Presentation

EPCA, Estudos, Projectos e Consultoria Ambiental Lda (Studies, Projects and Environmental Consultancy Ltd) based in Lisbon, is a company dedicated to developing architecture and landscape architecture projects, and environmental studies, namely:
- Projects in Public, Private and Institutional Spaces
- Projects of Educational, Sport and Tourism Equipments
- Integration of Infrastructures
- Creation and Restoration of Habitats and Landscapes
- Urban Planning
- Planning and Land Management
- Strategic Environmental Assessment
- Environmental Impact Studies
- Environmental Compliance Reports
- Environmental Monitoring and Follow-up of Construction Works
- Plans for Prevention and Management of Construction / Demolition Waste

Established in 2003, EPCA relies on its team's extensive experience in these areas, acquired from the activity through the years.

Apart from these areas of work, EPCA is also dedicated to project review, technical  assistance and supervision of construction sites.

Our work is based on a landscape intervention principle, based on the strategy of contributing, through the implementation of  our projects, to a more sustainable  territory.

We count  also with the collaboration of external offices in several complementary areas of work, allowing us to expand  the project boundaries whenever is necessary  in a way to offer to our clients a more global response.

To ensure the quality of our services, we are fitted with a quality warranty system that defines the developing procedures of our works, since the project conception until its execution. This system  was conceived in conformity with ISO EN 9001 norms, being the certification process for our office ongoing.

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Atelier

Values

Policy of Quality

- Contribute for the development and recognition its activity.
- Seek to understand the client's vision, identifying with clarity his intended goals.
- Select together with the client the most adequated strategy to assess the conditions and select the best solution;
- Continuously improve the provided services and the efficiency of the quality management system;
- Establish with each client a long term relation of partnership through the successive accumulation of good results.


Mission and Values

- Minimize and control the risk, creating the necessary conditions toward the success  of each action, related with deadlines, costs, quality and safety;
- Provide services of enhanced value with professionalism and proficiency, in association with the client;
-Contribute decisively for the satisfaction of our clients' needs.

We intend:
- To lead the market through the quality of our service;
- To promote the integration and evolution of our workers in the company's culture, assuring the continuos improvement;
- To assure our company's economical and financial feasibility.

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Atelier

Team

Boaventura Afonso

boaventura.afonso@epca.pt
Technical Director - Managing Partner / Founder of EPCA

Degree in Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2003. Began his professional activity in 1998. Has an extensive experience in the fields of project and supervision. Performs functions of project coordination, construction supervision. Integrates the technical team.

Boaventura Afonso

Tiago Moura

tiago.moura@epca.pt
Creative Director

Degree in Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2009. Began his professional activity in 2003. Has experience in the fields of project and graphic production. Integrates the technical team since February of 2010.

Tiago Moura

Beatriz Duarte

beatriz.duarte@epca.pt
Landscape Architect

Master degree of Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2011. Integrates the technical team since 2009.

Beatriz Duarte

Ana Fernandes

ana.fernandes@epca.pt
Architect
Degree in Architecture, by the Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade de Coimbra (School of Science and Technology - Coimbra University). Has experience in the fields of project and supervision. Performs functions of coordination of architecture projects and construction supervision. Integrates the technical team since October 2013.

Paulo Ricardo

Paulo Ricardo

paulo.ricardo@epca.pt
Architect
Degree of Interior Architecture (2001) and postgraduate in Architecture (2006), at Faculdade de Arquitectura - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (College of Architecture - Lisbon Technical University). Integrates the technical team since June 2012.

Paulo Ricardo

Inês Leitão

ines.leitao@epca.pt
Environmental Engineer
Finalist student in the master of Environmental Engineering, at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade de Lisboa (Lisbon University). Integrates the technical team since January 2014.

Inês Leitão

Elsa Costa

elsa.costa@epca.pt
Technical Accountant
Integrates the administrative support team since 2008.


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Former collaborators:

Paz Ramos

Architect
Master in Landscaping and Gardening at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain) (2013), and Degree in Architecture at the University of Seville (Spain) (2011). Integrated the technical team between September and December of 2013.


Amália Miranda

Landscape Architect
Finalist student of the master degree in Landscape Architecture at Faculdade de Ciências (Science School) - Universidade do Porto (Oporto University). Integrated the technical team between July and September of 2013.


Caterina di Giovanni

Architect
Master degree in Architecture at University of Palermo. Integrated the technical team between February and May of 2013.


Miguel Brito

Landscape Architect
Master degree of Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2011. Integrated the technical team in 2012.


Jenny Gebauer

Landscape Architect
Master degree of Landscape Architecture at Teschnische Universität Dresden (Dresden Technical University). Integrated the technical team between February and September of 2012.


João Vinte e Um

Landscape Architect
Integrated the technical team between January and December of 2011.


Pureza Norton dos Reis

Landscape Architect
Degree in Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2010. Specialist in plant material and plants propagation. Was at EPCA in 2009.


Ricardo Ribeiro

Landscape Architect
Master degree of Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2010. Integrated the technical team in 2009.


Ana Prata

Landscape Architect
Degree in Landscape Architecture at Instituto Superior de Agronomia (Agronomy School) - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Lisbon Technical University) in 2007. Integrated the technical team in 2008.


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