Vizcaya Metrorail Station / Miami, Florida.

Connecting here to there

Whether it’s an elevated train platform, a light rail station, or a rapid busway stop, we create exceptional environments that meet the needs of the community and the stakeholders, while also inspiring passengers during their travels. We know that stations have to be inviting, active spaces that feel safe. That’s how we design them.

Leadership
Transportation

Luis Ajamil, PE

President, Chief Executive Officer

Tere Garcia

Senior Vice President, Director of Public Involvement, Board Member

Carlos Bonzon, Ph.D, PE.

Vice President, Director of Infrastructure and Municipal Services, Board Member

Alfredo Sanchez, AIA, AICP, LEED AP,

Architecture and urban planning and design, Partner

NEWS & PUBLICATIONS

ERASING A HURRICANE’S WRATH

Jan 24, 2022
BA assisted the Town of Medley in the preparation, submittal, and management of a $670K grant for bank stabilization and roadway repairs along Lakeside Park. The repairs are necessary due to damage caused by Hurricane Irma in 2017. The project is almost complete and is one month ahead of schedule. Way to go team! (Steve Pynes, Jose Lopez, Alfredo Sanchez, Randy Hollingworth)

Florida International University BRIDGE

Sep 16, 2022
The FIU pedestrian bridge will be a landmark structure that will connect the FIU community with the City of Sweetwater in a safe, reliable, and holistic way.Once on the bridge the user will experience a unique path of travel that will be wide enough to provide various events protected under a roof structure. Our design takes into consideration an iconic design as well as any innovations in life cycle materials for the structure while maintaining the overall aesthetics. We deeply recognize the importance of this project and its connection to the community. Architecture: James Bowers, Boukman Mangones, Hector Valverde

BA Announces the completion of the Gus Machado School of Business

Construction of The Gus Machado College of Business at St. Thomas University (STU) designed by Bermello Ajamil & Partners has been completed. The new 46,521 square foot complex is a “campus within a campus”, connecting its students with a sky bridge.

What Is Sustainable Cruising, and Why Should I Care?

The buzz from the first full Seatrade Cruise Global cruise conference to be held in Miami since the start of the pandemic can be summed up in one word. sustainability. At the world’s largest cruise industry conference...

BA Cruise Bulletin – 95% Berths in Operation by August; Talk to Us at Seatrade to See What That Means for You!

We have all heard the news: the CDC has dropped all warnings attached to cruising since the beginning of the pandemic and no sail order on March 14, 2020, leaving it up to the cruise consumer to decide whether they feel safe getting on a cruise ship for a holiday adventure...

Building The Block

BA is Building The Block in celebration of World Architecture Day. Block 45, designed by BA, is a market rate, workforce, and affordable housing mixed-use project located in the heart of Miami’s Overtown; a perfect example of “housing for all.”

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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.