“Development projects are about long term partnerships,
earning trust and keeping it.”
WHERE WE HAVE BEEN
Tartan Studios was founded in 2009 by Richard Johnston. The company was created as an Interior Design and Shop Fitting company to cater for the hospitality and commercial markets. Early on, the company’s sincere approach to delivering value solutions was embraced by the gaming industry and it was here that Tartan Studios honed its craft in a demanding sector. Success here led to further works in the hospitality, commercial, retail and residential markets. Since 2009, Tartan Studios has successfully executed both franchise and one-off projects across 8 provinces in South Africa.
WHAT WE DO
We understand that not all projects are the same and therefore allow clients to participate in the creation of their own solutions selecting from the key disciplines listed below.
Concept and technical
2D and 3D design
Building regulation (Sans 10400) compliant design
CONSTRUCTION & SHOPFITTING
Comprehensive network of 150 specialist contractors and suppliers to suit all works.
Planning, strategy & programming
Detailed Bill of Quantities
Concise payment processing
GRAPHIC DESIGN & BRAND SOLUTIONS
Logo & Corporate Identity Development
Signage & Branding
HOW WE DO IT
We know that a building project can be intimidating with numerous obstacles to be navigated and many decisions to be managed. These processes are all common place within the Tartan Studios workplace and our goal is to treat our clients to the excitement, growth and potential of new projects while our team executes the processes of a successful venture.
Our design ethos is to align ourselves with our client’s objectives, exceed expectations and optimize business productivity. Richard’s 15 years experience in understanding other people’s businesses allows Tartan Studios to integrate easily into an organization’s project development strategy; finding out what makes your business tick and finding solutions to maximize appeal, efficiency and output. All designs are subject to in depth Research & Development and use current design trends, standards, technical coordination and careful product selection to ensure material performance. In addition to design, our industry experience
gives us broad based technical knowledge allowing us to successfully coordinate and manage third party professionals.
All construction works are managed under strict contract parameters to give clients the confidence of budget gives us broad based technical and deadline adherence. Only reputable skilled artisans are used in the execution of projects and all construction works comply with the South African National Building Regulations. Current industry standards in project tracking and quality control are used to ensure accurate reporting of project stages while cost control practices are closely monitored and communicated regularly. We understand
that time and money form the backbone of a successful venture and our experience allows us to adapt strategies that best suit client requirements. Professional Closeout and Handover procedures leave clients and their teams equipped with the necessary orientation in order to move quickly into trade.
Tartan Studios specifically caters to the hospitality and commercial markets. Specialising in the demanding gaming industry, Tartan Studios has successfully executed both franchise and once-off projects across 8 provinces in South Africa. Key disciplines include Interior Design, Construction & Shop Fitting, Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Graphic Design & Brand Solutions.
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