Firm’s Organization And History
Formed in 1998, Architectura SA, Inc. has been privileged to have provided government agencies, corporations, religious groups and individuals with architectural design and development services. In addressing the needs and requirements of this diverse group of clients, in the past 10 years Architectura SA, Inc. has gained an outstanding reputation as a single source for the creation and fast delivery of architecturally distinctive and energy efficient buildings at a reasonable cost designing buildings with the use of Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF).
In 2009 Architectura SA, Inc. moved into its new ICF office building in the north central area of San Antonio, Texas. We are located at the corner of Redland Road and Jones-Maltsberger Road where our new office houses administrative staff and design studio staff of architects, interior designers, graphic artists, as well as civil, mechanical and electrical engineers. By grouping the complete design team under one roof, we are able provide a more efficient development and design process for all our clients. Our projects can move faster to realization as accountability, design coordination and budgeting activities are streamlined.
The talented team of Architectura SA, Inc. provides all necessary services to assist the client realize their vision within an established budget. Regardless if the vision is at either end of the quality range, we can assist in selecting appropriate materials. If the client is interested in high quality finishes at an affordable cost, we have established dealer contacts throughout the world, including Mexico, Canada, India, and China for importing any specialized materials. Usually, we are able to provide these at a fraction of the local fair market value.
Our combined experience has taught us to pay attention to details in performing effective project management from conceptual design to completion of the project.
Create and deliver life enriching, sustainable energy efficient and appealingly designed buildings for the ultimate users.
Become the architectural firm of choice for clients seeking architecturally distinctive and energy efficient facilities at an affordable cost.
We will operate in a world of transparency. Our work will match our word. We will be accountable for our deeds and responsible for their outcomes.
We will embrace each project with unparalleled passion and dedication, injecting innovation and continuous improvement every step of the way.
We will zealously embrace and protect our clients’ entrusted goals and expectations. We will design and manage our projects with an unshakable sense of ownership.
ICF Builder Magazine
Best Specialty Project – 2016
Pool House and Private Chapel
2010 Amvic Corporation
Recognition for Improvements in
Construction Systems and
IBC Bank Operations Center
ICF Builder Magazine
Finalist in 3 Different Projects for 2011:
Architectura SA Headquarters,
AZIZ Oriental Rug,
Texas Regional Bank
Excellence in Construction Award for
The international Bank of Commerce, Tulsa
By Manhattan Construction Company
Architectura SA annually supports and contributes to 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organizations. Organizations have reached out for contributions and range from Donations, sponsorships, and design assistance. Listed below are organization that have benefited from our contributions in the years past. Please contact us for further information.
The Foundation, named after the late Architect Saul Vara Rivera, organizes items for assisting the needy, elderly, handicapped, and less fortunate in the area. Items include: clothing, food, wheel chairs, school supplies, and much more. The Foundation supports people of all ages, disabilities, and also families lacking the essential resources to achieve a better way of life.
Learn more: fundacionsaulvara.com
Dedicated to the proud heritage and service of American Airmen and support of the USAF Airman Heritage Museum.
Learn more Myairmanmuseum.org
Sociedad Herencia Puertorriqueña (SHP) is a non-profit organization founded in 1984, in San Antonio, with the objective of promoting and maintaining the Puerto Rican culture and traditions alive in the city.
Learn more: Sociedadherenciaprsa.org
Team Jorge is a is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization designed for everyday individuals who identify with the values exhibited by Jorge Fernandez and are fueled by the desire to become more active in their lives and make a difference.
Team Jorge members participate every year in the San Antonio Rock ‘n’ Roll Mar athon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Races while raising money to benefit the Jorge Fernandez Scholarship Fund.
Learn more: Teamjorge.org