Lead Partner: BAM Properties
Project Team: Architect - Cooper Cromar;
Main Contractor - BAM Construction;
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Glasgow City Centre, Merchant City
A 1960s office block in the heart of the city centre is
being redeveloped into a new landmark building.
BAM Properties are creating a new £70m office and retail
development on the site, which is located opposite the Gallery of
Modern Art in a prominent position on the corner of Queen Street
and Ingram Street.
The building will have a sleek, contemporary, curved
glass façade and will provide 143,000 sq ft of office
space over floors one through to eight. The ground and mezzanine
levels will feature retail / leisure units spanning a further
23,000 sq ft, which will be accessed from Ingram Street. At
basement level there will be 56 car paking spaces and cycle
The developers are working to ensure the highest environmental
standards are reached by the building and aim to secure a BREEAM
Construction work began on site in January 2013.
2013 - 2014
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.