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Old January 19th, 2015, 12:32 AM   #12561
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Vista | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1723971

Official website: http://www.berkeleygroup.co.uk/new-h...chelsea-bridge



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  • Address: Vista, Chelsea Bridge, Queenstown Road, London SW8
  • Developer: Berkeley Group
  • Architect: Scott Brownrigg
  • Homes: 457
  • Commercial space: 1,257m²



Site preparation ongoing at Vista, with currently one crane and one piling rig on site. Photo by Mr Cladding:


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Old January 19th, 2015, 12:38 AM   #12562
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29 breathtaking photos of London's skyline
The best shot IMO is the one from The Apprentice intro.
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Old January 19th, 2015, 12:40 AM   #12563
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My personal favourite is this shot from Shooters Hill.
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Old January 19th, 2015, 12:42 AM   #12564
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One Nine Elms | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1549489

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



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  • Address: 1 Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • Developer: Dalian Wanda
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Height: 200m and 161m
  • Floors: 58 and 43



Demolition progress at Market Towers, making way for One Nine Elms. Photos by Mr Cladding:


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Old January 19th, 2015, 12:46 AM   #12565
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US Embassy | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=728176

Official website: http://london.usembassy.gov/new_embassy.html



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  • Address: 33 Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • Developer: Federal Government of the United States
  • Architect: Kieran Timberlake
  • Cost: $1 billion
  • Floors: 11



Floorplates rising at the new US Embassy. Photo by Mr Cladding:


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Old January 19th, 2015, 12:52 AM   #12566
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Embassy Gardens | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1738434

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



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  • Address: Embassy Gardens, Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • Developer: Ballymore Group
  • Architects: Terry Farrell and Partners, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, AHMM and FLACQ
  • Homes: 1,982
  • Site area: 15 acres





Progress at Embassy Gardens, photos by Mr Cladding:


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Old January 19th, 2015, 01:04 AM   #12567
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Battersea Power Station | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=650929

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



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  • Developer: Sime Darby and SP Setia
  • Masterplan architect: Rafael Viñoly
  • Cost: £8 billion ($13bn)
  • Area: 39 acres
  • Homes: 3,400





The three-chimney power station, this weekend by Mr Cladding:


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Old January 19th, 2015, 01:06 AM   #12568
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Riverwalk | Westminster SW1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1679244

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



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  • Address: 157-161 Millbank, London SW1
  • Developer: Ronson Capital Partners
  • Architect: Stanton Williams
  • Floors: 17
  • Homes: 113



Riverwalk close to topping out. Photo by Mr Cladding:


IMG_2435.jpg by Rukuphotos, on Flickr
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Old January 19th, 2015, 02:03 AM   #12569
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Great photos! Mr. Cladding has certainly been out and about. Walking down Nine Elms Lane the change is unbelievable, with both Riverlight and Embassy Gardens either side it produces a canyon effect.
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Old January 19th, 2015, 10:02 AM   #12570
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20 Fenchurch Street | City of London EC3

London thread:http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=321409

Official website: http://www.20fenchurchstreet.co.uk/



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  • Address: 20 Fenchurch Street, London EC3
  • Developer: Land Securities
  • Architect: Rafael Viñoly
  • Height: 160m
  • Floors: 36

Photos from 20 Fenchurch Street by Matt Buck, Mr Cladding and diamond geezer:


IMGP9651 by mattbuck4950, on Flickr


IMG_2336.jpg by Rukuphotos, on Flickr


IMG_2349.jpg by Rukuphotos, on Flickr


IMG_2310.jpg by Rukuphotos, on Flickr


IMG_2357.jpg by Rukuphotos, on Flickr[


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Skygarden by diamond geezer, on Flickr
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Old January 19th, 2015, 10:48 AM   #12571
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Baltimore Tower | Isle of Dogs E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showth...hp?p=105569479

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



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  • Address: 30 Limeharbour, London E14
  • Developer: Galliard Developments
  • Architect: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill
  • Height: 150m
  • Floors: 44



Floorplates rising at Baltimore Tower. Photos by Tbeam:


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Old January 19th, 2015, 01:08 PM   #12572
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Old January 19th, 2015, 01:08 PM   #12573
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These are amazing!
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Old January 19th, 2015, 01:47 PM   #12574
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When is the whole Battersea regeneration scheme going to be completed?
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Old January 19th, 2015, 01:56 PM   #12575
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  • Phase 1 (Ian Simpson and dRMM-designed phase): 2017
  • Phase 2 (the Power Station): 2018
  • Phase 3 (Gehry and Foster-designed phase): 2020
  • Northern Line extension to Battersea: 2020

Future phases yet to be announced.
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Old January 19th, 2015, 02:40 PM   #12576
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Imperial West | White City W12

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1534686

Official website: http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/imperialwest



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  • New campus for Imperial College London
  • Developer: Voreda and Imperial College London
  • Cost: £3 billion ($4.6bn)
  • Site area: 25 acres









Crane installation at Imperial West. Photo by LordBerkley:

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Old January 19th, 2015, 03:42 PM   #12577
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They will.
naaaaaaaaaaaaahhh
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Old January 19th, 2015, 03:43 PM   #12578
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I can't wait to visit 20FS this year. I know there has been a little negative-media about it (some of which is very true), but it's still one of the best viewpoints in London for FREE!
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Old January 19th, 2015, 03:49 PM   #12579
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If the City can survive the war, the 60s and Pomo, the City can survive anything.
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Old January 19th, 2015, 04:35 PM   #12580
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If the City can survive the war, the 60s and Pomo, the City can survive anything.
even a zombie apocolypse
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