Martin built up extensive experience in the education sector with us before joining S&P Architects in 1999. Martin developed a Speciality in Leisure and headed up the public leisure sector before becoming a Director in 2000. In 2004 Martin returned to Saunders Boston to strengthen the existing team and develop the Sport and Leisure sector in Saunders Boston.
Why Martin is right for your project
Martin has over 30 years experience working in the construction industry both within the public and private sectors. Martin has designed and delivered most types of buildings but is most prolific within the Education and Leisure sectors.
Martin has been the author of Sport England Design Guidance Notes, a regular speaker at industry events and a member of RIBA Forums and the European Inteligent Building Group.
Leisure Sector Experience
Oundle School Sports Facilities - This £30m facility for Oundle school near Peterborough will create a new 50m pool with a boom and moving floor. Further facilities include a fitness suite, sports hall, studio and hospitality suites.
Blackbrook Leisure Centre – for Taunton Dean Borough Council. This £5m facility complimented the existing dry facilities with a new 6 lane 25m swimming pool, learner pool & health suite which also included a spa.
Calderdale Leisure Developments – For Calderdale Council £11m spent over two new centres at Brighouse and Sowerby Bridge including 2 new 25m community pools, 20m training pool, fitness suites, studios and tennis courts.
Bradford Sports Centre – The University of Bradford have invested over £3m to improve the Sports Centre, the facility includes a sports hall, fitness suite and studio alongside an iconic new glazed atrium ‘hub’
Harborne Swimming Pool & Fitness Suite – Birmingham City Council invested over £12m replacing the old ‘Harbourne Baths’ with a new 25m 6 lane pool, learner pool, fitness suite and studio in this urban centre location.
Ramsgate Leisure Centre – Creates a new £3.8m 6 lane 25m swimming pool, learner pool, spa and health suite. These complement the existing dry sporting activities for ‘Your Leisure’ alongside Alliance Leisure.