About Us

Bruach Design and Consultancy was established in 2016 by Colin Hastie and Louise Ewing. Operating from offices in Glenboig in North Lanarkshire and Balloch in West Dunbartonshire we can easily access West and Central Scotland, but we would be more than happy to travel to meet you if your project is further afield.

Colin Hastie


Colin has been a qualified architect since 2009, after graduating from the University of Dundee with an honours degree in 2006. He has worked in a variety of sectors including residential, healthcare and office developments, with experience of working directly with clients to deliver projects on time and on budget. Colin is an experienced project architect, contract administrator and lead consultant on projects up to £20m in value. Colin has experience of organising and delivering various training programmes and seminars, office quality management, and implementing BIM within existing offices.

Colin is ARB registered, a BRE Certificated Practitioner in BIM, a BRE "BIM Member", a buildingSMART member, and is also a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS), the Glasgow Institute of Architects (GIA), the Scottish Ecological Design Association (SEDA) and an Incorporated Member of the Association of Project Safety (IMaPS). Colin is also a Professional Studies Adviser at the University of Strathclyde and is a bank lecturer at City of Glasgow College.

For more details on Colin's experience, please visit his LinkedIn page. 


Louise Ewing


Louise attended the University of Strathclyde, graduating with a Post-Graduate Diploma in Advanced Architectural Design with Merit in 2006, and qualified as an architect in 2009. She has worked in various sectors including new build residential, refurbishment, care and commercial projects. Louise prides herself on building strong and trusted relationships with her clients and has acted as contract administrator and lead consultant on multi-million pound projects throughout Glasgow and the surrounding areas. She has a passion for continual professional development with particular emphasis on management and leadership.

Louise is registered with the Architect's Registration Board and is also a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS), the Glasgow Institute of Architects (GIA) and the Scottish Ecological Design Association (SEDA).

More information can be found on Louise's LinkedIn page.



5 star review

Brilliant work carried out by Bruach to help design our kitchen diner. Excellent help from start to finish and always on hand to answer any question we had throughout. Would highly recommend. 10/10.

5 star review

First class professional Service. This was the first time we had used the services, we found the personal approach invaluable with the guidance paramount in the planning of our extension. I would highly recommend The company and would not hesitate to call on them for any future building Works.

5 star review

Top class professional and efficient service from start to finish. Can't fault and would highly recommend

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