Parker Tower – Renovation and addition of extra floors to a tower

  • London, UK
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Job description

  • Located opposite Holborn Station, in Central London
  • Conversion of an existing 15 storeys high offices tower block to 51 luxury apartments, 6 shared ownership apartments and 7 affordable apartments
  • Construction of a new affordable block in Timber Frame
  • The existing structure of the tower was modelled in BIM by the in house Legendre structural team. We designed the reinforcement of the existing column, removal of 50% of those columns and the 3 storey roof extension.
  • The concrete and steel frame were self delivered by Legendre
  • The building is cladded with GRC panels
  • The building is fed via a 75kWe CHP located in the basement and a central chiller on the roof
  • It has achieved a BREEAM excellent rating

Group companies involved

Legendre UK