Recent News

Hogarth Way

7th January, 2016

Planning consultation carried out on property Hogarth Way, Hampton

Claremont Road

22nd December, 2015

BCIstudio submitted a full planning application for Claremont Road, Teddington

White Cottages, Woking

15th December, 2015

BCIstudio takes the luxury housing development to Planning Consultation at Woking Borough Council.

Grange Avenue, Twickenham

24th November, 2015

Another milestone on the Grange Avenue build as the building is made watertight.

Sega Amusements, Pleasure Island

9th November, 2015

BCIstudio assists Sega Amusements with the introduction of a family entertainment centre at Pleasure Island, Southport.

Molesey Road

2nd November, 2015

The Molesey Road apartment scheme is submitted for a planning consultation.

White Cottages, Woking

29th October, 2015

BCIstudio partners with AMCO Homes to deliver new luxury housing in Woking.

Empress Place

26th October, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed by CapCo to carry out a feasibility study at Empress Place, Earls Court.

Claremont Road

20th October, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed for the refurbishment and extension at Claremont Road.

Hogarth Way

5th October, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed for the refurbishment and extension at Hogarth Way.

High Street, Southend

21st September, 2015

BCIstudio carry out a feasibility study into the refurbishment of the town centre building to accommodate new retail and leisure tenants.

Cityscape Cairo

16th September, 2015

BCIstudio are present at Cityscape to assist Tattweer Misr in the launch of Il Monte Galala.

Il Monte Galala

9th September, 2015

Tataweer Misr formally launches the 8,500unit Monte Galala scheme to the industry and Egyptian media at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza. A friends & family release of Phase 1 sells out rapidly.

Il Monte Galala

28th August, 2015

Final touches are made to the Il Monte Galala promotional material.

Caesars Entertainment

28th August, 2015

We are appointed by our client to prepare a Planning Consultation for a new central Westminster casino.

Molesey Road

10th August, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed as architect and development manager at Molesey Road, Hersham for a flatted development.

Varna Road

16th July, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed for the refurbishment and extension at Varna Road.

Earls Court Properties

26th June, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed to carry out a feasibility study for a residential new build at Earls Court

Wellington Close

24th June, 2015

BCIstudio’s refurbishment of the beautifully appointed Wellington Close is bought to market.

Earls Court Properties

23rd June, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed to carry out a feasibility study for a refurbishment in Fulham.

Campden Hill Gardens

18th June, 2015

BCIstudio’s refurbishement of the Camden Hill Garden’s properties is bought to market.

Earls Court Properties

3rd June, 2015

BCIstudio is appointed to carry out a feasibility study for a residential new build at Earls Court

Kinomax, Saransk

21st May, 2015

BCIstudio commissioned by Kinomax for the interior design of their Saransk multiplex in Russia

Whyteleafe Village, Whyteleafe

21st May, 2015

Planning application lodged for new build apartment scheme

Gagarinsky Mall (Auchan), Moscow

15th May, 2015

Gagarinsky’s refurbished food court in Mowscow re-opens for business.

Whyteleafe Village, Whyteleafe

12th May, 2015

Work commences on-site for BCIstudio’s office to residential scheme

Kinomax Riga Mall, Moscow

11th May, 2015

BCIstudio commissioned by Kinomax for the interior design of their second Moscow multiplex

Strathmore Road, Teddington

7th May, 2015

A permitted development application is lodged with Richmond Borough Council

ATM Dubai, Ain El Sokhna

4th May, 2015

BCIstudio represents client at the Arabian Travel Market, Dubai promoting the Galala Mountain Resort where we received a great response from hotel and leisure operators. Egypt is very much on the map for tourism!

Kinomax Mozaika Mall, Moscow

4th May, 2015

BCIstudio’s latest multiplex for Kinomax and their first in Moscow opens in acclaimed Mozaika Mall

Whyteleafe Village, Whyteleafe

30th April, 2015

BCIstudio is commissioned to prepare a planning application for a new residential block at Whyteleafe Village

ICSC European Conference London

29th April, 2015

A positive conference in London leads to new development opportunities in Central Europe

Minsk, Belarus

29th April, 2015

BCIstudio is invited to Minsk by a leading developer to review their current and pipeline developments

Cairo, Egypt

27th April, 2015

BCIstudio is in Cairo to meet high profile developers who are looking to benefit from the recently publicised extension to the capital city.

Gagarinsky Mall (Auchan), Moscow

25th April, 2015

Work is well progressed on BCIstudio’s refurbishment of Gagarinsky’s food court in Mowscow.

ICSC European Conference London

20th April, 2015

BCIstudio is looking forward to attending the forthcoming ICSC European Conference held in London.

Whyteleafe Village, Whyteleafe

15th April, 2015

Tender documents for the office to residential development are issued to selected contractors.

Strathmore Road, Teddington

12th April, 2015

BCIstudio is instructed on this permitted development scheme in Teddington, South West London

Ain El Sokhna

8th April, 2015

BCIstudio is in Cairo to review the latest version of Galala Mountain Resort masterplan. Good progress has been made on finalising the vision’ very much focusing on hospitality, leisure and retail components at its heart


15th March, 2015

Plenty of positives were taken from this year’s MIPIM event, with a focus on Central Europe, North Africa, Central America and UK. Let the follow up commence!

BCIstudio @ MIPIM

10th March, 2015

Director Samuel Kirk is confirmed to attend MIPIM between 9th & 13th March, 2015 promoting our mixed-use schemes in UK, Eastern Europe, North and Sub-Saharan Africa, Russia & China. Please contact Sam if you would like to arrange a meeting.

Chengdu Outlet Centre, China

26th January, 2015

BCIstudio has been commissioned to prepare layouts, 3D visuals and a marketing brochure for a new outlet centre and leisure destination in Chengdu, China.

Freeport Kungsbacka

26th January, 2015

BCIstudio are commissioned to conduct a strategic review of Freeport’s existing outlet centre in Sweden.

Ain El Sokhna

18th January, 2015

BCIstudio & leisure JV partners The Petersham Group are commissioned by Tatweer Misr to advise on the hospitality and leisure components of their 8,000key resort masterplan. Directors Haitham El’Moheen and Samuel Kirk travel to Cairo for a kick of meeting and workshop.

Premier - Kinomax Mozaika, Moscow

15th January, 2015

Work continues in earnest on the fit out of BCIstudio’s 12 screen multi-plex in Mozaika Mall, Moscow with a target opening date of late March 2015.

Office space in demand - 1-5 Lillie Road

15th January, 2015

Further office fit out works are undertaken at CapCo’s on-site offices to house the wider Earls Court team.

Sales launch - Lillie Square, Earls Court, London

15th January, 2015

Phase 2 marketing collateral is completed in readiness for market launch in quarter 1, 2105 on CapCo first phase of the Earls Court redevelopment.

Oldfield Road

9th January, 2015

Practical completion is granted on BCIstudio’s residential conversion at Oldfield Road, Hampton. Thanks go out to contractor TD Precision for delivering a quality refurbishment on budget.

Building a strong partnership with Auchan - Galleria Gagarinsky, Moscow

8th January, 2015

We are excited to announce that construction works have commenced on the refurbishment and enhancement of Galleria Gagarinsky’s food court in central Moscow, housing the largest Auchan hypermarket in Russia. The 2,200sqm work will include a new layout, seating configurations, kiosk shop fronts and feature lighting.

Happy New Year!

1st January, 2015

The directors and staff at BCIstudio would like to wish our clients, suppliers and friends a happy and prosperous 2015.

Mercur Mall, Craiova

23rd December, 2014

BCIstudio completes its concept and retail planning proposals for the refurbishment of Mercur Mall, Craiova

Centralny Hypermarket, Minsk

17th December, 2014

BCIstudio are invited to carry out a strategic review of the downtown hypermarket in Minsk Belarus, including expansion of sales floor, merchandising, rebranding, and redevelopment of food hall.

Ploiseti Mall

21st November, 2014

BCIstudio caries out a strategic review of Winmart’s Poliseti Mall in Romania, including concept and retail re-planning.

20 years of MAPIC

18th November, 2014

BCIstudio enjoys a successful week in Cannes, celebrating 20 years of MAPIC. Directors Mara, Haitham and Sam are joined on the stand by Irina Tudourache who attends her first MAPIC.

FOC China

12th November, 2014

Kick off briefing and design workshop in Chengdu for BCIstudio’s first factory Outlet Centre in China.

High street retail Riga

1st November, 2014

BCIstudio carries out a strategic review of Latio’s downtown Barona Street building with the view to attracting two top retailers to the scheme.

Shopping centre refurbishment

1st November, 2014

BCIstudio is asked to carry to a strategic review a Winmart’s shopping mall in Ploiesti, Romania.

ICSC Vilnius Panellist

14th October, 2014

Director Sam Kirk offers his views on shopping centre expansion as a panellist at the ICSC Baltic States conference.

ICSC Next Generation Committee London

1st October, 2014

Sam Kirk attends the Next Generation Committee meeting in London.

Kinomax Samara

1st October, 2014

Multiplex cinema operator Kinomax opens its doors for trade in Samara, the existing cinema was redesigned by BCIstudio.

Kinomax Mozaika, Moscow

1st October, 2014

Fit-out works commence on BCIstudio’s 12 screen Mozaika multi-plex at Mozaika Mall in Moscow. Opening is targeted in spring 2015.


1st October, 2014

BCIstudio attends ExpoREAL in Munich

Immochan Galleria Titan, Bucharest

1st September, 2014

BCIstudio’s refurbishment of Galleria Titan opens to acclaim in Bucharest.

REX Moscow

1st March, 2014

Director Samuel Kirk attends the REX retail conference in Moscow.


1st March, 2014

Directors Haitham ElMoheen and Sam Kirk attend the premier Cannes development conference.

CapCo Lillie Square Sales launch event

1st March, 2014

The market responds favourably to the Lillie Square residential sales launch, phase 1 of the Earls Court redevelopment. BCIstudio coordinates collateral and the marketing suite for the CapCo on the development.

Kinomax Samara & Kinomax Mozaika

1st January, 2014

BCIstudio commences concept design on Kinomax’s multiplex cinemas in Samara and Moscow.

ICSC Next Generation Committee

1st December, 2013

Director Samuel Kirk is invited to become a committee member of the ICSC next generation group.

Otrada Phase 2

1st December, 2013

Phase 2 of Otrada Shopping Park opens in Moscow, including 22,000sqm of European branded retail including H&M, GAP and Zara, a 1,200 seat foodcourt and OBI DIY store.

Austrian FOC

1st November, 2013

BCIstudio is commissioned by Villagio to consider the next phase of their factory outlet centre at Parndorf, Vienna


1st November, 2013

BCIstudio attends MAPIC, partnering on our stand with Freeport Leisure.


1st October, 2013

Construction work at Archery Close for VS Invest gathers pace.

The hi-life

1st October, 2013

BCIstudio is appointed to carry out a feasibility study for a hi-end residential development at Cellbridge Mews.

ExpoREAL Munich

1st October, 2013

BCIstudio attends ExpoREAL in Munich

Permitted Development

1st September, 2013

BCIstudio’s Oldfield Road site is granted permitted development rights.

Immochan Moscow

1st September, 2013

BCIstudio is appointed to carry out scheme design for the refurbishment of Galleria Gagarinsky


1st September, 2013

BCIstudio is appointed on the Orsett Terrace development for VS Invest.

Nigeria Retail

1st August, 2013

BCIstudio confirms our appointment with Stallion Group to develop their first shopping mall in Leki, Lagos.

Reaching New Heights

1st June, 2013

BCIstudio develops our concept masterplan for Jankara Heights residential development in Uganda.

Permitted Development

1st May, 2013

VS Invest commission BCIstudio to make a permitted development application for Camden Hill Gardens residential redevelopment.

Corporate Brochure

1st May, 2013

Kinomax cinemas confirm the appointment of BCIstudio’s graphics department to redesign their corporate brochure.

Tenders out

1st May, 2013

BCIstudio are commissioned by VS Invest to prepare permitted development and tender drawings for Adam & Eve Mews.


1st May, 2013

Sam Kirk speaks at Euroshop, Düsseldorf.

Galleria Gagarinsky Concept works

1st May, 2013

Work commences on the concept design for Galeria Gagarinsky’s foodcourt refurbishment in Moscow.


1st May, 2013

BCIstudio commences VS Invest’s Wellington Close.


1st May, 2013

BCIstudio confirms our MAPIC partnership with Freeport Leisure.

Stockholm ICSC

1st May, 2013

BCIstudio attends the annual ICSC conference in Stockholm.

Earls Court, CapCo & KFI

1st March, 2013

BCIstudio secures a long-term consultancy agreement with Capital & Counties to advise on the £80billion Earls Court redevelopment including the first phase of the development, a mixed use scheme of 800 residential units.

Tender time

1st March, 2013

BCIstudio’s leads the tendering of our prime central Lancaster Mews residential development.


1st February, 2013

BCIstudio is commissioned to extend a private residential property at Treen Avenue, Richmond.

Titan Mall, Bucharest

1st February, 2013

BCIstudio leads the tendering of our interior redesign of Immochan and Aberdeen Asset Managers Titan Mall, Bucharest.

Prime London Residential

1st January, 2013

BCIstudio secures the Lancaster Mews development, our first prime London residential project with VS Invest.

Nigeria Residential

1st January, 2013

Countryside Estates, Lagos commission BCIstudio to prepare a masterplan and marketing strategy for 200 hi-end residential units in Nigeria’s capital city. Presales are confirmed at over 60% and BCIstudio has assisted the developer in fund sourcing for the project.

Kampala Residential

1st January, 2013

BCIstudio assists prominent Ugandan developer in preparing a feasibility and business plan for 120 prime Kampala units.

Kenya Masterplan

1st January, 2013

We have been commissioned to prepare a new town masterplan in Kisumu, Kenya on 170 hectares of land.

Media Galaxy

1st January, 2013

BCIstudio develops a concept store for Media Galaxy in Romania; our proposal includes brand repositioning, new retail strategies and the latest points of sale opportunities.

BCIstudio launches

1st December, 2012

Official launch of BCIstudio, a specialist development consultancy business with a specific interest in opportunities in emerging African markets.

Otrada Phase 1

1st December, 2012

Phase 1 of Otrada Shopping Park opens in Moscow, including 12,000sqm of Okay hypermarket.

Cinema Opening

1st December, 2012

BCIstudio is proud to announce the grand opening of our Kinomax Volgskiy cinema. The project consisted of the refurbishment of an existing 10 screen cinema.