GLM promotes two of its rising stars

Posted by on Nov 6, 2019 in Architecture, Building Surveying

GLM promotes two of its rising stars

GLM are delighted to announce the promotion of two of its rising stars.  David Ralph has been promoted to the position of Senior Architect and Neil Dickson has been promoted to the position of Senior Chartered Building Surveyor.  Both David and Neil trained and qualified with the firm and are the very definition of The […]

We are hiring : Senior Architect

Posted by on Oct 17, 2019 in Recruitment

We are hiring : Senior Architect

We are GLM.  We know our world faces great challenges.  We believe we have a vital role to play in its conservation and in adapting the built environment to change. Are you an architect who was attracted into the profession in the first place for much the same reasons?  Do you want to help clients […]

We are hiring : Chartered Building Surveyor

Posted by on Oct 17, 2019 in Recruitment

We are hiring : Chartered Building Surveyor

We are GLM.  We know our world faces great challenges.  We believe we have a vital role to play in its conservation and in adapting the built environment to change. Are you a building surveyor who was attracted into the profession in the first place for much the same reasons?  Do you want to help […]

We are Hiring : Senior Chartered Building Surveyor

Posted by on Oct 17, 2019 in Recruitment

We are Hiring : Senior Chartered Building Surveyor

We are GLM.  We know our world faces great challenges.  We believe we have a vital role to play in its conservation and in adapting the built environment to change. Are you a building surveyor who was attracted into the profession in the first place for much the same reasons?  Do you want to help […]

Six Months : Inverness – Our Highland Home

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019 in We Are GLM

Six Months : Inverness – Our Highland Home

Six months ago GLM announced ‘Inverness here we come’ and what a six months we have had in the Highlands. For those who haven’t yet had the full story, here’s a summary : it began about 18 months ago, in May 2018, on a road trip round Speyside when I first pitched the idea of […]

RICS welcomes new members to the Profession

Posted by on Sep 27, 2019 in Building Surveying

RICS welcomes new members to the Profession

Its always a special time celebrating success and recent celebrations for the building surveying profession here in Edinburgh included the RICS Scotland annual New Members Reception for recently qualified building surveyors in Scotland. Neil Dickson is the latest GLM team member to be welcomed as a member to RICS. Here’s what he had to say : […]

GLM delighted to Sponsor 2019’s Helping it Happen Tourism Award

Posted by on Jul 4, 2019 in We Are GLM

GLM delighted to Sponsor 2019’s Helping it Happen Tourism Award

The Helping it Happen Awards, organised by Scottish Land and Estates seeks to celebrate rural Scotland and those who are helping it thrive through the sharing, and recognition, of good news stories from up and down the country,  both big and small. GLM are delighted to sponsor the tourism category and to be part of […]

Architecture – The Rationalisation of Whimsy

Posted by on Jun 7, 2019 in Architecture

Architecture – The Rationalisation of Whimsy

I set myself quite a challenge with such a ridiculously pretentious title, but it got stuck in my head.  Even if you think I’m crazy, hopefully something in this will resonate. Architects often have to give explanations for why we do things.  We write design statements, giving reasoned justification for our proposals.  But does it […]

What you see and what you get: the shape of our buildings and how we use them

Posted by on May 20, 2019 in Architecture

What you see and what you get: the shape of our buildings and how we use them

One of the things that fascinates me about church buildings is not just the raw architecture but also what it communicates about how the church in it works, how it thinks about itself and how this may completely contrast with how the church actually uses the space.  Too often as architects we visit buildings when […]

Week Two: Inverness…building a new Highland base

Posted by on Apr 19, 2019 in We Are GLM

Week Two:  Inverness…building a new Highland base

Last week marked an exciting new chapter in the GLM story as we launched our Highland venture with the opening of our Highland Regional Office in Inverness.  Led by our newly promoted Associate Director, Hannah Lloyd, the intention of the office is to bring GLM’s unique approach to the built environment closer to some of […]