Alexander McInnes Gardner established the practice in 1910 with commissions for headquarter buildings for Banks + Insurance companies as well as large public sector and Utilities buildings
1934-68 the practice established a worldwide reputation for fitting-out of ships, the world’s best known ocean liners; Queen Mary, Mauritania, Queen Elizabeth, Canberra, and the Royal Yacht Britannia are amongst the 130 ship interiors undertaken.
1970-90 expertise shifted to Leisure and Commercial sectors (many Public Houses and Hotels) and the emerging North Sea Oil industry, including Shell's headquarters in Aberdeen (phases 1 to 5), as well as work for BP,Texaco and Connoco.
1990 to date - the Practice continues with a young and motivated team and maintains the firm’s long-standing reputation for professionalism and excellence in Design. Principal activities remain in the Commercial + Industrial sectors, however recent TV exposure on Grand Designs has seen increased commissions for one-off luxury-homes.
As well as world class design services, the practice has extensive knowledge and practical experience in all aspects of building design , smart technologies, innovative materials, sustainability, renewable energy strategies, BIM , cost modelling and management, project and contract management.
- Architectural and Interior Design
- Service areas
- UK & Global and Glasgow
7 Lynedoch Crescent
G3 6DZ Glasgow