“We are the advance guard of BDP; we understand and promote great places through ambitious yet deliverable plans, strategies and development advice.” Francis Glare, chair of planning
We provide a comprehensive urban planning service and our broad project experience covers all areas of the planning system and all stages of the development process. We devise strategies to deliver complex solutions for urban regeneration, masterplans and development frameworks. Our expertise in formulating planning policies also contributes to ensuring we deliver inspiring and high quality places, spaces and buildings.
Our clients include public and private sectors and a range of landowners, developers, investors and occupiers.
Anna is one of our town planners in London studio. In this short video she tells us about her career in BDP.
Ikea's advertising campaigns vividly portray the unfolding of rich spatial narratives in ways that are seldom reflected in the strategies and visions of today's 'industry of urbanism'.
Planning director Anna Sinnott is one of the presenters for an intensive one-day course, organised by UCL Urban Laboratory, on university urbanism focusing on campus development and university-led urban regeneration.
Urbanism director Anna Sinnott explains how engaging local people is at the heart of what we do, making our expertise available to them and combining our design skills with their in-depth local knowledge to co-produce great streets and public spaces.
Research by the LSE Cities Unit recently concluded that whilst the average population growth of 200 world cities in the period 1990 to 2050 was likely to be 300%, the physical footprint of those cities would increase by 500%.
Planning director Anna Sinnott has been invited to speak for the I am Visible initiative during the week celebrating International Women’s Day.
Nippon Koei President Ryuichi Arimoto talks about the collaboration between BDP and Nippon Koei and the joint vision to be the world’s leading integrated architecture, design and engineering firm delivering world class design solutions which enhance the communities they serve.
BDP’s team will be heading to Cannes for MIPIM 2017 and our delegates will again be splitting their time between the London stand and Marketing Manchester stand – contact details are provided below.
Planning director Anna Sinnott will present the impact of new transport schemes on designing future urban developments in London and the wider south east region at a conference organised by Waterfront Conference Company.