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Adrian Welch, editor

About Adrian Welch

Director at e-architect Attended Banchory Academy Lives in United Kingdom
  • George Street Edinburgh vision design by LDA

George Street Edinburgh Vision

Edinburgh City Council unveil plans to enhance civic grandeur of George Street with new plazas & additional public seating: a principal shopping thoroughfare in the Scottish capital, it's part of citywide vision for long-term growth.

  • University of Edinburgh School of Engineering on King’s Buildings Campus

What Can Edinburgh Architects do to Stay Ahead?

What Can Edinburgh Architects do to Stay Ahead of the Local Competition? Countless restoration projects in the city is great for architectural firms which have developed a solid industry presence, such a situation can also present a challenge in terms of the sheer competition.

  • Malmaison Hotel St Andrew Square

Malmaison Hotel St Andrew Square

Malmaison Hotel St Andrew Square by 3DReid to deliver city centre accommodation with property developer S Harrison: transforming a Grade A building on Edinburgh's prestigious St Andrew Square into a boutique hotel, Malmaison.

  • KM Central Edinburgh Hotel interior

KM Central Edinburgh Hotel

3DReid completes £2.7m refurbishment of a former student residence building to create a three star, 45 room hotel for Edinburgh First, the commercial arm of the University of Edinburgh.

  • Greenside office building Edinburgh

Greenside Edinburgh, Blenheim Place Building

Chris Stewart Group (CSG) confirms Greenside office building in eastern Edinburgh acquired by Leading Cities Invest (LCI), a real estate investment fund managed by Frankfurt-based KanAm Grund Group.

  • Oriam Heriot-Watt

Oriam Sports Performance Centre

Award-winning Sports Performance Centre, Oriam, has been shortlisted for Project of the Year at the CIBSE 2018 Building Performance Awards. It is home to the governing bodies of Scottish football and rugby union, as well as a host of other sports including volleyball, squash and basketball.

  • Stead’s Place Leith Walk development

Stead’s Place Leith Walk Property

Major planning submission by Drum Property Group for £50m Stead’s Place transformation of significant section of Leith Walk, Edinburgh into a new residential, student and visitor quarter: 2.9-acre mixed-used scheme with affordable housing, hotel, restaurant, café & retail.

  • The Registers, St Andrew Square building design

The Registers, St Andrew Square

Chris Stewart Group (CSG) pre-lets office space at 20 West Register Street, part of the award-winning property developer’s £85m regeneration project at ‘The Registers’ in Edinburgh’s city centre, to Baillie Gifford.