RIBA London Regional Award Winner
11 June 2019
Another QODA project has been recognised in the RIBA London Regional Awards: The Ned Hotel. QODA worked closely with EPR Architects and Ardmore Group who successfully delivered the project on behalf of Soho House. The Grade 1-listed, 11-storey building was the former Midland bank in the City of London designed in 1924 by British architect Edwin "Ned" Lutyens. In April 2017, it opened its doors as a lavish hotel, club, and dining venue. In its new incarnation, The Ned contains 9 restaurants, 252 bedrooms, a social and fitness club incorporating a rooftop pool, gym, spa, and late...
Award Winning Conservation Project of the Year
17 May 2019
QODA were honoured to be part of the team that has recently brought The Painted Hall back to life. The project was awarded with the Restoration or Conservation Project of the Year, 2019, by Museums & Heritage Awards. The Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, is one of the most spectacular and important baroque interiors in Europe. Its ceiling and wall decorations were conceived and executed by the British artist Sir James Thornhill between 1707 and 1726. Research undertaken in the development phase of the project demonstrated that the paintings were deteri...
RICS Midlands Award
14 May 2019
QODA are thrilled to have been a part of the team who worked on Hartlebury Castle, Bishop's House and Workshop Cafe; winner of the Tourism & Leisure RICS Midlands Award 2019 and shortlisted for the Building Conservation award.
QODA Opens new Office in Bristol
3 April 2019
We are delighted to announce the opening of our new office in the South West. The office is based in Clifton, Bristol, just off the top of Park Street and will enable QODA to continue our work in the region, with our dedicated support. Matt Tyrrell, founding Director of QODA, commented “Bristol and the South West are a great hub of activity for the design and construction industry. At QODA we are excited to be a part of the evolving and growing landscape that encompasses design consultancies. By opening our fourth office in the UK we are thrilled to be continuing our growing rel...
Kimber Wing Opening at New College, Oxford
7 March 2019
QODA were pleased to be invited to the opening of the new Kimber Wing at New College, Oxford which took place this week. The Wing was opened by The Chancellor of the University, The Lord Patten of Barns. QODA Consulting along with New College and Austin Newport Group has completed the major refurbishment and extension of its premises in Longwall Street. These comprise a series of Grade II listed houses and the Morris Garages - the historic site where William Morris pioneered the manufacture of his motor cars. The Morris building had been converted to student accommodation some dec...
Bishops Cleeve Medical Centre Opening
11 February 2019
Director of the Birmingham office Mark Reeves, and Mechanical Engineer Greg Reeves, attended the opening of the new Cleveland Medical Centre located in Bishops Cleeve. QODA were thanked by the practice partner Diane Mason for our involvement and assistance in the project and as we work closely with the whole team throughout the design and build process, we are glad to have received this recognition from her. Furthermore, it was a pleasure to attend the opening event to see the project come to completion. Lord Lieutenant of Gloucestershire, Mr Edward Gillespie OBE, opened the Centr...