Awards and Accreditations

ACD are pleased to have been involved in the following projects:

Runner Up in the ‘Conversion’ category for the British Veterinary Hospitals Association (BVHA) Practice Design Awards, 2019 – Archway Veterinary Practice. ACD were lead Architects and Project Managers for this scheme.

Winner of the BVHA Practice Design Awards, 2017 – The London Cat Clinic. ACD were specialist veterinary consultants, mechanical and electrical consultants, and quantity surveyors for this project.

Runner Up for the ‘New Build’ category for the BVHA Practice Design Awards, 2017 – Fitzpatrick Referrals Oncology and Soft Tissue centre. ACD were Project Managers and Lead Veterinary Designers for this scheme.

Candidate for Civic Award, 2014 – TierquarTier Wien – Good for Vienna’s animal protection centre of excellence. ACD were Project Managers and Design Co-ordinators for this project.

Winner of the BVHA Practice Design Awards, 2013 – The Liphook Equine Hospital, Hampshire. ACD were Project Managers and Lead Designers for this scheme.

Regional Award for Best Medical Building in the BVHA Practice Design Awards, 2013 – JSPCA Animals’ Shelter, Jersey. ACD were Project Managers and Lead Designers for this scheme.

Winner of the Civic Award, 2001 – Cats Protection, National Cat Adoption Centre, East Sussex. ACD were Project Managers and Lead Designers for this project.

Winner of the British Project Management Award (Gold Medal), 1997 – The Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk. ACD were Project Managers and Design Co-ordinators for this scheme.

Winner of the Building Management of the Year Award, 1994 – for the Small Animals Hospital, Cambridge Veterinary School.

ACCREDITATIONS:

ACD are members of, or have team members that are registered with, the following associations and bodies: 

The ADCH promotes best practice in animal welfare for dogs and cats. Members are dedicated to dog rescue & cat rescue. 

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors is the world’s leading professional body for qualifications and standards in land, property, infrastructure and construction. 

The Architects Registration Board, established to regulate the architects’ profession in the UK. 

The Royal Institute of British Architects is a professional body for architects primarily in the United Kingdom. 

The Chartered Institute of Building is the world’s largest and most influential professional body for construction management and leadership. 

The Association for Project Management, the chartered body for the project profession, is committed to developing and promoting project and programme management through its FIVE Dimensions of Professionalism.  

The Association for Project Safety are a leading professional institution in the field of construction health and safety risk management.