Building Design Specialists - BDS is an independent planning and design consulting firm, headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.

We provide a great diversity of design skills and specialist technical consultancy services for clients in both the public and private sectors. The firm's specialist areas of expertise include architectural design, interior design, sustainable building design, façade design and engineering, acoustics, lighting, building physics and computer modelling and project management.

We have a real passion for the built environment, we undertake projects regardless of scale, location and function and this is why we do not specialize in a particular design style or building type. We work in an integrated way combining our interdisciplinary design skills and services to deliver outcomes that address client's needs and all aspects of form and function in the built environment.

Design excellence and innovation is the driving force behind every BDS project. BDS is committed to providing designs that create inspiring spaces for people today, but anticipating their needs in the future as well, responding to community, context and environment.

Our extensive portfolio, developed over many years of practice in the profession contains a wide range of exciting projects in different geographies around the world. Through our work, we strive to make a meaningful difference in the human experience. We work to shape a better world.