Associate, Director of Industrial Studio
A Registered Architect and LEED Accredited Professional, Tim Keith has focused his career designing solutions for the industrial market sector. His experience includes manufacturing plants, distribution centers, and warehouses ranging in size from 50,000 square feet to over 3-million square feet. Tim has designed for single tenant manufacturing and distribution plants to large, multiple building industrial complexes across the U.S.
Having spent two decades working with industrial clientele, he knows how to work with the client’s manufacturing process engineers and administrators to develop highly functional and effective solutions. Working for both the owner and developers, Tim’s project drivers often center around reducing costs, improving production flows, accelerating speed to market, increasing productivity and ensuring sustainability. Ultimately, He aims for an end result that is a profitable for clients and provides a safe operation designed to give owners a competitive edge.
Tim takes the time to understand each client’s production processes and requirements for raw material and supply delivery and storage, production processes and scheduling including production shift schedules, and final product storage and shipping. By putting the client’s business at the center of his work, he customizes his approach and design thinking, pushing his methods to continuously evolve in response to new challenges. Tim pushes his team and clients to build innovation into their facilities, maximizing both human and system performance.
As Director of the Industrial Studio at Wakefield Beasley & Associates, Tim oversees project design and manages his team. A firm believer that complex problems are best solved collaboratively, Tim divides his time between implementing designs and developing staff, making sure that his team members have what they need to be successful growing professionals.
Bachelor of Architecture
Memberships & Affiliations:
Registered Architect Georgia
LEED Accredited Professional