case study 6

Moray Council Headquarters, Elgin

Moray Council

01 Breakout area for informal meetings, with meeting ‘pod’ behind

01 Breakout area for informal meetings, with meeting ‘pod’ behind

By creating a stimulating and productive workplace out of a disused supermarket shell, this project confounds conventional assumptions about what makes a civic building of appropriate prestige and public face. The refurbishment project was a critical element of Moray Council’s larger transformation programme, bringing council staff together onto a single city-centre campus and reducing its office estate from 21 properties to just five. Imaginative and rational design has resulted not only in a high-quality workplace, ...

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