Celebrating 50 Years of Music, and Planning Approval!

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

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

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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Phase 2 of La Fontaine Academy Complete

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

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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MIPIM Ladies welcomes RE:WOMEN to our next gathering in June

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

David Miller Architects is one of the founding members of MIPIM Ladies, a group for women in property and construction who typically attend MIPIM in Cannes, and brings together like-minded professionals to […]

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Murphy’s Marathon

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Congratulations to Tom Murphy, our Associate Director, for successfully completing the London Marathon on Sunday as part of the City of Westminster’s Charitable Trust’s team. Not only did he manage a great […]

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Shortlisted as a ‘Globally Good’ SME

Monday, April 29th, 2019

We are proud to have been shortlisted for the 2019 Global Good Awards as SME of the Year. Formerly the National CSR Awards, these awards recognise businesses, NGOs, charities and social enterprises […]

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Working with WeWork

Monday, April 1st, 2019

We are excited to be collaborating with WeWork, the global workspace provider who are well known for their innovative approach and, in 2018, became central London’s biggest office occupier. The way the […]

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An Agile Future for Arup’s Head Office

Monday, April 1st, 2019

DMA’s re-fresh of Arup Group’s Fitzroy Street office is well underway. The project brief from our client, Arup, required us to deliver a flexible and efficient working environment, encouraging agile working, cross-team […]

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Running for Children’s Mental Health

Friday, March 29th, 2019

On 28th April, our Associate Director, Tom Murphy, will be running the London Marathon as part of the City of Westminster’s Charitable Trust’s team in aid of two fantastic charities that support children’s […]

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Join our team at DMA!

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

With growing portfolios in housing, education and workspace design, DMA are looking for talented architects to join our thriving studios in London and Liverpool. Ideally you’ll be recently Part 3 qualified, with […]

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DMA Studio Manager, Jessica Hardy appointed as Young Ambassador for Westminster

Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Jessica Hardy, DMA Studio Manager has been invited to work with the Young Westminster Foundation as a “Young Ambassador”. The prestigious position of a Young Ambassador means being part of a team […]

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Competition Win at Crosfields School

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

We have won an invited competition for a new senior school building at Crosfields School, a co-educational independent day school in Reading. This is one of two new projects for us in […]

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intu Watford completion

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

intu owns many of the country’s most popular shopping destinations and our large retail project at shopping centre intu Watford is now complete. The refurbishment of the centre was part of intu’s […]

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Join our team at DMA!

Friday, January 18th, 2019

With growing portfolios in housing, education and workspace design, DMA are looking for talented architects to join our thriving studios in London and Liverpool. Ideally you’ll be recently qualified, with project experience […]

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Apprenticeships Myth Busting Breakfast

Friday, December 7th, 2018

Fiona and Jessica took part in a panel discussion this week, set up to challenge some of the most common myths surrounding apprenticeships. Organised by WhiteHat in partnership with Westminster Business Council, […]

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One of Building’s Best Employers

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

We are proud to be featured in Building’s Good Employer Guide again this year. As one of only 34 companies to make it into the guide (of which 13 were architects), we […]

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DMA Celebrated as one of Westminster’s Most Socially Responsible Firms

Monday, November 5th, 2018

We are very proud to have been chosen as one of six Westminster-based firms to be celebrated for their efforts to make Westminster a better place to live, work and visit. The […]

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An Accidental BIM Exporter

Monday, November 5th, 2018

The benefits we have seen through our BIM implementation programme, which began around 10 years ago, include the obvious wins such as improved productivity through reducing rework, with BIM providing a framework […]

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Recent Recruits

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

We are very pleased to welcome two new team members – Nour Al Ahmed and Dina Nandha. Nour was introduced to the practice through our work placement programme during the summer and […]

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Deepening our Chilean Relationship

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

David Miller has once again been in the city of Santiago de Chile to participate in a trade event that aimed to connect service exporters and buyers from different markets across Latin […]

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Celebrating Black History Month at the RIBA

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Our very own Akin has been nominated as one of the inspirational young black architects of tomorrow as the RIBA celebrates Black History Month 2018. They are showcasing Part 1, Part 2 […]

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The Media Centre Shortlisted for an AJ Architecture Award

Monday, October 8th, 2018

It was great news to hear that our refurbishment of the J.P. Morgan Media Centre at Lord’s Cricket Ground has been shortlisted for the AJ Architecture Awards in the ‘Refurbishment up to […]

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Summer Starters

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

We were very pleased to welcome four new architectural assistants to the team over the summer – Ben Smith, Samuel Clarry, Sam Aislabie and Roshna Hassan. Ben joined us as a Part […]

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DMA win Lord Mayor’s Dragon Award for Inclusive Employment

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

We are extremely proud to have won 2018’s Lord Mayor’s Dragon Award for Inclusive Employment. These prestigious awards celebrate businesses that are achieving excellence in social impact and we are in good […]

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David Miller Architects is a GivX SME10 Community Value Winner

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

We are proud to have been ranked as one of GivX’s top 10 SMEs and Jess and Fiona were delighted to attend the presentations at The Bank of England. GivX is an […]

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Summer Team

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

This summer has been busy at DMA so we’ve had the pleasure of having three students come and work with us over their summer break, Fabio Carvalho, Lily Zhao and Viorel Mihailuc. […]

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Inspiring Children Through Sport and Design

Monday, August 20th, 2018

As part of our role as an RIBA Architecture Ambassador, we held a series of workshops for a group of school children at Lord’s Cricket Ground in May. These involved the children […]

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DMA helps put the Spotlight on the next generation with the Considerate Constructors Scheme

Sunday, August 19th, 2018

The Considerate Constructors Scheme invited DMA to talk about their work with A Class of Your Own as part of its ‘Spotlight on… the next generation’ campaign, which provides information and resources to […]

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Social Value Business Breakfast #2

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

‘Discover how delivering Social Value can help you win more bids on construction projects’: Tuesday 18 September 2018, 8.00am to 10.30am, Grosvenor, 70 Grosvenor Street, London, W1K 3JP. Westminster Business Council and […]

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New Team Member in Liverpool

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

We are very pleased to welcome Jonathan Cox to our growing team in Liverpool. Jon has lived and worked in the North West for the last nine years, specialising in healthcare, leisure […]

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BIM Opens Doors in Chile

Monday, July 30th, 2018

When we started out implementing BIM into our office practice, it didn’t occur to us that this would be something that would lead to us connecting with and branching out to other […]

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We’re a Westminster Lion!

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

This week DMA was formally accredited as a Westminster Lion and now we have been shortlisted for the Westminster Lion Awards for our positive contribution to Westminster and our local community. As […]

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Max and Samantha are Tough Mudders

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

Congratulations to Max and Samantha, who got muddy (despite some of the driest conditions since 1976) at the Tough Mudder 5k run this weekend and raised over £800 for Epilepsy Research UK!

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The Media Centre Highly Commended at the Constructing Excellence Awards

Friday, June 29th, 2018

We were pleased to see our refurbishment of the Media Centre at Lord’s Cricket Ground get highly commended in the Digital Construction category of the Constructing Excellence SECBE awards. It’s great to […]

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It Pays to Show Social Commitment

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

This month’s RIBA Journal features DMA in an article that looks at how the social value that a practice offers can enhance their chances of winning work as well as being beneficial in […]

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The Media Centre Shortlisted for the New London Awards

Friday, June 8th, 2018

It was great news to hear that our refurbishment of the J.P. Morgan Media Centre at Lord’s Cricket Ground has been shortlisted for the New London Awards in the Conservation and Retrofit […]

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Westminster City Council’s Parsons North Housing Goes Forward

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

We are delighted to be part of Osborne’s team, the contractors that have won the tender to build 60 new homes for Westminster City Council at Parsons North. We got planning permission for […]

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Work Placement

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

We are pleased to welcome Rebecca back to the office for a few months before she goes off to study Interior Architecture at Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia. Rebecca did a week’s […]

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A New Member of the Team

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

We are pleased to welcome Jessica Hardy as our Studio Assistant. Jessica joined the practice through the apprenticeship route, having previously studied Documentary Photography at the University of South Wales. She supports […]

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DMA’s Work Placement Programme Shortlisted

Friday, May 25th, 2018

We are very proud to have been shortlisted for The Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards. These prestigious awards celebrate businesses that are achieving excellence in social impact and we have been recognised for […]

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Social Value for Future Proofing

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

We recently co-hosted a breakfast seminar with Westminster Business Council that addressed why building social value in the work place makes good business sense and how it can help to future-proof skills […]

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David Miller Architects Shortlisted as Inspiring Employer

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

We are pleased to have been shortlisted for an Inspire Award in the Most Inspiring Employer category. The purpose of The Inspire Awards is to help inspire a more diverse and inclusive […]

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Sir Simon Milton Westminster UTC Opens

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

We are proud to have been part of the official opening of the Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College (UTC) by the Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for […]

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The Benefits of Work Placements

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

We are pleased to welcome Sukhraj, our newest recruit, who was studying at Mayfield School in 2013. As the architects for the school, we offered work-placements and Sukh took up the offer. […]

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Architex 2018 in Liverpool

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Last week, David spoke at the Architex 2018 Conference in Liverpool about how putting BIM at the heart of a small practice has helped DMA flourish, empowering the team and offering new […]

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The Media Centre Shortlisted for Constructing Excellence Awards

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

We are pleased to announce that our refurbishment of the Media Centre at Lord’s Cricket Ground has been shortlisted for a Constructing Excellence SECBE Award 2018 (London and South East). We have […]

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British Science Week at DMA

Friday, April 6th, 2018

As part of the UK wide British Science Week initiative to encourage students to get involved in STEM subjects, Westminster City Council invited us to work with a school – the King […]

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No Gender Pay Gap at David Miller Architects

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

As we employ less than 250 people here at DMA, the practice is technically exempt from reporting on gender pay. However, following RIBA President Ben Derbyshire’s call for small practices to voluntarily […]

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Heart of the City in Westminster

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

We recently joined Westminster’s Heart of the City programme. Heart of the City is a responsible business network that makes complex responsible business knowledge easily accessible, giving companies the tools to develop […]

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A Flying Start with St Joseph’s College

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

We have worked with Class of Your Own over the last four years, helping to deliver the innovative Design Engineer Construct GCSE programme that links education and industry and aims to attract […]

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