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Description 1.1 million sq.ft. fit-out from shell and core to category A and B
Architect Foster and Partners
Services Consultants Ove, Arup & Partners
PQS Davis, Langdon & Everest
Project Manager HSBC
Start January 2000
Completion June 2002

46 floor shell and core development comprising 4 basement floors, 42 occupied floors including 3 trading floors with 1800 positions, 1 restaurant and 3 customer service floors, computer technical rooms, general office areas, meeting rooms and special function suites including gymnasium and auditorium. Variable volume air conditioning served by two chilled water systems providing standby cooling to critical areas. Standby generation and UPS. Computer technical rooms on all floors and extensive data cabling. Fully sprinklered fire alarm with voice communication.Largest single occupancy IT installation in Europe. Simultaneous construction of shell & core and fit-out works. Flexible approach to Client needs whilst maintaining project schedule.