Leicester based architecture firm celebrates 30th anniversary
Leicester based Architects celebrate thirty years. Multidisciplinary Architecture firm rg+p, now one of the Midlands leading Architecture and design firms this year reached a milestone celebrating thirty years of design excellence.
Founded in 1979, Leicester based RG & P Limited, trading as rg+p, is recognized as one of the largest and most successful architectural design, project management and quantity surveying practices in the Midlands. rg+p offers an unrivalled range of consultancy and professional services including EcoHomes assessment, HQI assessment, Code for sustainable homes, interior design, employers’ agents, planning supervisors, partnering facilitators and party wall surveyors.
The practice manages some 200 new build, refurbishment, restoration and conversion projects every year with contract values ranging from £10,000 to £130 million. Recent large scale projects have been undertaken in the social and private residential housing, student accommodation, commercial, healthcare, ecclesiastical, education and leisure sectors. Its extensive client portfolio includes many buildings throughout the midlands including Phoenix Square as Quantity Surveyors, The Old Grammar School on Free School Lane, in Leicester as conservation architect, The Wolsley Building on Abbey Park Street and in the coming year expanding to other areas around the country including London.
To celebrate this momentous occasion rg+p held a food and drinks reception and a presentation of the new publication for clients on the ‘easy guide to sustainable design’ at the new Phoenix Square Digital Media Centre in the city on which they were quantity surveyors for the project. Guests included many clients who have in the past and continue to contribute to rg+p’s successes and achievements. The Lord Mayor and Mayoress also attended the event and William Smedley Managing Director of rg+p said, ’we are thrilled to have the Lord Mayor and Mayoress with us to celebrate 30 years it is a fantastic milestone for us at rg+p. We have come a long way over the years and I am delighted to have shared this event with some of the people who have contributed to the growth and accomplishments of rg+p and also those who continue to contribute to our shared successes at present and hopefully will continue to do so for the next 30 years.’
‘We want to continue to offer our clients the high standard of service, knowledge and design excellence that they have come to expect.’ ‘As for the future we aim to expand both our client base and brand through our range of services giving a greater , more in depth comprehensive service to our clients.’
In addition to celebrate their 30th Anniversary rg+p are doing 30 activities to benefit the local community and local charities including MOvember whereby 12 members of staff grew moustaches for the entirety of November to raise awareness for prostate cancer raising over £1000 for the cause.