About us

East Airdrie is being promoted by Albert Bartlett as the site landowner. Assisting the delivery of the East Airdrie vision is a project team, many of whom have been involved in developing the vision for East Airdrie for over 10 years and have extensive knowledge of the site.

Albert Bartlett

Landowner

Albert Bartlett Properties is the landowner of the application site. Established in 1948, Albert Bartlett is a family business based in Airdrie, which employs over 1,250 full time staff. The company supplies own label and branded fresh, chilled and frozen potato products to retail, wholesale, food service and processing customers and is owned and run by the current Chairman, Ronnie Bartlett, grandson of the original Albert Bartlett. The company operates from its nearby premises on Stirling Road. The business has expanded further afield but remains committed to Airdrie and has recently invested £45m in chilled potato lines which created over 200 jobs. Albert Bartlett continues to diversify its business, most recently acquiring local heritage ice cream brand, Capocci Man.

Bidwells

Town Planning, Heritage and Environmental Impact Assessment

Bidwells is a property consulting firm with expertise in town planning and development services. With the support of registered in-house specialists in environmental impact assessments, socio-economic and housing researchers, heritage consultants, and master planners, Bidwells provide the key services that inform an intellectually rigorous and comprehensive masterplan. Our team has supported the East Airdrie site for over a decade.

Brooks Murray Architects

Architect

Brooks Murray Architects are an award winning architecture and masterplanning practice based in London. For over 25 years Brooks Murray Architects have worked across every scale, from new communities throughout the UK to the conservation of historic buildings, commercial refurbishments and the restoration of high-end residences.

Shepherd

Commercial

Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are Scotland’s leading surveyors, valuers, property agents and managers. With decades of expertise combined with in-depth local market knowledge, it provides clients with a comprehensive range of residential and commercial property services. Located throughout Scotland, its clients benefit from its large network of dedicated professionals with a range of resources.

Benton Scott-Simmons

Landscape

Benton Scott-Simmons is a Landscape Architecture consultancy which operates throughout the UK and overseas on master planning and regeneration projects, town studies, open space strategies, streetscape design, parks and civic spaces. BSS specialises in providing the landscape perspective on complex projects where collaboration between specialist consultants is key to finding distinctive, sensitive, high quality and sustainable design solutions for development sites and public spaces.

Applied Ecology

Ecology

Applied Ecology Ltd (AEL) is an independent ecological consultancy originally established in 2005. All AEL ecologists are talented naturalists, professionally trained and members of the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (IEEM). With offices in Cambridge and Glasgow, AEL operates throughout the UK, providing robust, pragmatic and solution-focused ecological expertise to support a broad range of sectors.

Indev Consult

Civil and structural engineering

Indev provide expertise on land development appraisal and engineering viability.

Kaya Consulting

Flood risk and drainage

Specialists in flood risk assessments, hydrological studies, environmental impact assessment and water management.

WSP

Transport

With Scotland teams based in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth, WSPs national and local authority transportation clients across Scotland connect people with places whilst putting sustainability and inclusivity at the forefront.

TNEI

Energy and renewables

An independent specialist energy consultancy providing technical, strategic, environmental and consenting advice to organisations operating within the conventional and renewable energy sectors.

Hargest Planning Ltd

Retail

Strategic studies for retail planning including retail impact assessments and retail deficiency studies.

AOC Archaeology Group

Archaeology services

Managing the historic environment, whether through the planning process, research or community outreach requires a diverse range of skills. AOC’s experienced team advises on all stages of heritage-related projects, from design to delivery.

Airshed

Noise and Air Quality

Airshed provides specialist environmental consultancy services in air quality, odour and environmental noise.