Its main purpose is to meet human needs - for shelter, education, entertainment, comfort, pride, a sense of place and a safer, cleaner planet. And it must reach to the core of every building - what it's made of, the way it's put together and how it's ventilated and powered.
We believe buildings are only beautiful when they perform beautifully and when they resolve all of the complex demands put upon them with elegance and economy.
That’s something that demands expertise, innovation and a shared vision from many quarters. So we work as equals, as a team, to design and build buildings that are highly integrated, in which the architecture, structure and services come together seamlessly and work as a balanced, efficient, high-value asset.
Above all, architecture should improve the lives of the people that use it.
Beton, Wembley Park
Lambeth Civic Quarter
Beton + The Hive
We are constantly looking ahead to understand how emerging technologies and innovative processes can create opportunities for better buildings. Our very first project, Murray Grove, paved the way for modular construction techniques across the residential sector. Today, we're leading the way with pioneering research into the advanced use of BIM.