Since the impact in 2007-08 of the recession the construction industry has seen an increased volume of work in the re-use of existing buildings. The challenges of developing such buildings, and in particular within the heritage sector, are wide-ranging and nuanced among the many professionals involved.
Qualified in 1967 David has run his own conservation practice from Wallingford since 1981 and sealed his specialism with a post graduate Diploma in Historic Building from the Architectural Association 1989-91. David is an Accredited Member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation and Treasurer of its South Branch. David is also a Fellow and Past President of the Society of Architectural Illustration which has provided a creative outlet in the illustrating of architecture and public transport for the trainspotter in him.
I recently took part in a Q&A with Progressive Heritage on the subject of working with heritage buildings. Click here to read more.