Broomielaw public realm IFSD phase 1

This scheme is designed to complement and enhance the commercial, leisure and residential developments underway in the International Financial Services District (IFSD).

  • The Broomielaw at IFSD

Lead Partner: Glasgow City Council

Other Partners: Scottish Enterprise Glasgow; European Regional Development Fund.

Project Team: Glasgow City Council Development and Regeneration Services; Glasgow City Council Land Services; Land Use Consultants, Turner and Townsend; ID Consultants, Land Engineering.


Project History
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Glasgow City Centre, IFSD


The project includes the use of high quality natural stone materials, bespoke stainless steel street furniture and feature lighting schemes.

In addition, a new high quality pontoon in the River Clyde has been introduced, opposite the bottom of York Street. Elements of public art and descriptive signage have been added as part of the scheme.

Current status:

Completed spring 2006. The pontoon works are also complete.


June 2002 - Spring 2006


£7.76 million