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Employee Owned Business

June 13th 2019

Employee Owned Business

We are very excited to announce that we have become an employee owned business! Our move to an employee owned model demonstrates our commitment to every employee. We’re looking forward to the start of our new journey and we hope...

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Congratulations Eoin!

June 12th 2019

Congratulations Eoin!

We're delighted to announce that Eoin has passed his part III exam! Massive congratulations to him and we're so pleased that all of his hard work has been recognised. Well done Eoin!  ...

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Congratulations to Our New Directors

May 09th 2019

Congratulations to Our New Directors

We are absolutely delighted to announce the promotion of two of our Associate's to Director's. Jonathan McQuillan and Stuart Russell are joining Adam Bell and Stephen Lamb on the board of directors.  Jonathan has been with us since 2006 and in that time has...

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Holmlea Primary

May 03rd 2019

Holmlea Primary

Another fantastic video from Home Group of the ongoing development at Holmlea Primary School!                    ...

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SPA (Scottish Procurement Alliance) Framework

April 12th 2019

SPA (Scottish Procurement Alliance) Framework

We have been successfully appointed to supply combined consultancy services of SPA’s framework agreement for consultancy in all regions of Scotland until 31 December 2023. SPA is the leading independent provider of technical product advice and procurement solutions. Their free to use...

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Congratulations to Maria!

March 28th 2019

Congratulations to Maria!

We have had the pleasure of working with Maria since she joined us for her part I placement in 2015. Since then she has successfully qualified as an architect in Spain and very recently has registered with the ARB. We...

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Welcome to our newest recruits

March 27th 2019

Welcome to our newest recruits

Please join us in welcoming our two new staff members, Katie and Zack. Katie joined us earlier in the year for her part 1 placement and Zack has recently joined us as an architect. We really look forward to working...

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Congratulations Anna and Nick!

March 05th 2019

Congratulations Anna and Nick!

Huge congratulations to Anna and Nick on passing their part 3 exams!  Both are great members of the ABC family and have worked really hard this year and we are delighted for their part 3 success. We had no doubt they...

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Scottish Property Awards

March 01st 2019

Scottish Property Awards

We are delighted to have won the award for Student Accommodation Development of the Year for our project, Havannah House in Glasgow. Congratulations and huge well done to everyone involved. Havannah House is a 458 bedroom student accommodation project nearby Glasgow’s historic...

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Jonathan at Scotland Build

January 11th 2019

Jonathan at Scotland Build

Jonathan will be giving a talk at the Scotland Build Expo in March. He will be discussing indoor air quality in Scottish housing: Is there a problem with indoor air quality in modern housing? What do the building regulations say? What are the options currently? How...

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Congratulations!

November 23rd 2018

Congratulations!

We are delighted to announce that Amy, Hannah, Mark and Matt have been promoted to senior architects and associates. Mark and Matt have been with us for quite a few years and we have seen them develop and take hold of...

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Architecture Fringe - Renaissance to Ruin

June 20th 2018

Architecture Fringe -  Renaissance to Ruin

As part of the Architecture Fringe we have held a series of events based on the theme “common senses”. We are interested in the way people with  visual  impairments negotiate Glasgow’s streets and spaces  and have worked with a group of...

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Privacy Policy

May 24th 2018

Under GDPR legislation, we have responsibilities to ensure that we are taking proper care of your data and have a system in place to demonstrate this.   What data is being held, and how is it being used? As a broad guide: name/s,...

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Part 3 Exam

April 10th 2018

Part 3 Exam

Many congratulations to our successful Part 3 candidates who passed their final Professional exams in 2017-18. In the office Cameron, Emma, David, Alastair, Rekha and Leonie have all made a fine contribution to our work and it was no surprise...

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Project Architect Required

February 14th 2018

We are looking for a qualified design led project architect with at least 3 years practical experience (post part 3) preferably with Revit capability, to assist with current workload in our Glasgow office. You will be required work on fast-moving...

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Publications

October 26th 2017

Publications

We've recently had our projects published in two brand new books. The Shields Centre has been included in the 100 Sustainable Scottish Buildings and Fernan Gardens and Duke Street / High Street are in the 2020 Visions: Home: Housing Scotland...

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Recent Awards

October 04th 2017

Recent Awards

Now that awards season is wrapping up, we're pleased to announce that we have been on a bit of a winning streak. Our project, Fernan Gardens for Shettleston Housing Association has scooped the recent Herald Property Award for Affordable Housing...

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Congratulations!

February 28th 2017

Congratulations!

Congratulations are in order for Andy, Alex, Fiona and Jess our new architects. They all passed the final stage of the part 3 examination last week after a huge amount of time and energy over the last year. We're all...

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GIA Awards

November 07th 2016

GIA Awards

We are delighted that two of our projects have been commended at this years GIA Awards. Our Fernan Street project was described by the judges as "A very good example of social housing, place making & regeneration" which makes "use of...

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Civic Trust Awards

November 03rd 2016

We are delighted to confirm that Lennoxtown Community Hub has been noted as a Regional Finalist in the upcoming Civic Trust Awards. Lennoxtown Hub is just one in a series of Community Hub projects we are undertaking for East Dunbartonshire...

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Quarry Road

October 14th 2016

Quarry Road

Phase one of our project at Quarry Road, Irvine, has received planning permission from North Ayrshire Council, and is currently out to tender. The phase one building will contain mixed use office facilities, and is intended to be accompanied by sports...

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Ltd Company Announcement

October 01st 2016

With effect from 1 October 2016 the existing partnership of Anderson Bell + Christie will transfer its business, together with all assets and liabilities, to a new limited company, Anderson Bell + Christie Ltd, owned by Adam Bell and Stephen...

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Design Challenge

August 22nd 2016

Design Challenge

Our lovely part 1's Laura and Maria set the office a design and build challenge using only recycled materials last week. The office was split in to two teams and were given two hours to design and build an object for the...

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Hub West Scotland

March 16th 2016

Hub West Scotland

Yesterday we held an in-house design workshop at Anderson Bell Christie on our latest healthcare project for Hub West Scotland and NHS GG&C. Lots of card, pens, detail paper, templates, drawings, photos, diagrams, caffeine and most importantly a great team...

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Lennoxtown Community Hub Official Opening

March 16th 2016

Lennoxtown Community Hub Official Opening

Lennoxtown Community Hub, the new home for Council, library, leisure and cultural services in the town, was officially opened by Council Leader Rhondda Geekie on Tuesday 8 March following a £5.29M investment by the Council. Located in the heart of Lennoxtown...

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Laurieston

June 22nd 2015

Laurieston

We are delighted to confirm that we have been appointed by Urban Union Ltd to design the next 210 homes at Laurieston. This is an exciting commission for our practice and we look forward to working with Urban Union to build on...

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Shields Centre Wins RIAS Award

June 22nd 2015

Shields Centre Wins RIAS Award

We are delighted to have won a RIAS Award for the Shields Centre in the Healthcare category at the Balmoral Hotel last week.  Many thanks to the team involved in particular hub West Scotand Ltd, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde...

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Scottish Property Awards 2015

March 06th 2015

Scottish Property Awards 2015

City Regeneration Project of the Year We are delighted that our High Street / Duke Street project was named City Regeneration Project of the Year at this year's Scottish Property Awards. The new build development is located a short walk from Glasgow city centre...

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Designing Places Student Competition 2015

March 03rd 2015

Designing Places Student Competition 2015

A huge thank you to all the students who took part in Saturday’s design competition. We are also very grateful to all the lecturers who continue to encourage involvement and connect their students to our work. The day was a great success. Ian...

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Dumbarton Rock: Charrette

March 03rd 2015

Dumbarton Rock: Charrette

Local people, businesses, landowners and historians were asked how best to promote Dumbarton Rock as a tourist destination. We lead a consultation  in the town the past week focusing on the future of the rock and the surrounding waterfront area. It has been organised...

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Canna Community Development

February 05th 2015

Canna Community Development

The Island of Canna is the most westerly of the Small Isles of the Inner Hebrides, which include Eigg, Rum and Muck. Its current population is small, but growing, and the islanders are actively working to safeguard the future of the...

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Cromarty Primary School

February 05th 2015

Cromarty Primary School

Cromarty sits on the tip of the Black Isle, at the mouth of the Moray Firth, and is an outstanding example of an 18th / early 19th century Scottish ‘burgh’. It is one of the first conservation areas to be...

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