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Old October 24th, 2017, 07:36 PM   #21421
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The problem is the blank triangular glass panels where the cross-bracing crosses the fašade are backpainted and do not have the same solar coating as the regular glazing. This value engineering or oversight by the architect means that depending on the light condition they will be very apparent or blend in. Rather disappointing.


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Thankfully it looks like those weird opaque panels along the columns will eventually be filled with glass. In the lower part of the second "diamond" you can see where some glass was installed there.
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Old October 25th, 2017, 12:04 AM   #21422
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Principal Tower | Shoreditch EC2

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=431133

Official website: http://principaltower.com



Location
  • Address: Principal Place, Worship Street, London EC2
  • London borough: Hackney
  • Station: Shoreditch High Street | Liverpool Street

Project facts
  • Developer: Brookfield | Concord Pacific
  • Architect: Foster + Partners
  • Height: 161m
  • Floors: 51
  • Homes: 243



Principal Tower viewed along Shoreditch High Street, photo by chest:

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Old October 25th, 2017, 12:05 AM   #21423
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R7 | King's Cross N1C

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=505188

Official website: http://r7kingscross.com



Location
  • Address: Building R7, Handyside Street, London N1C
  • London borough: Camden
  • Station: King's Cross St Pancras

Project facts
  • Developer: Argent Group
  • Architect: Duggan Morris Architects
  • Floors: 11

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Old October 25th, 2017, 12:40 AM   #21424
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Landmark Pinnacle | Isle of Dogs E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=613565

Official website: http://www.landmarkpinnacle.co.uk



Location
  • Address: 15 Westferry Road, London E14
  • London borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Station: Heron Quays | Canary Wharf

Project facts
  • Developer: Chalegrove Properties
  • Architect: Squire and Partners
  • Height: 233m
  • Floors: 75
  • Homes: 752



Construction progress at the Landmark Pinnacle, photo by lumberjack:


2P2A1287 by Lumberjack_London, on Flickr
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Old October 25th, 2017, 12:52 AM   #21425
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South Quay Plaza | Isle of Dogs E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1646336

Official website: https://www.berkeleygroup.co.uk/new-...uth-quay-plaza



Location
  • Address: South Quay Plaza, Marsh Wall, London E14
  • London borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Station: South Quay

Project facts
  • Developer: Berkeley Group
  • Architect: Foster + Partners
  • Height: 215m | 192m | 115m
  • Floors: 68 | 56 | 35
  • Homes: 1,284



This week at the South Quay Plaza site, photos by lumberjack:


2P2A1265 by Lumberjack_London, on Flickr


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Old October 25th, 2017, 12:59 AM   #21426
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Newfoundland | Canary Wharf E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1632163

Official website: http://canarywharf.com/residential/newfoundland



Location
  • Address: Newfoundland, Bank Street, London E14
  • London borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Station: Heron Quays | Canary Wharf

Project facts
  • Developer: Canary Wharf Group
  • Architect: Horden Cherry Lee
  • Height: 220m
  • Floors: 60
  • Homes: 566



Core of Newfoundland up to level 36 of 60, photos by lumberjack:


2P2A1294 by Lumberjack_London, on Flickr


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Old October 25th, 2017, 11:38 AM   #21427
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1 Bank Street | Canary Wharf E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1692912

Official website: http://group.canarywharf.com/availab...e-bank-street/



Location
  • Address: 1 Bank Street, London E14
  • London borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Station: Heron Quays | Canary Wharf

Project facts
  • Developer: Canary Wharf Group
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Height: 147m
  • Floors: 28
  • Office space: 114,345m▓



1 Bank Street rising by Newfoundland, photo by lumberjack:


2P2A1322 by Lumberjack_London, on Flickr
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Old October 25th, 2017, 12:09 PM   #21428
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Wardian London | Isle of Dogs E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=324062

Official website: http://www.wardianlondon.com



Location
  • Address: Arrowhead Quay, Marsh Wall, London E14
  • London borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Station: South Quay | Heron Quays | Canary Wharf

Project facts
  • Developer: Ballymore
  • Architect: Glen Howells Architects
  • Height: 183m | 170m
  • Floors: 55 | 50
  • Homes: 792



Wardian London continues its ascent, photo by lumberjack:


2P2A1278 by Lumberjack_London, on Flickr
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Old October 25th, 2017, 01:51 PM   #21429
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The Gateway Building | Paddington W2

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=2012307

Official website: https://www.paddingtoncentral.com/ar...teway-building



Location
  • Address: 1A Sheldon Square, London W2
  • London borough: Westminster
  • Station: Paddington

Project facts
  • Developer: British Land
  • Architect: Carmody Groarke
  • Height: 101m
  • Floors: 20
  • Hotel rooms: 200

Plans for the Gateway Building have been approved by Westminster Council.

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Old October 25th, 2017, 04:44 PM   #21430
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Old October 25th, 2017, 10:32 PM   #21431
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The Scalpel | City of London EC3

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1528916

Official website: http://thescalpelec3.co.uk



Location
  • Address: 52-54 Lime Street, London EC3
  • Ward: Lime Street
  • Station: Bank-Monument | Aldgate

Project facts
  • Developer: W.R. Berkley
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Height: 192m
  • Floors: 39
  • Floorspace: 58,329m▓ (GIA)



Construction progress this week at the Scalpel, photo courtesy of W.R. Berkley:

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Old October 25th, 2017, 10:37 PM   #21432
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The Gateway Building | Paddington W2

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=2012307

Official website: https://www.paddingtoncentral.com/ar...teway-building



Location
  • Address: 1A Sheldon Square, London W2
  • London borough: Westminster
  • Station: Paddington

Project facts
  • Developer: British Land
  • Architect: Carmody Groarke
  • Height: 101m
  • Floors: 20
  • Hotel rooms: 200

Plans for the Gateway Building have been approved by Westminster Council.

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Old October 25th, 2017, 10:56 PM   #21433
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It'll certainly put most new builds around Paddington to shame!
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Old October 25th, 2017, 11:02 PM   #21434
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100 Bishopsgate | City of London EC2

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=354677

Official website: http://www.100bishopsgate.com



Location
  • Address: 100 Bishopsgate, London EC2
  • Ward: Bishopsgate
  • Station: Liverpool Street | Bank

Project facts
  • Developer: Brookfield
  • Architect: Allies and Morisson
  • Height: 172m
  • Floors: 40
  • Floorspace: 126,189m▓ (GEA)



Construction progress at 100 Bishopsgate and the nearby 22 Bishopsgate, photos courtesy of J. Hawkes:





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Old October 26th, 2017, 01:16 AM   #21435
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Shard Place | Southwark SE1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1646385

Official website: N/A



Project facts
  • Address: 28-30 London Bridge Street, London SE1
  • London borough: Southwark
  • Station: London Bridge

Project facts
  • Developer: Sellar
  • Architect: Renzo Piano
  • Height: 95m
  • Floors: 27



Shard Place begins its ascent, photo by 11001001:


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Old October 26th, 2017, 01:57 AM   #21436
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SE9, the usual thanks for the updates.
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Old October 26th, 2017, 02:37 AM   #21437
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These Buildings doesn't have to be supertall and enough to appreciate the architecture ingenuity. luv to see the ongoing & upcoming projects
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Old October 26th, 2017, 12:21 PM   #21438
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Cheers hugh!

And indeed roydex. Furthermore, a tower doesn't need to be a supertall to make a large impact on London's built environment. I'm personally looking forward to the impact that the E14 schemes make in the coming years.
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Old October 26th, 2017, 05:03 PM   #21439
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An NLA exhibition that started this month, running into the new year: London's Towns: Shaping the Polycentric City
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Old October 26th, 2017, 05:06 PM   #21440
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Commercial services started operating from London City Airport 30 years ago today: London City Airport unveils ú400m redevelopment plans to mark 30th anniversary
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