NG Bailey wins contract for London skyscraper
NG Bailey has been contracted to provide engineering services for an iconic new skyscraper in the heart of London being developed by Land Securities and Canary Wharf Group. the 38-storey building at 20 Fenchurch Street will be 160 m high and incorporate 62 700 m2 of first-class office space. The building, dubbed the Walkie Talkie, will be topped by a large viewing deck and sky garden. NG Bailey will provide mechanical and plumbing services.
The company’s offsite-manufacture division will play a part in the development through the installation of prefabricated mechanical pipework systems.
Work has started on site, with completion of the project due in the first quarter of 2014.