What We Do

David Clarke & Associates Building Design Consultants Ltd (DCA) undertake projects throughout the UK in the commercial, retail and residential sectors, offering a complete planning, building design and construction project management solution.

Established by David Clarke in 1978, the practice is based in Ipswich and works throughout the UK.

David Clarke takes great pride in the very personal level of service he and the team offer clients of all sizes, with an emphasis on achieving the all-important time and cost targets, whilst taking a pragmatic view of the whole process, and of course also ensuring that the end product meets and exceeds expectations.

DCA are not just about buildings, we are here to help our clients fulfil their own business needs.

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What Our Clients Say

“DCA have acted for me over a period of 30 years and have successfully completed cost effective design solutions on numerous Warehousing, Distribution and Motor Trade Projects throughout the UK for Taylor Barnard Group Ltd and the Marriott Motor Group. They continue to design and deliver projects on time and within cost constraints.”

Harley Barnard. , Taylor Barnard Group Ltd & Marriott Motor Group,

“I would like to thank you again for the efforts you have made on our behalf from design conception, through tendering and throughout the project build.  DCA have provided a cost effective and first class service that I anticipate I will look to use again.”

William Notcutt. , Notcutts Garden Centres

“DCA’s continued understanding of our detailed corporate requirements and their Project Management skills have resulted in the successful delivery of numerous Audi dealerships to meet our high Dealer Network standards.”

Jon Tidman. , Franchise Manager Audi (UK) Ltd

“I’d just like to express thanks on behalf of Spicers for the build at Smethwick. We always had an ambitious plan, but despite some adverse weather and “obstacles” we have delivered to plan. I think that collectively we have delivered a great result with all parties working well together with careful management of changes and constructive advice.”

Mark Fogerty. , Head of Programme Management Spicers Ltd

“I just wanted to drop you a quick line to thank you personally for your assistance in bringing this project forward and helping to overcome some of the challenges we have faced along the way, it is appreciated.”

Stuart McDonald. , Acquisitions Surveyor, East of England Co-op