23 employed architects, 4% female architects, =94th position in 2014
Boasting a growth in turnover for the past seven years, B3 is currently recruiting in all eight of its UK locations. The practice works across all sectors but was particularly engaged with local authorities last year, working on more than 15 projects alone for Wiltshire County Council, where it is designing three community campuses, new council housing on five sites and working in primary schools to accommodate school places for children of returning army personnel. Other education projects include delivery of an award-winning primary school for Gwynedd Council in Snowdonia National Park under the 21st Century Schools Programme. Operations director Simon Turner cites ‘meeting and exceeding industry BIM targets’ as one of the key challenges for the year ahead.