Lead Partner: Crown Dilmun
Other Partners: Miller Construction was the main contractor.
Project Team: Project architects: CDA; project managers: Gleeds; project QS: Gleeds; project engineers: Blyth and Blyth; project m&e engineers: Waterman Gore.
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Glasgow City Centre, IFSD
Optima is a stunning 10 storey, 115,000ft² commercial office
building set within the heart of the financial district of
Glasgow's Broomielaw. It enjoys easy access to the city centre's
bustling shopping and business amenities.
The building is based on a "T" shape with external landsaped
courtyards providing daylight at the rear and breakout space from
the office accommodation.
The development features high quality glass, natural red
sandstone and render finishes. There is secured basement car
parking for 34 cars.
The building is now fully let. The major tenant is the Scottish
Site start: March 2002. Completion: October 2003
Construction value £15 million
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.