Adam Griggs

Adam Griggs (Associate Director)

RIBA BSc (Hons) BA (Hons) BArch (Hons) PgDip

Overall Experience

Having started work for a multi disciplinary practice in Kings Lynn Adam was able to work on many different projects of varying sizes from £500,000 to £20m. Being a design and build practice technical awareness was essential in detailing car showrooms, supermarkets, schools and many other non-domestic projects. Since joining SMG Architects Adam has worked on many of the larger residential projects including listed properties, church extensions and commercial projects working with the National Trust, Norfolk Wildlife Trust and  many Baptist Churches. Skills include conceptual and detailed architectural designs for complex sites or historic buildings, design team project management and administration of the contract during the construction process.

Employment History

2007 to date         SMG Architects Limited           Associate Director
1997 to 2007        Carter Design Group               Architectural Technologist

Detailed Experience

Sheringham Baptist Church

Responsible for conceptual design of a new church in Sheringham to meet with a complex brief for a church building welcome to all comers. Public consultation of scheme and Planning Application along with technical design and on site technical assistance.

New Sports Pavilion, Gresham’s School, Holt

Proposals for a new sports pavilion taking over from a much loved 150 year old cricket pavilion on site. Conceptual images along with planning and building regulations and administering of the contract.

Tesco Refurbishments

Responsibility for refurbishment work in Tesco stores in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Essex.  Main liaison point with Tesco for design solutions and scheme design.

University of Canterbury

£1,400,000 extension project.  Design team leader.  Management of two technicians.  ISO 9001 accreditation work.