DGDesign provides a fully integrated design service from start to finish.

The in-house consultancy offered by DGDesign includes a civil engineering and architecture skills base. DGDesign delivers a fast track design and construction service to the Council and to a range of external clients in the public sector. The heart of this service is fast and accurate joint working and making sure the project brief is right first time.

The core business of the section is to manage and monitor the Council's capital budgets for building, road, bridge and street lighting projects.

Both the Architectural Design and Engineering Design services which form DGDesign have IIP as well as ISO 9001.

Architectural Design

Architectural Design covers the design and construction of new buildings, the refurbishment of existing buildings owned by Dumfries and Galloway Council and external clients.

A wide range of professional staff from architects to clerks of work allows the section to provide a fully integrated design service capable of carrying out a full range of projects from start to finish.

Find out more about Architectural Design.

Engineering Design

Engineering Design provides strategic management for roads structures, including the inspection, assessment and strengthening of bridges.

Other services include design and site supervision for road, lighting and bridge schemes for the Council and external clients, cycleways and pathways, environmental appraisals, feasibility studies and flood prevention schemes.

Find out more about Engineering Design.

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Cargen Tower
Garroch Business Park

Tel: 01387 271100
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Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

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English Street

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