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Foster + Partners Declared Largest Practice In The UK

Foster + Partners Declared Largest Practice In The UK
Foster + Partners Declared Largest Practice In The UK, Foster + Partners' Riverside Studios in London. Image Courtesy of Foster + Partners
Foster + Partners' Riverside Studios in London. Image Courtesy of Foster + Partners

The Architects' Journal (AJ) have revealed the results of their fourth AJ120 award, an annual survey which ranks the largest and wealthiest practices based in the UK. Partially calculated on the number of ARB-registered (or equivalent) fully qualified architects in employment, the AJ have announced that London based Foster + Partners have topped the 2015 table. Describing the 48 year old practice as an "international powerhouse," employing 312 architects (out of their 1,066 employees worldwide), the survey also shows that "the £185million fees billed by the practice’s architects – up a huge £45 million from last year – made up 38% of the combined total of all of the companies in the Top 10." The survey saw BDP ranked second, while AHMM came in third.

News via Architects' Journal. The AJ120 was previously known as the AJ100.

Cite: James Taylor-Foster. "Foster + Partners Declared Largest Practice In The UK" 04 Jun 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/639207/foster-partners-declared-largest-practice-in-the-uk/> ISSN 0719-8884