Steve Drake is the principal of SDA, an Architectural and Construction firm that practices across all facets of architectural design and building.
With a career beginning in hardware as a junior and from there to a carpentry and joinery apprenticeship.
Building led to a foreman’s role with a mid tier construction company in north Qld.
A desire to contribute at a higher level led Steve to an Architecture degree.
He worked at several Architecture firms before branching into his own Architectural Design and Construction Company (ArcStruct)
Design and Construct
ArcStruct completed multiple projects across SE Qld, ranging in scope from boutique modifications and extensions to high end residential projects. In addition town house developments, vet surgeries and commercial buildings. One of the key focuses at this time was to experiment with traditional construction methodologies to derive interesting and inspiring results.
SDA have been commisioned to work with early adopters in the Medicinal Cannibas field.
Design and development of strategic growing and processing facilities, from planning, ODC approvals and construction roll out.
A collaborator on a series of ELC projects with Milton Architects across QLD, NSW + Victoria.
The Myocum Project
The Myocum Project is a lived experiment.
Focusing on sustainability, experimental building, architecture as art, food production + value adding.
The focus of a blog for the next few years……….