New lease of life for Gillespie Kidd & Coia’s BOAC building
September 14 2012refurbishment plans by Aberdeen Asset Management.
Implemented by MacKinnon & Co architectural services this will entail a repositioning of the front entrance to bring it into line with the existing shopfront as well as introduction of a projecting signage band with the intention of improving marketability of the ground-floor retail unit to tenants.
Built in 1970 for the British Overseas Airways Corporation the copper –clad, B listed structure is distinguished through being one of the few city centre projects to be completed by GK+C.
It was last renovated in 2007 by Keppie Design and Reid Architects.