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Royal Academy of Music BCI Award Winner

The judges’ comment: “A wonderful blend of architecture, engineering and construction ”

Ian Ritchie Architects is proud to celebrate and to share with all those involved the 2018 British Construction Industry Award – Cultural & Leisure Project of the Year.

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It was a great team effort by all involved.

Client – The Board of the Royal Academy of Music
Consultants: WSP Structures, Atelier Ten (Stages D-L) / King Shaw Associates (Stages A-C), Arup Acoustics, Equals Consulting

Fisher Dachs Associates, Ulrike Brandi Licht, WSP Fire, WSP Transport, Donald Insall Associates (Heritage), Centre for Accessible Environments, Approved Inspector Services Ltd and RISE, Client Advisor.


Main Contractor: Geoffrey Osborne Ltd

Joinery: James Johnson & Co. Ltd

Theatre Electrical Systems: Push The Button Ltd

Theatre Rigging: Glantre Engineering

Theatre Seating: Figueras

Fibre Optics / Crystals: Roblon

Acoustic Glazed Screens: Quietstar

Specialist Acoustic Doors: SafeDoor

Isolation Bearings: Farrat Isolevel Ltd

Copper Roofing: All Metal Roofing

Glazing: Novum

Metalwork: Structural Stairways Ltd

Piling: Keller Geotechnique Ltd

Building Services: Bradgate

Secondary Steelwork: Fabrite Engineering Ltd

Groundwork / Blockwork: Macai