Meet the Team!


Once a month, we will be introducing a member of our team to find out what their role is here at GBS and a little bit about them. As it was Lisa Smith's idea, it seems only fitting that we start with her!

Job Role: Chartered Construction Manager working within the Consultancy Division

Favourite part of your job: Going up in cranes …. But I also love that with my job every day is different one day I can be on site climbing around on scaffolding yet the next I could be in the office attending meetings or...

Top 50 Architects in this years Building Magazine
Gray Baynes + Shew are delighted to have found a place in the 'Top 50' Architects list in this years Building Magazine list. Listed at 43rd by size the practice is a new entry this year.
Construction works start at St John's College
Construction work is starting this month on a major refurbishment of The Judges’ House; number 16 St Giles’ Oxford. The building, owned by St John’s College, dates from 1702 and has a Grade II* Listing. The work also involves the construction of a new basement kitchen, improvement of toilet facilities and access...
Planning Approval for a New Social at Radley College
We are pleased to announce that following a 12 month negotiated process that we have recently received planning consent from the Vale of White Horse for a new Social (Boarding House) for Radley College, located within the Oxfordshire Green Belt. The new Social will provide the college with first class residential and...
Congratulations Lisa
We are excited to announce that one of our surveyors Lisa Smith has recently passed all her exams and qualified with the CIOB, earning the title of Chartered Construction Manager! A massive achievement and very well deserved after all the work she has had to put in!