Let’s Collaborate


Zutalé Design’s team has worked on a broad range of projects spanning from hospitality to transportation to higher education both domestically and all over the world.  The process of working closely with our clients, architects, designers and construction teams regardless of how near or far the location in order to meet the complex needs of any scale project is one that we thoroughly enjoy. It is through this challenging and interactive design process, that we are able to consistently provide quality service and successful projects for our clients and design team members.  Below is a list of services that we can provide along with a detailed description of how our team can collaborate within every phase of a project. Our team consistently goes above and beyond what might be considered part of the typical design process, so if there is something you don’t see here please don’t hesitate to contact us. We are ready to discuss any creative design challenges!


Architectural Lighting Design & Consultation


Product Development / Research

  • Assistance with Fixture Research / Design
  • Custom Fixture Design / Development
  • Product Validation
  • Product Mock-up Installations / Feedback


Conceptual and Schematic Design

  • Design Narratives
  • Basis of Design
  • Programming
  • Budget / Cost Estimating
  • Design Charettes
  • InDesign / Powerpoint Presentations
  • Concept Renderings
  • Audit of existing spaces


Design Development

  • Reflected Ceiling Plans
  • Floor Lighting Plans
  • CSI Architectural Lighting and Control Specifications
  • Lighting Equipment Schedules
  • Controls Strategies
  • Cut Sheet Packages
  • Updated Budgeting
  • Photometric Analysis
  • Energy Calculations
  • Load Schedules
  • Coordination Sessions
  • Decorative Fixture Selection and Evaluation


Construction Documentation

  • Final Reflected Ceiling Lighting and Control Plans
  • Final Floor Lighting and Control Plans
  • Lighting Elevations, Sections and Detail Drawings
  • Final Lighting Equipment Schedules
  • Final Cut Sheet Packages
  • Final Budgeting
  • Final Energy Calculations
  • Coordination Sessions


Bidding and Negotiation

  • Bidder Clarifications
  • Bid Analysis
  • Value Engineering


Construction Administration

  • Answers to Requests for Information (RFI)
  • Submittal Review
  • Shop Drawing Review
  • Field Supervision
  • Focusing
  • Diming & Controls Commissioning
  • Punchlists
  • Lamping Plans
  • Maintenance Schedules



Other Services

  • LEED Compliance
  • As-Built Drawings
  • Mock-Ups
  • Procurement Assistance


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