D02CY200x 150Chris Young, B.Arch, MNSAA, MRAIC  (President / Architect)

Chris is a senior architect and president of DRKR Architects with over 35 years of experience in practice.  He has considerable experience in the areas of development guidelines, preliminary and detailed architectural design, construction document preparation, tendering, on-site reviews, and contract administration. 

He has extensive experience in a broad range of building types for clients in both the public and private sectors including health care facilities, laboratories, commercial, residential, retail and institutional facilities.  

Chris has particular strengths for building science, building code compliance, construction documentation and administration phases of projects.  He has an exceptional attention to building detailing and envelope design.  His recently completed large-scale projects include: O'Regan's AutoMall in Dartmouth, Armoury Square Condominiums, the Marriott Courtyard & Salter's Gate Apartments complex, and the south-end expansion at the Halifax International Airport.   

He also conducts architectural assessments of existing facilities and advises clients for a variety of development, renovation and building maintenance concerns, including roof and window replacements.