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About Us

The practice was founded in April 2004 by it’s Directors‚ David and Caroline Kay‚ both Chartered Architects.

Aims

The practice is committed to the provision of high quality design and professional services to the people and businesses of the Isle of Man and beyond.

Working Methods

The practice utilises the latest innovations in electronic‚ computer and communications technology‚ including the use of Computer Aided Design (CAD) software‚ together with 3D visualization software and imaging products‚ coupled with broadband internet connection for the fast and efficient transfer of data and information. This technology is used in conjunction with traditional design skills and the personal involvement of the company Directors at all times‚ to ensure that clients receive a consistently high level of service.

Services

Services that can be provided include:

  • The full range of architectural services from initial concept‚ design and feasibility studies through detailed design and construction phases to final project completion and handover.
  • Project Management services.
  • Development Consultancy.
  • Space Planning.

Technical  Personnel

David KayOND Building Studies‚ BA‚ Dip.Arch.‚ RIBA‚ MaPS

Director
David has been qualified as an RIBA Chartered Architect since 1992 and in that time has had a wide variety of experience on numerous building types including healthcare‚ educational‚ commercial‚ industrial‚ retail‚ developer lead residential (including housing association developments)‚ media (including specialist acoustic design)‚ and bespoke private dwellings.

David has extensive brief development and feasibility study experience‚ together with sound design‚ technical detailing and construction contract administration experience.

David is currently architects representative to‚ and is a past Chairman of the Isle of Man Construction Forum and as a qualified Planning Supervisor is past Chairman of the Isle of Man Planning Supervisors Forum.

Caroline KayHND Building Studies‚ BA(Hons.)‚ Dip.Arch.‚ RIBA

Director
Caroline has been qualified as an RIBA Chartered Architect since 1999 and has experience in commercial‚ educational‚ healthcare‚ industrial‚ developer lead residential‚ as well as bespoke private residential.

Caroline has strong design and graphic presentation skills‚ as well as sound technical detailing and CAD experience.

Chris HillHNC Construction ACIAT

Architectural Technologist / Technician
Chris has recently completed his training as an Architectural Technician with the support of the practice‚ having gained a HNC in Building Construction/Surveying with ‘distinction’ from the Isle of Man College in June 2010

Richard LawsonHNC Construction

Architectural Technologist / Technician
Richard has recently completed his training as an Architectural Technician with the support of the practice‚ having gained a HNC in Building Construction/Surveying with ‘distinction’ from the Isle of Man College in June 2010

In addition to the above personnel resources we also have a service agreement with an experienced Senior Architectural Technologist who has extensive experience both in the Isle of Man and the UK.