PRACTICE

Formed
1983

Skills
Architects and Principal Designers

Working Area
Scotland and occasionally England

Project Types
Medical buildings
Social / rented housing
Historic buildings
Education buildings
Industrial buildings
Urban regeneration
Domestic alterations, extensions and new build
Residential development - large and small scale
Nursing and residential homes
Leisure and hotel facilities
Office and commercial buildings
Development studies / feasibility exercises / innovative initiatives

Services
Project designers and lead consultants working with the client; co-ordinating consultancy teams; liaising with Statutory Authorities; liaising with grant awards bodies; dealing with community groups and other interest groups; preparing development studies and development proposals; preparing design briefs, and taking projects to completion.

Principal
George Morrison D.Arch (Hons); ARB; RIBA; FRIAS
Graduated with a Double Distinctions in Design & Technology
Awards
Sir Rowand Anderson Silver Medal
Sir Rowand Anderson Travel Scholarship
INTERNATIONAL GREEN APPLE AWARDS - National Gold WINNER - for Built environment and Heritage - THE TOWER PORTOBELLO.
Several Secure by Design Awards on residential developments - awards by Police Authorities.
Midlothian Council awards for good design - COMMENDATION  IN CONSERVATION AND EXTENSIONS - Listed building at Eskbank. RICS AWARDS - COMMENDATION - Housing Development Elbe Street , Leith
Other Experience
Designing police HQ buildings; designing hospitals, hotels and marina complexes in the Middle East
Other Activities
Visiting lecturer in Professional Practice (Contracts), Scott Sutherland School of Architecture, Aberdeen.
The Scottish Georgian Society wanted to publish George's History thesis titled 'The Development of Callander House & It's Policies' but were unable due to high publishing costs.
Invited and served on industry panels for both the design faculties at Edinburgh Napier University and for the Planning Dept at Edinburgh Council.

Conservation Specialist
Daniela Dobrescu-Parr Dip.Arch; RIBA; ARIAS
Conservation Specialist Accreditation (renewal pending)
RIAS Accreditation (Category A) in Conservation Architecture
Awards
1992 SPAB Scholarship in Buildings Conservation. APRS Award 1997 (awarded to John Addison of Peter Stephen & Partners for new footbridge design at the Head of Loch Long, DDP collaborated). APRS Award 1998 (joint design with John Addison for new footbridge design on Mayen Estate, Morayshire).