31 Booth Street



The BCO Awards (British Council for Offices) highlight excellence in the design of office space. The awards programme provides recognition for top quality design and a benchmark for excellence in workplaces.

Our work to the Grade 2 listed office building achieves a distinctive change through a series of bold interventions that focus on how people enter and circulate within the building whilst also upgrading the office spaces themselves. To announce this transformation a previously blocked up historic archway on Booth St was opened up to form a new building entrance and a high quality bronze entrance doorway and canopy inserted signifying the internal changes and leading into a radically reordered ground floor layout. On entering the building at street level a series of double height spaces reveal views into the first floor offices above and creates a large and impressive volume that belies the building relatively modest scale.

The building provides fully refurbished and improved office accommodation and these offices are supported by upgraded facilities including full air conditioning, new WC layouts, showers and cycle storage.



Our transformation of Trinity Court in Manchester City Centre has been granted planning approval.

The existing 9 storey office building on John Dalton Street, is situated within the Albert Square Conservation Area. The building was comprehensively redeveloped in the early 1990s with only the original 19th century facade being retained.

The approved works include a full refurbishment and internal reordering, to bring Trinity Court up to modern office standards. These alterations include a new entrance and foyer at street level, new rooftop extension and a comprehensive remodelling of the internal office accommodation.

The project will start on site January 2018.



OMI are attending this year’s Museums Association Conference.

Please come along to meet our team on stand 4a. Find out more about our ongoing museum work and see some of the exhibits from the Rochdale Fire Service Museum. Visitors to the stand will be able to preview our design approach and find out how OMI can help realise your project vision.

If you would like to arrange a meeting with a member of the team, please contact Andy James or Aaron Coey:

Andy James, Director:
Aaron Coey, Associate:

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