AECC Balgownie 1

Project

AECC – Balgownie 1, Commercial Office Block

Client

AECC

Description

Mackie Ramsay Taylor were employed as lead consultant and architects by the AECC to redesign the centre with a new frontage building, a new function room extension, an office block extension, for open market lets, an observation tower, new back stage facilities and the refurbishment of existing auditoria. The new frontage block forms the centrepiece of the new development and comprises, a large entrance foyer, offices, conference rooms and break-out areas, and an escalator link to the south car park and observation tower.

On completion, the integrated 6-storey office block was leased by Aberdeen City Council. Mackie Ramsay Taylor were subsequently employed direct by Aberdeen City Council to undertake space planning of each of the floors and to co-ordinate and manage the fit-out works. Works were completed on a phased basis in line with the Councils occupation strategy.