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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

GLM launches new Highland Office in Inverness

Posted by on Apr 3, 2019 in We Are GLM

GLM launches new Highland Office in Inverness

Inverness here we come. Managing Director (and desk assembler) Ian McKee is delighted to announce our new office in Inverness. “This will bring us closer to clients and projects we already have and we will be actively looking to service lots more”. For several years GLM’s focus has been on leisure, tourism, hotels, self catering, […]

GLM welcomes a familiar face back to the team

Posted by on Jul 30, 2018 in We Are GLM

GLM welcomes a familiar face back to the team

Aythan has re-joined Team GLM and we’re delighted to have him back. Ian McKee, Managing Director, said : “It is fantastic having Aythan back on the GLM Team.  With his unique ability to combine design sensitivity and understanding with the commercial imperatives of time and cost, Aythan’s approach to project delivery is in stark contrast […]

Privacy Notice

Posted by on May 25, 2018 in We Are GLM

Privacy Notice

We ask that you read this privacy notice carefully as it contains important information about how and why GLM collect, store, use and share personal information, your rights in relation to your personal information and on how to contact us and supervisory authorities in the event you have a complaint. GLM is committed to ensuring […]

We’ve Moved

Posted by on Feb 19, 2018 in We Are GLM

We’ve Moved

A Word from David Gibbon   58 North Castle Street has been the happy home of GLM since 2005  when we moved from our previous offices in Thistle Street Lane and previous to that we were in Moray Place for about 4 years from 1985. We will be sad to leave North Castle Street with […]

Probably the Best Window In The World

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 in Building Surveying, We Are GLM

Probably the Best Window In The World

The vertically sliding sash and case window takes some beating.  You can open it at the top to let out stale air and at the bottom to get a good blast of fresh air.  Properly installed it blocks as little daylight as possible.  Before the advent of float or plate glass the smaller panes required […]

Celebrating 20 years at GLM : 2010 – Bughtknowe

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 in Architecture, We Are GLM

Celebrating 20 years at GLM : 2010 – Bughtknowe

One of the hardest and yet crucial aspects of being an Architect and possibly any designer, is getting inside the head of your customer or client. The person who is ultimately going to be using and hopefully enjoying the realised design. If you can fully understand the specific and sometimes subtle needs of the user, […]

Celebrating 20 years at GLM : 2006 – Garden Cottage

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Architecture, We Are GLM

Celebrating 20 years at GLM : 2006 – Garden Cottage

David Johnson first joined GLM back in 1997 and now heads up the architecture team. In the run up to the 20 year anniversary of David being at GLM he will share with us some of his favourite projects through the years and the odd photo along the way too!  As an architect, you know […]