Dan Akol, AIA, NCARB
Vice President – National Director of Design Services
855.424.3838, Ext. 303
510.316.6688 (cell)
dan.akol@romanykconsulting.com

RCC is a leading professional services firm with a proven history of providing architecture, engineering, and consultingservices that specialize in the design of VA Healthcare Facilities.Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to client service with deep subject matter expertise, RCC is dedicated tosolving our clients’ most complex challenges. We strive to provide innovation and design excellence on every project weundertake. Our firm and staff have an outstanding service record with the Department of Veteran Affairs and experience willall aspects of architectural projects for both the government and private sectors. We truly understand our clients’ needs froman end user perspective – from critical staff to the leadership team – and always listen to their concerns and issues. All thewhile, staying in compliance with the Technical Information Library (TIL), its Standards, Design Criteria and Guidelines.

RCC stays current with Design and Standard Alerts, VA Directives, and new protocols.Offering a complete range of services to our clients, we have developed a reputation for reliability and full-service designsolutions. RCC provides all aspects of the design process from early preliminary concepts through final constructiondocuments / observation. Through our own and supplemented efforts of our key consultant engineers, RCC offers thefollowing Architectural Design and Engineering services:

  • Architecture
  • Legionella Surveys
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Site Planning
  • Testing Laboratories
  • Physical Security (PSDM Assessment)
  • Low Voltage
  • Interior Design / FF&E
  • Specifications
  • Cost Estimating
  • Historical Preservation
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Plumbing Engineering
  • Landscaping
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Medical Gas
  • Physical Security
  • Millwork
  • QA / QC
  • Facility Condition Assessments
  • SEPS
RCC’s expertise is in VA Healthcare Facilities, but we also design and deliver all supporting projects and buildings requiredfor the mission. Project scopes range from Non-Recurring Maintenance (NRM) projects, minor renovations to complicatedexpansions and major construction, select demolition, building envelope expansions, vertical expansion, leasing, planning, andinfrastructure studies.
Project types range from support spaces to acute surgical environments:
  • Administrative Spaces
  • Central Energy Plants,
  • Community Based Outpatient Clinics
  • Community Living Centers
  • Inpatient Nursing Units
  • Mental Health Clinics
  • Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Lobby Renovations
  • Legionella Prevention
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Eye Clinics
  • MRI and Imaging Centers
  • Pharmacies
  • Hybrid OR Renovations