DMA to Run 1000 Miles for the NHS

Friday, November 20th, 2020 - DMA

This month, we’re doing a virtual charity run for UCLH (University College Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust). Sixteen of our DMA team in Liverpool and London have each committed to run (or walk) […]

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David Miller Reviews Vectorworks Design Day

Monday, November 16th, 2020 - DMA

You can read David’s review of this one day conference in The RIBA Journal here. The event took an inside look at the new features of Vectorworks 2021 and you can also […]

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Doing Well by Doing Good with Heart of the City

Monday, November 16th, 2020 - DMA

Through our involvement with Heart of the City, we have found that their ‘Doing Well by Doing Good’ slogan really works, and we would encourage other SMEs to enjoy the benefits of […]

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Catch up on DMA’s Recent BIM in Housing Event

Monday, November 16th, 2020 - DMA

Tune in to hear about how Housing Departments are dealing with changes (of which we have had a lot lately), day-to-day issues and new regulations such as the upcoming Building Safety Bill. […]

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£2000 raised for Claire House!

Thursday, October 29th, 2020 - DMA

We are delighted to report that we raised £2000 through our sponsored Liverpool bike ride for Claire House, a charity that provides end of life care and support for children and their […]

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Feelgood Networking with DMA and Westminster Business Council

Monday, October 19th, 2020 - DMA

Join DMA and Westminster Business Council this Thursday 22 October at 5pm for a feelgood virtual networking event. We will be sharing positive stories of what people have had to do differently […]

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Virtual BIM in Housing 2020

Thursday, October 15th, 2020 - DMA

Join us for the afternoon on 10th of November 2020 for a BIM in Housing webinar. BIM in Housing was established in 2018 as an interactive workshop that brings together developers/owners and […]

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Planning Approval for Torridon Infill, Westminster

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 - DMA

Following on from the success of planning permission for 23 homes at Queens Park Court, we are pleased to announce that approval has also been granted for our proposal for 21 new, […]

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Planning Approval for Claire House Hospice Atrium

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 - DMA

We are pleased to announce that planning approval has been given for the first stage of work at Claire House. This is our first project based in the North West and it […]

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New Housing at Nunhead Green, Southwark

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 - DMA

We’re proud to announce that Nunhead Green is complete. This delivery project provides 14 new homes (8 family terraced houses and 6 flats and maisonettes) in Southwark for the One Housing Group […]

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Work Placement Student Success

Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 - DMA

We were really delighted to hear about the achievements of two of our work placement students who, further to completing their week long work experience programme at DMA, have applied for and […]

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Online Support from Westminster Business Council

Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 - DMA

Westminster Business Council (WBC), where we sit on the Board, have been doing a great job throughout the last 6 months, keeping businesses connected and providing practical advice to help the business […]

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Liverpool Bike Ride for Claire House Hospice

Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 - DMA

Our first Liverpool client, Claire House, is a charity that provides end of life care and support for children and their families. DMA and friends are cycling to raise money for this […]

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Heart of the City – Gaining a Competitive Edge

Friday, September 11th, 2020 - DMA

On Thursday 17th September, Fiona will be presenting at a workshop for Heart of the City about ‘Gaining a Competitive Edge Through Responsible Business’. The event is open to introduction year Heart […]

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Planning Approval for Infill at Queen’s Park Court

Saturday, August 15th, 2020 - DMA

We are pleased to announce that we have got planning approval for a proposal that provides 23 new homes for social rent by Westminster City Council. One of a series of infill […]

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Fiona Joins the Board of Trustees for Heart of the City

Friday, August 14th, 2020 - DMA

It was a real privilege when Fiona was asked to join the Board of Trustees for Heart of the City. Heart of the City is a charity that supports small businesses, making […]

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On Site at Crosfields School

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020 - DMA

Work has started on site for a new senior school building at Crosfields School, a co-educational independent day school in Reading. Our design was chosen through an invited competition and, as well […]

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DMA Sponsors PLACED Academy in Liverpool

Monday, July 13th, 2020 - DMA

We are very pleased to have become an official sponsor of PLACED Academy, an exciting programme providing year-long support to young people starting their careers in the built environment. PLACED is a […]

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Work Experience at DMA’s New Virtual Design Academy

Sunday, July 12th, 2020 - DMA

At this time of year at DMA, there is usually a steady stream of young people coming into our studio to take part in our work experience programme. In normal circumstances, we […]

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BIM4Housing – Solving Live and Pressing Problems Together

Friday, July 10th, 2020 - DMA

DMA’s Andrew de Silva is one of the founders of BIM4Housing where he heads up the Design working group, one of six that have been set up. These are new cross-industry working […]

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Topping Out at Parsons North

Thursday, June 25th, 2020 - DMA

Last month, Westminster City Council celebrated the topping out of the Parsons North Development in Little Venice. This is a key milestone in the project and the project team, headed by contractor […]

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First Class for Rokas

Sunday, June 14th, 2020 - DMA

Congratulations to Rokas who has just been awarded a First Class Honours Degree in his BSC in Architectural Technology. Rokas has been working as an Assistant BIM Technologist at DMA for the […]

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Future Property School with Landsec and Construction Youth Trust

Monday, March 16th, 2020 - DMA

As part of our ongoing work with Landsec on social sustainability projects, DMA is taking part in a three-month initiative known as ‘Future Property School’, set up by Landsec in partnership with […]

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First Work Placement in Liverpool

Monday, March 16th, 2020 - DMA

As part of our commitment to social value within our community, DMA is collaborating with PLACED in the North West to provide work placement opportunities to young people starting their careers in […]

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DMA Win Twice at BIM Show Live 2020!

Friday, February 28th, 2020 - DMA

We are proud to announce that DMA won the BIM For Good Award at BIM Show Live Awards 2020 and David was given the BIM Special Recognition Award as well! At DMA, […]

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RIBA Mentoring@Westminster

Monday, February 24th, 2020 - DMA

As part of our commitment to social value within our community, DMA is taking part in RIBA Mentoring@Westminster, an initiative set up by the RIBA that gives undergraduate architecture students an introduction […]

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Pre-MIPIM Networking with Women of Westminster, MIPIM Ladies and NAWIC

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 - DMA

Tuesday 25th February Lord Mayor’s Parlour, Westminster City Hall, 19th Floor, 64 Victoria St, Westminster, London SW1E 6QP 5.30pm-8.00pm With MIPIM 2020 just around the corner, we’ve joined forces with Women of […]

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King’s House School in Planning

Monday, February 3rd, 2020 - DMA

Our proposal for King’s House School in Richmond has just been submitted for planning approval. Explore a ‘walk through’ created in-house by our DMA team here. The brief required a new specialist […]

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intu Lakeside Completes

Monday, February 3rd, 2020 - DMA

Our second project for intu, involving the phased refurbishment of intu Lakeside in Essex, has recently completed. Part of a wider redevelopment plan to extend and improve the existing shopping centre, it […]

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DMA at BIM Show Live

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 - DMA

BIM Show Live brings digital construction content to life and three of our team will be sharing DMA’s recent innovations. The two-day conference, with specialist technology-led content, four keynote speakers and 32 […]

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Re-working Specifications with NBS Chorus

Thursday, December 19th, 2019 - DMA

DMA have been testing NBS Chorus over the last few months and we are now using it on residential and school projects across the practice. NBS Chorus is a new, cloud based […]

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Winner in the UK WorldSkills BIM Competition

Thursday, December 19th, 2019 - DMA

We are proud to announce that our very own Viorel Milhailuc has won second place in the UK Worldskills BIM competition. Held over two days, the competitors were tested in a range […]

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A Day Out in Paris

Saturday, December 7th, 2019 - DMA

Last week, the office went on our annual Christmas jaunt to Paris! It happened to coincide with a day of transport strikes in Paris so we donned our best walking shoes and […]

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Shortlisted for The BIM Awards 2020

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 - DMA

We are proud to be on the shortlist for The BIM Awards 2020, and especially proud that it’s in the ‘BIM for Good’ category, for our work supporting and encouraging young people […]

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Westminster Enterprise Week

Monday, November 25th, 2019 - DMA

Last week we were pleased to host a group of Year 12 students from Westminster Academy as part of Westminster Enterprise Week. This is the second year that DMA have taken part […]

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The Wing Opens in London!

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019 - DMA

The first international outpost of The Wing, a women’s members club founded in New York in 2016 has opened. Housed in a grand 5-storey, Edwardian townhouse in Fitzrovia, it includes restaurant, tea parlour, […]

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DMA in the top 10 SMEs at GivX

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019 - DMA

DMA has been recognised for the second year running for our social value work at GivX 2019, an annual event that measures, benchmarks and celebrates UK businesses on their investment through volunteering […]

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DMA DJs

Thursday, September 12th, 2019 - DMA

We’re very proud of the good work that our team do, both in and out of the office, and a great example of this comes from Carmelia Paramasivan and Ben Bresloff, who […]

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Groundbreaking at Parsons North

Friday, August 30th, 2019 - DMA

Last week, the Parsons North team celebrated the ground breaking of this mixed-use development with Osborne for Westminster City Council. It’s an exciting project that provides 60 new homes, landscaping and retail […]

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Nour Wins Masters Scholarship

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 - DMA

Congratulations to Nour Al Ahmad, who has been working as an architectural assistant at DMA for the last year and has just won a prestigious scholarship to do her Masters in Architecture […]

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Results!

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 - DMA

We are proud members of the Employers Alliance for the Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College, which is a group of companies that support the UTC students with work placements and […]

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100 Miles!

Monday, August 12th, 2019 - DMA

Congratulations to DMA Director, Andrew de Silva (Das), for successfully completing the Prudential Ride London 100 event on Sunday. The 100 mile cycle race through London and Surrey was part of the […]

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Our Studio Team Needs You!

Monday, August 5th, 2019 - DMA

If you are looking for a new and exciting opportunity to develop your business skills in a creative environment, this could be just the role for you. At DMA we are much […]

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Fiona Clark talks about Social Value at DMA

Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 - DMA

When DMA was first set up back in 2001, we wanted to create a practice that put equal value on design and delivery and with a culture of collaboration where everyone could […]

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Celebrating 50 Years of Music, and Planning Approval!

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019 - DMA

We have just got planning approval for a small project for the Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust. One of the leading and largest youth music centres in the country, the Trust […]

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Planning goes in for Crosfields School

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 - DMA

We have just submitted a planning application for a new senior school building at Crosfields, a co-educational independent day school in Reading. Our proposal, chosen through an invited competition, makes the most […]

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David Miller Architects Wins Prestigious Global Good SME of the Year Award

Thursday, June 27th, 2019 - DMA

David Miller Architects (DMA) was awarded Global Good’s prestigious SME of the Year award on 19th June 2019. The award is a high accolade, recognising DMA’s commitment to sustainability and social impact. […]

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Recent Recruits

Friday, June 21st, 2019 - DMA

It’s been a busy few months and we are delighted to welcome two more new team members to our London studio. Both Zsuzsanna Szohr and Chloe Fenton have recently graduated (with Distinction!) […]

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DMA in Liverpool

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 - DMA

The whole DMA team went to Liverpool last week to attend our quarterly team meeting. We opened a new studio there in March last year and, through local recruitment and some of […]

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Phase 2 of La Fontaine Academy Complete

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 - DMA

Handover of the second phase of our refurbishment with Kier of this former adult education centre in Bromley to create a new, 3-form entry primary school for the STEP Academy Trust took […]

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