We work on projects around the world from our offices in London, Manchester, Glasgow and Abu Dhabi. Our expertise spans a broad range of typologies:
Masterplanning - Retail - Residential - Hotels - Technology - Transport & Infrastructure - Arts & Culture - Offices - Interior Design (ID:SR) - Science - Schools - Colleges - Universities - Healthcare.
As architects, masterplanners and interior designers we are committed to finding the right solution for each project in response to the physical and cultural contexts and the aspirations of our clients.
The practice's founding principles of innovation and sustainability continue to shape our work today, reinterpreted and enlivened by the creative talent of our designers.
It has delivered the most sustainable building in Europe for the
Co-Operative group, constructed the first major building for
renowned architect Zaha Hadid, and is the chosen construction
partner for blue-chip clients such as Rolls-Royce, BP and BAE
Systems. It is also one of the biggest public sector contractors
and is in particular a leader in the education market and locally
it is behind the unique Leeds Arena. Its UK roots date back to
1874. It employs around 2500 people here, and its European parent
is behind major projects around the world including the new NATO
headquarters and stadia for the World Cup. In 2013 so far BAM has
been both top of the UK’s carbon reduction league table and the
highest ranked major contractor in the UK’s Best Companies to Work
It builds, refurbishes and extends buildings from a network of offices across England, Scotland and Wales. Its strong regional presence allows it to foster trusting and beneficial working partnerships with customers, consultants, suppliers and local communities. It also develops property, designs buildings, and manages the facilities for them.
Arup brings together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines and encourages them to look beyond the constraints of their own specialisms.
This unconventional approach to design springs in part from Arup’s ownership structure. The firm is owned in trust on behalf of its staff. The result is an independence of spirit that is reflected in the firm’s work, and in its dedicated pursuit of technical excellence.
Awarded Construction Consultant of the Year in 2011 (Building Magazine) and finalists once more in 2012; we are proud of our history and heritage. It is our reputation for excellence, professionalism and experience that has allowed us to maintain our independence and deliver our pledge to put clients’ needs first, maintaining local values within the global marketplace.
Our commitment to sustainability and corporate responsibility play a big part in our success. As well as offering the traditional core services of cost and project management, we have developed strategic advisory services, expanded into new markets such as India and established ourselves as one of the leading consultants in the energy and nuclear sector.
The achievement of the Investors in People Gold award makes me very proud and recognises the hard work that everyone at Gleeds puts into delivering industry-leading construction consultancy all over the world.