2nd Floor, Sovereign House
158 West Regent Street
Glasgow G2 4RL
T +44 141 225 1000
F +44 845 299 1610


Ramboll. Andrew Lyons.

Andrew Lyons

BEng, Team Director
Barry McAvoy. Ramboll

Barry McAvoy

BSc BEng (Hons) CEng MIET, Director, Buildings
T: +44 141 225 1000


The Glasgow office is centrally located and an approximately five minutes walk from Glasgow's Charing Cross station.

The Glasgow office provides the full range of Ramboll's engineering skill in the UK, focusing on building services, sustainability, structural and fire engineering. We deliver projects regionally, nationally and internationally for clients in the commercial, education, leisure and residential sectors. Our staff have wide experience of PFI procurement in education and healthcare, and are fully committed to the partnering philosophy.

— Effective risk management through quality and cost control
— Innovative services design through 3D and thermal modelling
— Focus on sustainability through integrated design solutions
— High proportion of repeat commissions

"Building good relationships and trust with existing and new clients is crucial to our success. We are passionate about understanding a client’s brief and following that through with exceptional designs, especially when that means we can showcase our innovative solutions that contribute to a building’s sustainability."
Barry McAvoy, Director

Recent clients include
Four Seasons Hotel Group, Dundee City Council, hub South West, East Ayrshire Council, Kier Construction, Morrison Construction, Clyde Gateway, Lancashire County Cricket Club (LCCC), West Dunbartonshire Council, University of Strathclyde, PMP, AHR Architects, Weir & McQuiston, Keppie Design, Purcell Architects, Inverclyde Council, Morgan Sindall, Heron Bros, Castle Building Services, Hilton Hotel Group, hub South East, East Renfrewshire Council, The City of Edinburgh Council, hub West, McLaughlin & Harvey, FES.


Ayrshire College, Kilmarnock Campus

Ayrshire College

One of the first education buildings to achieve the highest available BREEAM rating of ‘Outstanding’ at design stage, Ayrshire College’s new £53m Kilmarnock Campus provides a functional, flexible and efficient learning environment that encourages collaboration between students.

Four Seasons Jakarta

Four Seasons

The large scale mixed use redevelopment of the Four Seasons hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia, delivers world class hotel, residential and commercial facilities.

Appleton Tower refurbishment phase 2

In a multi-phased project, this controversial Edinburgh landmark — built as part of a 1960s masterplan that was later abandoned — has been refurbished into a world-class educational and conference facility. We were involved in all phases of work and played an advisory role in the masterplan agenda.

Phase 1 saw the refurbishment of the lowest two storeys. Phase 2 involved the refurbishment of the semi-basement and floors 6,7 and 8, as well as repairs to the rooftop plant enclosure.

The original masterplan envisaged a series of buildings linked by walkways. Accordingly, the tower was designed to step-in above semi-basement level, leaving a concrete podium to serve as a walkway. Since the remaining masterplanned buildings were never realised, the podium was a redundant f ...

East Ayrshire schools PPP

A major PPP project to consolidate ten different schools of four Scottish campuses. As we provided a full range of services, including structural, building services, geotechnical and fire engineering as well as BREEAM consultancy, we were able to deliver highly co-ordinated solutions.

Overall, the developments provide for nursery, primary, secondary and special needs teaching, as well as sports and other facilities for community use. We worked closely with the architect to help achieve a design that balances cost-effective repeatability with the flexibility to respond to each school's distinct character and needs. For example, St Joseph's has an Oratory, Shortlees a weightlifting room and The Grange a special needs facility.

At Mauchline School, a 19th century buildin ...


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Ramboll UK Limited. Registered in England & Wales. Company registration no. 03659970. Registered office: 240 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NW

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