65 employed architects, 17% female architects, 26th position in 2014
NPS Group fell just two places in the league table after a successful year that saw the public sector specialist win places on three housing consultant’s frameworks – HCA, Circle Housing and City West Housing Trust – covering work totalling up to £116 million. Other achievements in 2014 included winning aSunday Times-backed contest to design a £350,000 Passivhaus waterside holiday home and commencing a group-wide strategic rollout of BIM. Recent completions included a £6.7 million upgrade of Mill Water Special School in Devon, a £5.8 million advanced manufacturing facility in Norfolk and the £6.9 million Lydia Eva Court care home near Great Yarmouth. This year there is a new focus on international markets and private work.