Architectural Models

Modelmakers Client List

At Modelmakers we understand the importance of meeting your deadlines and keeping to your budget. Most of all though, we appreciate the importance of producing high quality work, every time. It's a philosophy that's helped us secure the custom of a wide variety of demanding and discerning organisations.

Clients include:

Welsh Assembly Government Modelmakers has produced three masterplanning models for Welsh Assembly Government. These models were used as marketing tools to promote redevelopment zones in the South Wales area. The projects were won through a competitive tendering process. Redrow Homes We have produced over twenty housing models (including complex topographical models) for this major developer, helping them sell off plan in developments across England and South Wales. They say about us: “ Modelmaker’s models are of fantastic quality...” visit the testimonials page to see their comments in full. Persimmon Homes This major developer commissioned us to produce models of housing developments all over South Wales. Barratt Homes Scale models for housing developments of all kinds including apartment towers and waterside developments. Bellway Homes Numerous models for housing developments from 1:500 scale up to a 1:75 scale apartment block. Taylor Wimpey Marketing models for housing developments in Cardiff and South Wales. Westbury Homes Modelmakers have made many architectural models for this major developer including one very large marketing model that had a new phase added every year for over 5 years. Watkin Jones Homes This North Wales based developer chose Modelmakers for several housing models and a mixed use model Rolls Royce Rolls Royce commissioned Modelmakers to produce a floor plan model of a large new logistics centre they were planning. The model was used for information and training purposes. Capita We have produced many different types of architectural models for this major commercial organization, including planning models, school models, hospital models, arts centre models, sectional models, etc. Atkins Engineers We have been involved in several projects for which Atkins were the engineers but we were also commissioned directly by them to make some full size mock ups of a new work station design. Jarvis Projects Promotional models for PFI bids for schools and hospitals. On one occasion we had to turn round four models of schools in a period of a few weeks. Centros Miller Ltd We were commissioned to produce high quality models as part of a submission to win the development contract for a major city centre redevelopment area. Skanska Skanska required a hospital site model and a larger scale sectional model for a major redevelopment of a midlands hospital. HBOS Bank This international bank commissioned us to make a complex interactive model that demonstrated the networks and functionality of their data handling and storage systems. Associated British Ports We have produced several architectural models over the years for ABP including two master plan models for redeveloping disused docklands. Several County Councils (Cardiff, Devon, Gloucester, Hereford) Modelmakers has worked for many county councils producing planning models, school models and various redevelopment area models. University of Wales – School of Architecture We have produced many research models for the school’s R&D department including wind tunnel models and lighting models. University of Wales – School of Engineering The Engineering School commissioned us to design and construct two very large topographical models of river beds to be used for major research projects. The largest was 6m x 4m. They were actually fibre glass models because they had to with stand constant immersion in water. Fiskars Modelmakers has made numerous product models or, appearance models, for proposed new designs for various household and garden implements. Numerous Architectural Practices We have made architectural models of all descriptions for hundreds of architects, from one man firms to multi disciplinary practices, all over Wales and England.
"Steven’s studio is a pleasure to work with. He does excellent work and he always delivers on time. I would be happy to recommend him to anyone.” Jonathan Adams
(Architect for Wales Millennium Centre)
Capita Percy Thomas
“Thanks very much to all the team for producing such an excellent model, the attention to detail is fantastic. I look forward to working with you again.” Carolyn Merrifield
Holder Mathias Architects
“Modelmakers’ models are of fantastic quality, and allow us to sell our properties more effectively from plan. Not only are the team courteous and helpful, they produce the goods on time, and importantly are competitively priced.” Holly Finer
Redrow Homes
“The attention to detail and quality is exemplary and we would just like to thank you and your team for the care and effort you’ve put in. As a practice we will definitely bear you in mind if ever we are requiring models built in the future.” Kelvin Naidoo
Bryden Wood Associates
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