Basic Biographical Details

Name: Reiach & Hall
Born: 1978
Bio Notes: In 1978 the name of the joined practice of Alan Reiach and Eric Hall became Reiach & Hall.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 14, Park circus, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 11James Macgregor Harvey1960s Architect 
Item 2 of 11John Despenser Spencely1978 Partner 
Item 3 of 11David Cochrane1980 Partner 
Item 4 of 11James Stuart Renton19822000s(?)ArchitectChairman
Item 5 of 11Thomas ('Tom') Geoffrey Bostock1983 Partner 
Item 6 of 11Colin David Milnec. 1983 Architect 
Item 7 of 11Hector Alastair McGregor1987 * Architect 
Item 8 of 11James Neil Gillespie1989 PartnerDirector on 1990s
Item 9 of 11Kenneth Urquhart McDonaldEarly 1980s *After 1994Architect 
Item 10 of 11John Despenser Spencely1 May 1991 Senior PartnerSucceeded Stuart Renton as Chairman of Reiach & Hall.
Item 11 of 11Lyle Christie 2003(?)2003Architect 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Buildings and Designs

This was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 46 Dreghorn Barracks  EdinburghScotlandRebuild including sports centre, residences, HQ and ancillary buildings
Item 2 of 46 Office Development at Edinburgh Park  EdinburghScotland 
Item 3 of 46 Seafield Sewage Treatment WorksSeafield EdinburghScotlandCHECK: design of a sewage incineration plant. mentioned in the architects journal 2003/4/24
Item 4 of 461971Gannochy HouseSt Andrews FifeScotland 
Item 5 of 461976Borders General HospitalMelrose RoxburghshireScotland 
Item 6 of 461977British Steel Company Imperial Works officesRochsolloch, Airdrie LanarkshireScotland 
Item 7 of 461978Orchard Brae House  EdinburghScotlandNine subdivisions within Orchard Brae House
Item 8 of 461979Borders Regional HeadquartersNewtown St Boswells RoxburghshireScotland 
Item 9 of 461979Heriot Watt University, Riccarton Campus, computer centreRiccarton, Currie MidlothianScotland 
Item 10 of 461970s or 1980sHM Naval DockyardRosyth FifeScotlandDevelopment plan
Item 11 of 461980Premises on corner of Castle Street and Princes Street  EdinburghScotlandRedevelopment
Item 12 of 461980St Mary's Street development, Ben Line Building  EdinburghScotlandInvestigation
Item 13 of 461981Craigleith House  EdinburghScotlandFurther development
Item 14 of 461981Fouldes HousePencaitland East LothianScotlandAddition
Item 15 of 461981St Enoch Centre  GlasgowScotland 
Item 16 of 461982Warehouse, Dundas Street and Eyre Place  EdinburghScotlandConversion to Savings Bank office and computer centre
Item 17 of 461983Police Headquarters  EdinburghScotlandComputer extension
Item 18 of 461984Beechmount HouseMurrayfield EdinburghScotlandFire precaution survey
Item 19 of 461984Corstorphine Convalescent HomeCorstorphine EdinburghScotlandFire precaution survey
Item 20 of 461984Leith HospitalLeith EdinburghScotlandFire precaution survey
Item 21 of 461984Leith PoorhouseLeith EdinburghScotlandFire precaution survey
Item 22 of 461984Leith Public Health HospitalLeith EdinburghScotlandFire precaution survey
Item 23 of 461984North Ayrshire District General HospitalCrosshouse, Kilmarnock AyrshireScotlandSurvey of defects
Item 24 of 461984RAF FacilitiesEdzell AngusScotland 
Item 25 of 461984St Cuthbert's PoorhouseCraigleith EdinburghScotlandFire precaution survey
Item 26 of 461987(?)10 George Street  EdinburghScotlandReiach and Hall were awarded the commission following their designs for The Life Association's new head quarters on Dundas Street.
Item 27 of 461980s or 1990s2,500 new and rehabilitated houses for SSHA     
Item 28 of 461980s or 1990sHeriot-Watt University, Department of BuildingRiccarton MidlothianScotland 
Item 29 of 461990sStills Gallery  EdinburghScotlandretention of listed facade. Demolition of interior and existing structure. Replacement with new concrete frame, new mezzanine level.
Item 30 of 461990sWemyss Bay Railway StationWemyss Bay RenfrewshireScotlandRestoration
Item 31 of 461990Life Association of Scotland  EdinburghScotland 
Item 32 of 461992Lorn and Islands District General HospitalOban ArgyllScotland 
Item 33 of 461993Dean Orphan Hospital  EdinburghScotlandjoint architectural practice for unexectued park masterplan and proposals to create modern glass "link" to the Trinity Apse
Item 34 of 461995Loudoun HallAyr AyrshireScotlandCourtyard landscaped
Item 35 of 461996Coleraine Civic OfficeColeraine   Northern IrelandInformation from RIBA website [ accessed 4/11/11]
Item 36 of 461996(?)University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Science and Engineering Library and Information Centre  Edinburgh joint competition winners
Item 37 of 461997(?)St Johns Shopping CentrePerth PerthshireScotlandAlterations to internal and external finishes, including new lighting installations
Item 38 of 461997Stirling Centre for Further EducationStirling StirlingshireScotland 
Item 39 of 46Early 1990sSainsbury's BlackhallBlackhall EdinburghScotlandReiach and Hall worked as consultant architects, alongside Sainsbury's in-house team of architects, designers, engineers and surveyors.
Item 40 of 462000(?)East Renfrewshire Council Offices, BarrheadBarrhead  East Renfrewshire Scotland 
Item 41 of 46October 2000Glasgow University Wolfson Medical School   GlasgowScotland 
Item 42 of 462003(?)Haymarket Office and Retail Block  EdinburghScotlandArchitects reponsible for Phase One.
Item 43 of 462003(?)Pier Art CentreStromnessOrkney ScotlandExtension to exsisting gallery.
Item 44 of 462008Aberdeen Sports VillageKittybrewster AberdeenScotland 
Item 45 of 462009Dundee House  DundeeScotland 
Item 46 of 462014Maggies LanarkshireAirdrie    


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Architects Journal20 January 1993   
Item 2 of 6Architects Journal22 September 1993   
Item 3 of 6Architects Journal4 February 1999   
Item 4 of 6Architects Journal24 April 2003   
Item 5 of 6Edinburgh Evening News16 June 2003   
Item 6 of 6RIAS NewsletterJune 1991v2, no10  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Personal Post-War Archive (held at ECA)Miles Glendinning Edinburgh misc. articles post 1975 non hsg

Pamphlet produced by Reiach and Hall for potential clients. Pamphlet is A4 black and white fold-out format. Assumed late 1990s production (no date).