“We are acoustic experts who think like designers, engineers and architects.” Gavin Stevenson, head of acoustics
We specialise in architectural and building acoustics. Our success results from our interdisciplinary working environment which provides a unique level of understanding of design and engineering.
We combine scientific analysis, creative design skills and practical experience. Our involvement ranges from small-scale noise assessments to full consultancy on major long-term schemes.
The redevelopment of the Category-A listed concert hall offering additional public space and reconfigured existing rooms and a major upgrade to the 1,300-seat main auditorium.
The landmark student centre and public squares on UCLan’s Preston Campus is a gateway to the university from the city centre.
The Royal College of Physicians opens an exciting new purpose-built office in partnership with Liverpool City Council called RCP at The Spine.
A complete upgrade of the existing museum to create physical and intellectually accessible environments together with the provision of new visitor facilities.
In 2014 an acoustic study was undertaken of the public realm of the Al Kharaej and Waterfront residential areas of the new Lusail City development in Qatar.
Wren Hotel makes the most of its tight urban site offering 137 compact and luxurious bedrooms in the heart of Dublin.
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.
£60m development plans to bring Weir Mill, a Grade II listed former mill in Stockport, back to life. The reimagined Weir Mill will feature a mix of one, two and three-bedroom apartments, as well as 24,000 sq ft of commercial space across the existing and new buildings.
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BDP’s sensitive refurbishment of Lancaster Castle has been awarded a prestigious national prize by the Civic Trust.
We have completed the innovative transformation of a school sports hall in Rochdale to create an exciting suite of classrooms, dining and social spaces. The new facility will enable the Watergrove Trust to meet an urgent demand for school places and accommodate more teaching and associate staff jobs for the area.
New visuals have been revealed showing how Cardiff University’s Bute Building, home to the internationally renowned Welsh School of Architecture, will look once its major refurbishment is complete.
Ged Couser looks at the challenges of designing cancer hospitals that facilitate the concept of team science in both research and treatment.
Acoustics director Richard Grove and lighting director Colin Ball will jointly give the keynote presentation at the launch of the Quiet Mark Acoustic Academy.
BDP has won two of the top awards at this year’s Teambuild. Team R.O.O.T won the Procurement Prize, and Martha Andrews won the Leadership Prize for the most promising individual competitor.
BDP has reported its highest turnover to date at £106.8M with a pre-tax profit of £9.5M.
Boxpark Wembley has won the best F&B concept at this year’s MAPIC Awards from a strong international shortlist. The awards reward excellence, innovation and creativity in the real estate industry, recognising the finest retailers and real estate projects.