How we do it

We believe that a sustainable product can only be created if there is a sustainable process of design in place: a process that we call Evidence-Based Interdisciplinary Sustainable Design (E-BISD). Such a process allows us to create designs that not only function spatially but have emotional content, are cost efficient and environmentally responsive. The acronym's words similarly relay what is core to our studio:

Evidence: pursuing fact and reason through research to form the basis of sustainable design for the built environment

Based: ensuring that design solutions are grounded, commercially viable and respectful to both people and place

Interdisciplinary: capitalising on a broad breadth of design specialists who collaboratively transfer knowledge to turn spaces into places

Sustainable: embracing our clients' needs as well as those of the environment in order to create designs at the forefront of the green agenda

Design: innovating through research to add value to people-centred environments that are relevant to communities today and tomorrow