DB3 Architecture and Design

Progress Through Design

We are an award winning practice for sustainable Architecture and Design, founded in 1883 and with seven studios across the UK. Renowned for our quality design and technical delivery, we have long standing relationships with some of the biggest global brands.

DB3 Expertise

Creativity is at the Heart of DB3 Services

Creativity is at the Heart of DB3 Services

From architectural vision to the completed build, we provide multi-disciplinary expertise aimed at meeting the diverse needs of our client base.

Our core functions of architectural design has been augmented by distinct, exclusive services which can be combined to provide a single point service. This encompasses net zero services, building services engineering and urban design to name a few.

DB3 Sectors

Developing Value for DB3 Clients

Developing Value for DB3 Clients

Our approach to design and operations provides a comprehensive, client focused service for schemes throughout the UK and Internationally. We are represented most strongly in Sports & Leisure, Industrial & Distribution, Retail, Waste & Energy, Housing & Residential and many more other sectors.

Live Project

DB3 are appointed to provide Argyll and Bute Council with design support for a new leisure centre on the Helensburgh Waterfront Development, RIBA Stages 3 to 6.

DB3 Industrial & Manufacturing

Our architects delivered a refreshing solution for Coca-Cola’s storage challenges.

DB3 Team

Excellence is the Core of DB3 Ethos

Excellence is the Core of DB3 Ethos

Our dedicated team of experienced Architects, Building Services Engineers, Net Zero Experts, Project Managers, Drone Pilot and Surveyors provide a quality service regardless of project value, size or complexity, to deliver the best for our clients.

Contact DB3

First Step for your Project is Starting a Conversation

First Step for your Project is Starting a Conversation

With seven studios across the UK in England, Scotland and Wales we are never too far away to start that conversation and discuss how we could assist in meeting your goals.

Blog
We are absolutely delighted to have been voted as the ‘Architect of the Year’ winner at the City of Manchester Business Awards 2022.
Blog
To mark World Photography Day Ross Hamilton, co-founder of Formation 3D who photographs many of DB3’s projects, shares his thoughts.
News
We are delighted to announce the launch of DB3 Net Zero – a new division which helps the construction industry achieve the UK’s 2050 net zero targets.