RBS Business School Edinburgh building, Gogarburn Headquarters photos, Scottish architect design images
RBS Business School Photos by Paul Zanre
Royal Bank of Scotland Gogarburn building design by Michael Laird Architects in west Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Location: Gogarburn, west Edinburgh
Design: Michael Laird Architects (MLA)
RBS Business School @ World Headquarters
Royal Bank of Scotland Building – HQ by night
RBS World HQ Edinburgh : image Paul Zanre from Michael Laird Architects May 2007
Masterplanning / Concept Design Architects: Michael Laird Architects
Detail Design / Delivery Architects: Michael Laird RHWL – Joint Venture
Royal Bank of Scotland Building design : RHWL, Architects
A separate 70-bedroom RBS Business School is currently under construction on an adjacent site, developed with Harvard Business School. It will provide executive education for all RBS companies.
Work began on the RBS campus in November 2002 and was completed in July 2005. The construction cost was reported to be approximately £350m.
The 100-acre site includes the main 75,000m square metre office complex which arranged as seven business houses along a 300 metre stone paved internal street.
Royal Bank of Scotland World Headquarters : Scottish Design Awards 2006 – Best Commercial Project + Best Interior Commendation
The Gogarburn headquarters for RBS, designed by Michael Laird Architects comprises a 90-acre site in West Edinburgh which includes a landscaped campus of offices, a conference and training centre, leisure centre, staff club and nursery. The main office building of seven ‘business houses’ is arranged around a landscaped internal street.
The tree-lined street acts as the principal focus and circulation spine of the building with coffee shops, hairdresser, pharmacy, branch bank, shops and a supermarket. A Business School, developed jointly with Harvard Business School, is situated on an adjacent parkland site.
The Royal Bank of Scotland World HQ won the Scottish Quality in Planning Award 2006, the EAA Awards 2006 top prize (Silver Medal), Best Commercial Project & Best Interior Commendation at the Scottish Design Awards 2006, the Property Executive Magazine Awards 2006 Office Award, BCO Regional Award 2006 and a BIAL Landscape Award 2006 for the Interior Landscape. The building’s sustainable design principles and energy efficiency have achieved an ‘excellent’ BREEAM rating.
Royal Bank of Scotland HQ : main page re Gogarburn
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Royal Bank of Scotland Edinburgh : Andrew Doolan Award for Architecture 2006
Royal Bank of Scotland Building : Michael Laird Architects
Bank of Scotland Headquarters The Mound, Edinburgh
picture © Keith Hunter
Royal Museum of Scotland
photograph © Adrian Welch
image from Reid Architecture
RBS Business School images from Paul Zanre
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