Institute of Advanced Machine Tool & Control Technology (INSEK), East Kilbride (Gillespie, Kidd and Coia)

Scope and Content

Job files, images, and drawings related to the project.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Institute of Advanced Machine Tool and Control Technology, East Kilbride (1968-1972) was conceived as an industrial plant of the highest architectural calibre, offering a combination of 'academic' places (laboratories and workshops, for example) and 'public' areas (common room , library, and so on), each carefully sited in such as way as to offer maximum convenience to the user.


The material has been arranged using original Gillespie Kidd and Coia project reference codes.

Access Information

Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections are open for research by appointment.


Catalogued by Mark Tripney, GKC Project Archivist

Conditions Governing Use

Application for permission to quote should be sent to the Glasgow School of Art Archivist.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.

Geographical Names