about us

The Offices of Nunes Trabucco Architects provides a full range of design services for schools, corporations, municipalities, retail establishments and private individuals. Our capabilities include planning, feasibility studies, programming, design and construction documents, cost estimating and construction administration. In our pursuit of challenging projects, our goal is to provide quality and responsive service, specific to the client’s program needs and budget requirements.
Established in 1988, our practice is centered on developing a solid client relationship based on performance and accountability. Regardless of size or budget, all of our projects receive equal attention to design, construction detail, and budget performance.
To us, project success is defined by client satisfaction, achieved by, a creative solution, concise construction documents, quality construction, and budget compliance.


 

SERVICES

Pre-design Services
Planning
Property Review
Zoning Studies
Feasibility Studies
Project Budgeting

Comprehensive Design Services
Architecture
Interior Design
Space Planning
Signage Design
Lighting Design

Specific Services
Cost Estimates
Existing Facilities Surveys
Programming
Preliminary & Schematic Design
Design Development
Construction Documents
Specifications
Construction Administration
Construction Observation
Models & Illustrations

Engineering Consultants Provided
Civil
Structural
Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing


 

PARTNERS

 
  Edward Nunes, Partner Edward Nunes, a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, Washington, D.C., is a registered Architect in the states of Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. He has been an architectural professional in the New England area since 1976 and holds a Masters Degree in Architecture and Building Design from Columbia University, a Bachelor of Architecture from The Boston Architectural Center, as well as, a related Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from Roger Williams University. Mr. Nunes worked twelve years with several Architectural firms in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and during this period gained diverse experience working on mid-rise elderly housing, rehab conversions and renovation projects, research and development facilities, banks, commercial office and retail buildings, as well as, custom residences. He began his own practice in 1988 prior to teaming with Mr. Trabucco in 1992. Presently, Mr. Nunes is a member of the Holliston Town Hall Restoration Committee and is a past Chairman of the Holliston Housing Partnership Committee. He is also currently the President for the board of trustees for Mission Springs Housing for the Elderly, a HUD elderly housing development and is an occasional faculty member at the Boston Architectural Center serving as a Thesis Advisor as well as, a quest studio critic at Roger Williams University.

 

Edward Nunes, Partner

Edward Nunes, a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, Washington, D.C., is a registered Architect in the states of Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. He has been an architectural professional in the New England area since 1976 and holds a Masters Degree in Architecture and Building Design from Columbia University, a Bachelor of Architecture from The Boston Architectural Center, as well as, a related Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from Roger Williams University.

Mr. Nunes worked twelve years with several Architectural firms in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and during this period gained diverse experience working on mid-rise elderly housing, rehab conversions and renovation projects, research and development facilities, banks, commercial office and retail buildings, as well as, custom residences. He began his own practice in 1988 prior to teaming with Mr. Trabucco in 1992.

Presently, Mr. Nunes is a member of the Holliston Town Hall Restoration Committee and is a past Chairman of the Holliston Housing Partnership Committee. He is also currently the President for the board of trustees for Mission Springs Housing for the Elderly, a HUD elderly housing development and is an occasional faculty member at the Boston Architectural Center serving as a Thesis Advisor as well as, a quest studio critic at Roger Williams University.

  Lucio Trabucco, Partner Lucio Trabucco, born in Civitaquana, Italy established residence in the Boston area in 1973 where he studied at Northeastern University obtaining a Bachelor of science in Finance, the Boston Architectural Center obtaining a Bachelor of Architecture Degree, and Wentworth Institute from which he holds an Associate Degree in Architectural Engineering. Mr. Trabucco, a registered Architect in Massachusetts, in the profession since 1975 has worked with several prominent firms in the area and was promoted to Associate while with Morris Architects. His experience with these firms encompasses a wide range of projects composed of schools, municipalities, research laboratories, as well as, retail and residential buildings. Mr. Trabucco also provides consultant services for various firms in the Boston area. Active in the community, Mr. Trabucco participates in local youth programs in the greater Boston area and is a former member of the West Roxbury Community Council and the West Roxbury Rotary Club.

 

Lucio Trabucco, Partner

Lucio Trabucco, born in Civitaquana, Italy established residence in the Boston area in 1973 where he studied at Northeastern University obtaining a Bachelor of science in Finance, the Boston Architectural Center obtaining a Bachelor of Architecture Degree, and Wentworth Institute from which he holds an Associate Degree in Architectural Engineering.

Mr. Trabucco, a registered Architect in Massachusetts, in the profession since 1975 has worked with several prominent firms in the area and was promoted to Associate while with Morris Architects. His experience with these firms encompasses a wide range of projects composed of schools, municipalities, research laboratories, as well as, retail and residential buildings. Mr. Trabucco also provides consultant services for various firms in the Boston area.

Active in the community, Mr. Trabucco participates in local youth programs in the greater Boston area and is a former member of the West Roxbury Community Council and the West Roxbury Rotary Club.