About Us

Our work strives to enhance our sense of surroundings, identity and relationship to others and the physical spaces we inhabit, whether feral or human-made.

Selected Awards
  • 2004 — Aga Khan Award for Architecture
  • 2009 — Mies van der Rohe Award
  • 2013 — AIA/ALA Library Building Award
  • 2015 — Best Interior, Designers Saturday
  • 2016 — AIA New York Honor Award


PLAAT Arquitectura Técnica, (Barcelona, 2001) founded and headed by Xavier Pla, Building Engineer and Project Manager in Building and Urban Planning, is a multidisciplinary team of building professionals with proven experience and solvency in the field of construction thanks to the more than 1.890.000 m2 of work built under his leadership in a wide variety of building types and volumes.

A large part of this team, made up of building engineers and architects, has been trained as professionals in this long journey since our beginning, consolidating a team brand that year after year has become more competent.


Xavier Pla

Maria Rossy

Albert Ribas

Ferran Sancho

Eva Tomas

Jon Areitio

Paula Loaiza

Noemi Soley

Sergi Castellar

Miquel Ferranti

David Bou

Alex Pallares

Marta Martinez

Moira Pereyra

Tatiana Acaro

Alex Pla

Silvio di Teodoro

Beatriz Garcia

Sergio Ruzo

Adriana de la Barrera

Esteban Garcia

Nuria Armengol

Anais Martin

Arnau Caballero

Angela Martin

Miriam Cortiella

We approach each project with absolute dedication and professionalism, using our exclusive working method developed in the extensive experience acquired and always with the goal of reaching the milestones set by our clients.

We pay specific attention to each stage of the construction process, studying and providing solutions from the first intervention in the project design phase until the complete legalization of the building.

From PLAAT we offer our clients a mediation based on mutual trust, so we assume the commitment to act as a technical extension of themselves, carrying out an effective management, supervision and control of the works, always with total transparency, to achieve the objectives set in the exclusive interest of the developer.