Keith Brownlie

Director, BEAM-Architects

Keith Brownlie is an architect and founder of specialist bridge design firm BEAM-Architects. He has an established international reputation for bridge design and he has been involved in many significant bridge projects over three decades. Recent major projects include the new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge in Washington DC and the Kingston Third Crossing in Ontario Canada. Earlier project involvement includes the Stirling Prize winning Gateshead Millennium Bridge and many other recognisable footbridges. He reviews nationally significant infrastructure for A+DS on behalf of Scottish govt. and is a keen advocate of sustainable bridge development.

My Speaker Sessions

Wednesday 29 November 2023


Bracklinn Falls Footbridge: Modular by Necessity

12:10 - 12:35 Design Construction
  • A modular construction in a difficult to access site
  • A sustainable long-life construction in a harsh environment
  • An aesthetic design in a stunning National Park setting
  • An award winning low-cost community asset