Project Examples

Corton, Ayr

Following on from DBA involvement in the Transportation Studies for South East Ayr, and Corton we were retained by LXB to design the on and off-site roadworks for the project.

Multi-storey Residential Developments

In addition to the two storey housing portion of the residential sector DBA have also extensively worked in the multi-storey sector. Including projects varying from 3 storeys up to 7 storeys. In many cases this has involved designing and detailing complex foundation solutions.

Taylor Wimpey/Cala/Lynch Homes

South Ayrshire’s Adopted Local Plan (2008) identifies 2 strategic land releases north and south of Ayr for residential development. The Ayrshire Joint Structure Plan (2007-2025) identified land at Southeast Ayr for future expansion associated with these requirements.

M8/A8 Interchange Bishopton, Renfrewshire

DBA carried out a comprehensive Flood Risk Assessment and Surface Water Management Scheme for this strategic infrastructure project. The project was undertaken in close consultation with Renfrewshire Council, SEPA, Transport Scotland and BAA (Glasgow Airport).

Greenlaw, Newton Mearns

DBA were originally employed to provide the design and obtain the necessary construction consents for this development. Following on from the original commission, DBA were subsequently appointed as Contract Administrator for the project.

Structural Engineering Services

DBA’s Structures Department is made up of a team of committed and experienced Engineers and Technicians.

Corton, Ayr

Southeast Ayr is identified by South Ayrshire Council as a Strategic Expansion Site. The Council’s Local Development Plan identifies land at Southeast Ayr for the delivery of 750 homes within the 5 year period of the Local Plan

Burn Diversion Schemes

DBA have experience of the design process and detailing involved in the diversion of burns and natural watercourses in line with the requirements of Statutory Bodies such as Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH); Scottish Wildlife Trust (SWT); SEPA and various Local Authorities.

Heartlands, Whitburn

Dougall Baillie Associates was commissioned to provide the design and obtain the necessary construction consents for the Road Infrastructure required to access the 100 Acre Business Park and 2000 Unit Residential Development.

Housing Developments

DBA’s Structures Department has undertaken work for practically every major house builder over the length and breadth of Scotland over the past 20 years.

Transportation Services

DBA’s Traffic & Transportation Department has been providing a comprehensive service ranging from large scale network modelling and economic appraisal, through major urban and rural Transportation Assessments, to smaller scale access and junction studies.

Construction Phase, Surface Water Management

From the 1st April 2006 The Water Environment (Controlled Activities) (Scotland) Regulations 2005 (CAR), made it an offence for construction sites, discharging to the water environment, to operate without a Sustainable Urban Drainage System or equivalent treatment system.

Residential Projects

The department offers masterplanning and detailed roads, drainage and landscape design for sites ranging from a single house to sites with more than 1000 units.

Steel frame Analysis & Design

A combination of years of experience and the most up to date suite of analysis and design so ware allow us to offer our clients a fast and efficient steel frame solution.

Kirkintilloch Link Road / Woodilee Masterplan

East Dunbartonshire Council’s Local Transport Strategy identifies the construction of the Kirkintilloch Link Road as a strategic infrastructure requirement for the redevelopment of land at Woodilee Hospital.

Flood Risk / Drainage Impact Assessments

Dougall Baillie can provide a range of services in relation to Flood Risk Assessment and Drainage Impact Assessment in line with current regulatory and legislative requirements.

Scottish Power Headquarters

Dougall Baillie Associates were commissioned by Iberdrola in the role of Transportation and HIghways Engineers for this exciting flagship project in Glasgow City Centre.

Wishaw Laundry

Dougall Baillie Associates were appointed by AWG developments to carry out civil and structural design duties for a bespoke laundry facility for Lanarkshire Primary Care NHS Trust.


DBA has undertaken the preparation of numerous studies involving the delivery of projects associated with renewable energy sources.

Gartloch Village, Glasgow

DBA were appointed as water management consultants for this flagship residential project in 2003 and have been providing our services since then ranging from master-planning feasibility through to detailed design and site supervision and monitoring.

Site Facilitation Works

Dougall Baillie have significant experience in providing information relating to site facilitation works. Prior to projects commencing on-site we will liaise with local authorities to determine the most appropriate routes for deliveries to site, effective traffic management and pedestrian management.

Sustainable Transport Solutions

DBA has undertaken the preparation of numerous studies involving the delivery of sustainable transport solutions to our clients.

Water Management Services

We offer our Clients professional advice and assistance in the interpretation of and compliance with water management, environmental planning policy and legislation.

South Morton Development

DBA were employed by the Church Commissioners for England to assist in the delivery of this strategic residential and commercial development which is proposed to comprise approximately 1,000 houses, 40,000sq.m. of commercial unit, retail store and primary school.

Union Square, Aberdeen

DBA prepared a Transport Assessment of a mixed retail/leisure development comprising 48,000m2 GFA in Aberdeen City Centre, and a major expansion of the existing City Rail and Bus stations. Passenger and vehicular access to rail and bus stations was designed as well as the operational bus station layout.

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