Category Archives: News

GSS Celebrate Achieving Gold Level “Investors in People” Accreditation

We’re delighted to start the new year by being awarded the Gold level Investors in People accreditation, following their most recent assessment. The Practice first gained recognition in 1997, being one of the first architectural practices in the UK to be awarded this accolade. Since then we have been re-assessed every three years to prove […]

Centre for Sport Sciences, Nutrition and Psychology Completes!

We are delighted to announce that the Dame Margaret Barbour Building at Newcastle University has now been completed, following handover on the 18th December. The teaching and learning building is an important addition to the University’s campus and houses a range of cutting edge facilities in support of various academic programmes. Seminar rooms and lecture […]

Popular Historic Museum Restored 7 Years After Closure

We were delighted to recently visit one of the projects completed by our Special Projects Team earlier this year, which managed to safely reopen to the public, whilst government guidelines allowed, after being closed for 7 years! GSS have been working on various phases of the repairs and restoration to the Grade II Listed Mrs […]

Innovation Centre Completes at Westcott Venture Park

We are delighted to share these images from the recently completed, new build Innovation Centre at Westcott Venture Park. Having worked as Architects and Lead Consultant on this project, alongside Main Contractor Parkway Construction MK Limited, we are proud to have been able to successfully deliver this project on schedule, following its start on site […]

Project of the Year – Constructing Excellence North East

We’re thrilled to share the news that The Catalyst won three awards at the Constructing Excellence in the North East awards on Friday 9th October. We are incredibly proud to have been able to take home the awards for Integration & Collaborative Working, Sustainability and Project of the Year! Our client Newcastle University also took […]

An Interview with James Webster (Special Projects Lead)

For our final blog in celebration of World Architecture Day at the beginning of this week, we have spoken to James Webster, an Architectural Technologist at GSSArchitecture who leads our Special Projects Team. “I expressed an interest and aptitude for art and technical drawing at a young age, which was noticed by others who suggested […]

An Interview with Lauren De Souza (Architectural Assistant)

For our third blog in celebration of World Architecture Day earlier this week, we have spoken to Lauren De Souza, an Architectural Assistant who GSSArchitecture are currently supporting through her studies in order to gain her qualifications. “I decided to start on the career path I have chosen, with the goal to become a Chartered […]