Four Seasons Hotel & Tower / Miami, Florida

Enhancing the guest experience

We have designed and managed a wide range of hospitality projects both in the United States and abroad. With decades of experience delivering smart solutions that create exceptional spaces and enhance the guest experience, BA has been selected by many of the major chains – including Starwood, Four Seasons, Marriott, Hyatt and Hilton – for the planning and design of new and redeveloped facilities. We have also renovated historic landmark hotels.

Leadership
Commercial

Willy A. Bermello, AIA, AICP

Chairman of the Board

Agustin Barrera, AIA, NCARB

Partner, Director of Architecture

Jose Lugo, AIA, CGC, NCARB

Vice President and Managing Director Central Florida Regional office

Raul Carreras

Project Management, Partner.

Rodolfo J. Hernandez

Director of Interior Design

Lorraine Bragg

Senior Interior Designer

NEWS & PUBLICATIONS

Kislak Office Building under construction!

Feb 7, 2022
BA was contracted in 2019 by Vivo Real Estate Group to provide A/E services for the core and shell design of the new Kislak Office Building in Miami Lakes. The project includes a 5-story building with 68,000 square feet of office space, a 4,500-SF 5th floor outdoor deck, and parking for 225 vehicles along with associated site utilities, parking and landscape improvements.The building will be the new home of the Popular Bank Headquarters. Nice progress team!

A Disney win for BA!

Jan 17, 2022
BA has been awarded the interior guest room renovation for Disney’s Boardwalk Villas Vacation Club Resort. The 6-story waterfront Resort consists of 532 guestrooms / keys containing Studio, 1-BR, and 3-BR Grand Villa Units. BA will lead and provide comprehensive design services as the Architect of Record (AOR) including Interiors and Engineering services. This win strengthens our relationship with Disney and strategically launches BA into an Entertainment market sector. Congratulations to Jose Lugo of Orlando and his team who have been working hard at securing a project with Disney.

Shortlisted!

March 21, 2022
BA’s Landscape Architecture team was ranked #1 in the shortlist presentation for Phase 1 of design services for the Homestead Sports Complex. This phase consists of an artificial turf soccer field surrounded by a track with lights, a small stage, restroom/concession building and expanded parking. The rankings will go before City council who will make the final decision on the project award. Good luck to our Landscape Architecture team!

Shore Power Is Expanding Its Footprint

One of the simplest ways cruise lines can cut down on emissions is to plug into shoreside power, allowing vessels to power down their fuel-hungry diesel engines that are needed for both marine (propulsion) and hotel (lights, air conditioning) operations...

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PRIVACY POLICY


Cruise Ports

NCL PortMiami

Terminal B

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Luis Ajamil & Willy Bermello forged a visionary plan to lead BA into a prominent global, interdisciplinary firm.

In 1992, Luis Ajamil and Willy Bermello forged a visionary plan to lead BA into a prominent global, interdisciplinary firm providing Architecture, Engineering, Planning, Landscape Architecture, Interior Design, and Construction Services. BA focused on several key markets with Maritime being one of the core components of the firm.

Leadership
Maritime

Luis Ajamil, PE

President, Chief Executive Officer

Mark Ittel

Sr Vice President of Ports and Maritime, Board Member

Michael Vanderbeek,

Director Ports + Maritime

Luis de Carvalho

Managing Director Europe

Maritime News

BA’s culture fosters an atmosphere of commitment of meeting our Client’s needs and expectations on each project we undertake through embracing.

Another Global Hurdle for the Cruise Industry?

BA Cruise Bulletin – Another Global Hurdle for the Cruise Industry? An Industry on the Rise According to…

Caen-Ouistreham partners with B&A Europe to develop cruise facilities

The port of Caen-Ouistreham and the destination Caen la Mer, Normandy hired port and destination development firm Bermello Ajamil & Partners Europe (B&A Europe) to assist with two projects: developing new cruise facilities at Nouveau Bassin and executing a study to evaluate further potential of the Nouveau Bassin area for cruise lines.

Shore Power Is Expanding Its Footprint

Shore Power Is Expanding Its Footprint One of the simplest ways cruise lines can cut down on emissions…

New Technologies Make Ships More Eco-Friendly Than Ever

New Technologies Make Ships More Eco-Friendly Than Ever Perhaps the most obvious goal for the cruise industry is…

What Is Sustainable Cruising, and Why Should I Care?

What Is Sustainable Cruising, and Why Should I Care? The buzz from the first full Seatrade Cruise Global…

Maritime

BA has played a major role in the development of cruise destinations, private islands, waterfronts, and port facilities by delivering innovative solutions to the growing and changing demands of the world’s seaports and communities. We develop forward thinking strategic plans based upon solid financials and flexible operations to meet the needs and expectations of the clients and users.