Green Building Design is a privately owned multidisciplinary consultancy specialising in the delivery of sustainable, innovative, and practical building services design solutions. We also specialise in professional advice, focused on offering clients a cost effective and flexible service by bringing real value to projects.

Our expertise

Green Building Design are experts within the environmental services sector. We believe in a collaborative working ethos; we are pro-active in problem and risk identification, open and honest with our advice and tailor our service to meet the needs of clients. We are a dynamic company that holds at its core, the principle of taking the time to understand our client’s key objectives and project goals. We believe this is a key differentiator that enables us to deliver well considered authoritative reports, technical appraisals and technically excellent solutions to problems.

Our flat management structure has facilitated a flexible delivery of our service, which has enabled us to build a reputation for providing excellence in service delivery. We seek to build and maintain strong relationships with our clients and other professionals, in turn building a long term future. Our service is focused on the following values:

  • Client Focus

  • Teamwork

  • Best Value

  • Technical Excellence

  • Sustainability

Our history

Green Building Design was started in 2001 by Simon Green. Since its inception the practice has, through the continued support of clients and other professionals with whom we work, progressively grown in size and into new market sectors and business opportunities.

Our Business

Our team of highly motivated engineers are passionate about what we do and offer a diverse range of experience and expertise across the key market sectors, these include:

  • Urban Regeneration – Sustainable Energy, Utility Infrastructure, Master Development Planning.
  • Commercial – Offices, Data Centres, Fit-outs, Refurbishments, Business Parks.
  • Public – Education, Universities, Hospitals, Healthcare.
  • Residential – Social Housing, Private, and High Specification Residential.
  • Retail – Shopping Centres, Retails Outlets, Distribution Centres.
  • Leisure – Sports Venues, Hotels, Art Galleries and Museums.

Our Approach

As a practice, Green Building Design sees our fundamental role as promoting the health and wellbeing of those who occupy the built environment that we are involved in creating. We aim to do this by providing environments that are comfortable, environmentally sound and functional. Green Building Design’s service is based upon the following key deliverables:

  • We offer solutions that are practical, cost effective and delivered with a commitment to protecting our global environment and our limited natural resources.

  • We aim to be proactive within the professional team, working in collaboration with both the project Architect and Cost Consultant. We seek to provide clear and accurate communication of our design options, as we see this as being vital to a successful design process.

  • Innovation and continuous improvement is intrinsic to what we do. We embrace modern technology and seek to inform others how such technologies can be incorporated into design enabling architects and clients to make informed decisions regarding the creation of the best possible environment within budget.

  • Collaborative working and timely release of agreed design deliverables are fundamental to an efficient construction process and we strive to ensure that the quality of information provided facilitates the construction and post occupation success of all projects.

I have worked with GBD on a number of complex large and small engineering solutions for trading floors and data centres over the past seven years. GBD have proved of great worth and continue to be engaged in key mechanical and electrical planning decisions.

Ian Read, Freepoint Commodities


As Green Building Design continues to expand and grow in the market place, we are always keen to hear from suitability qualified designers and engineers who would like to join our team.


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