Our stunning Manchester studio overlooking the Piccadilly Canal Basin is recognised as one of the best new buildings in the city. Designed by BDP, the studio sets new standards for energy efficiency in the North West of England.
BDP, PO Box 85, 11 Ducie Street, Manchester, M60 3JA
Manchester Studio is home to an interdisciplinary team of award winning architects, engineers, designers and urbanists. The team’s portfolio covers a wide range of sectors, scales, clients and building types. Recently completed projects include Oldham Town Hall redevelopment, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Victoria Station Manchester, BOXPARK Croydon and the relocation of our UK Pavilion for the 2015 Milan Expo to the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew.
The BDP designed studio, situated along the Piccadilly Basin, provides large open-plan areas including a central hub space at ground floor level with views over the canal, creating an inspiring environment for meeting, thinking and creating.
BDP was appointed by Oldham Council to regenerate its Grade II listed Old Town Hall and bring the building back into use as a cinema.
Boxpark is a new food and drink concept for Croydon as part of the mixed-use Ruskin Square development.
The building rises out of the park on approach with an undulating profile, making it instantly recognisable and a striking and iconic gateway to Liverpool.
A showcase for the best in UK offsite manufacturing and construction techniques - a collaboration between landscape and art that aims to highlight the decline of the world’s bee population.
This dramatic refurbishment of Manchester’s Victoria railway station has centred around the removal of a series of trainshed roofs which have been replaced with a 15,000 sqm ETFE-clad column free structure.
The response uses a simple efficient building form allowing for greater flexibility to create both transformational and inspirational spaces.
This new academy is conceived as a ribbon, clad in shiny aluminium shingles.
Radical re-development of Old Trafford cricket ground, set to transform the historic venue into one of the country’s premier sporting destinations.
Sue was appointed Chair for our North Region in 2019 and is responsible for guiding the strategy for our Manchester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Leeds, and Liverpool studios. She is also our sector head for education in the north of England, having designed and delivered some of our most innovative and award winning education projects.
Plans to develop Sheffield Hallam University’s city campus, providing a key gateway to the city centre, have been approved.
The construction of the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) stunning new £60m Student Centre and University Square has officially been completed.
Several of our town masterplan projects have received funding from the UK government. Each will receive part of a £1billion cash injection from the Towns Fund or the Future High Street Fund.
For National Apprenticeship Week, we spoke to three of our apprentices from across the practice during an online roundtable session hosted by Maria Glynn, our apprenticeship programme co-ordinator.
Our designs for a mixed use 253-home development at Weir Mill, Stockport have been submitted for planning and listed building consent.
Our plans for the regeneration of York’s historic Castle Gateway area have taken a major step forwards, following the City of York Council’s decisions to grant full planning consent for two landmark projects.
We are celebrating the start of construction on Manchester Metropolitan University’s new Faculty of Science and Engineering.
This year our Christmas charities programme has pledged more than £33,000 to 19 charities local to our studios.
The new Clatterbridge Cancer Centre in Liverpool is transforming the lives of people in the city and improving the standards of cancer care in the UK, whilst continuing to win accolades for its design and construction.