June 2022 – HLM Architects has strengthened its award-winning Landscape Architecture team with several new appointments of landscape architects.
Joining the practice are Andrew McHenry as a Senior Landscape Architect, Conrad Clayden as Landscape Architect, and Victoria Tantum, Stephy Liu, and Alex Flynn in the role of Assistant Landscape Architect.
Andrew has over nine years of experience across diverse project types in the UK, US and internationally. Andrew is leading the landscape design to develop the overall masterplan and indicative design for the landscape and public realm areas, streetscape network, sustainable urban drainage features and indicative site levels.
Conrad, who has over six years’ experience previously working for landscape practices, brings a wealth of experience to the team including an interest in school design. He has been expanding his experience into the defence and emergency services sectors and currently delivering three new fire stations for Hampshire Fire and Rescue Services and Single Living Accommodation for the armed forces.
Victoria joined the team after studying landscape architecture at the University of Sheffield, qualifying with Distinction. Victoria has a passion for communicating ideas visually, seeking to making inspiring graphics for clients.
Stephy, who studied in Hong Kong, has extensive experience in responding to green architecture and new built and fitting-out projects, covering the BEAM Plus Society regulations. Stephy is applying her university training as an urban designer into masterplanning, streetscape and public realm design. As well as expanding her knowledge into the education sector by being involved with Ysgol y Deri school, Wales, and new build primary schools in the Republic of Ireland.
Alex attained a Master’s with a Distinction in landscape architecture from The University of Sheffield, where he specialised in landscape design and planning with a focus on the creation and management of landscapes for long term sustainability.
In terms of recent projects, the landscape architecture team has recently completed a commission for Euler Academy, a 56 place Hybrid Special School co-educational establishment in Hull and achieved full planning permission for reservoir restoration works at Wimbledon Park in London. In 2021, the team won the ‘Outside Space’ award for its work on The Concourse, University of Sheffield, at the FX Awards.