology, while keeping prices current and competitive.

 

“PLUS is More”

 

License Number: AA26002530

 

 

Steven Morales is a Licensed Architect with more than 16 years’ experience on a multitude of projects ranging from Custom Interior Build-Outs, Mixed-Used Projects, Commercial, Religious Edifices, Airports, Educational, Custom Single Family Homes, Restaurants, Social Housing and various Campus/City Master Plans. Mr. Morales has been involved in projects in different cities including Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Bogota, and London. Steven’s bulk of experience is in the educational sector starting from his days at PKSB to independent educational facilities in Colombia. Additionally, he had leadership roles in various educational projects while at Zyscovich Architect including both Hillel Jewish Community School and Miami – Dade Hialeah Campus Buildings and Master Plans.

 

At PLUS Steven will perform as project manager for various ongoing projects. Mr. Morales has also been a visiting professor and critic at Sci-arc, Columbia University, Los Andes University, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Broward College and Florida Atlantic University. He has taught Thesis Studios, Eco-Social Studio, Architectural Drawing, Design Development, History, Theory and Dynamic Typologies - Digital Fabrication courses.

 

Steven graduated from Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-ARC), then earned his M.Arch from UCL (The Bartlett School of Architecture) in London and an M.S.Arch from Columbia University in the City of New York (GSAPP).

 

 

Chris Ulrich is a Licensed Architect with more than 18 years’ experience in the construction industry and a lifelong passion for creatively solving problems through design. Starting from the “ground-up” working in construction trades, he went on to earn a Bachelor’s of Design in Architecture from the University of Florida in Gainesville, followed by a Master of Architecture Degree from SCI-ARC (Southern California Institute of Architecture)

 

Mr. Ulrich's professional experience includes work both design work and construction management. He has done design work on a variety of projects, mainly in Florida and New York. They range from commercial shell construction, tenant improvements, multi-use high-rise, multi-family, master-planning, single-family homes, as well as small projects including furniture, monumental signage, and custom high-end residential interiors. Mr. Ulrich is a hands-on design-builder at heart.

 

As he loves to teach as well as learn, Chris Ulrich is also an Adjunct Professor and Faculty Advisor at Broward College and has served as a Studio Critic at Florida Atlantic University, Broward College, and SCI-ARC. His courses include Architectural Design Studio, Architectural Drawing, Materials and Methods of Construction, Architectural Theory, and Digital Media. As a Managing Partner at PLUS, Chris is responsible for both project management and the firm’s financial and administrative management.