The redevelopment scheme features a 43-storey tower and proposes to bring together a unique combination of land uses which, together with the size of the site and its context, creates a new building-type, fusing large scale art, sculpture and architecture. The building will include retail and bars, self-storage, business centre, fitness centre and hotel. Sustainability is incorporated in the building's design through the choice of on-site materials and the integration of an innovative natural ventilationsystem. The building tapers and twists to allow daylight penetration atstreet level. Articulated chimneys known as solar siphons wrap aroundthe building fabric giving the impression of slenderness and at the same time providing natural ventilation to the apartments. This dramatically reduces the overall carbon footprint.The scheme will be unveiled at a public exhibition this week and then submitted to the London Borough of Hackney for planning.
Are you a Town Planner with some commercial experience under your belt (consultancy or developer)? Would you like to work for a regional housebuild...
- Lewis Davey
- Surrey - near M25/M23 junction
This is a career opportunity for somebody looking to play a key role in the delivery of an effective and efficient planning policy service.
- Manchester/Salford (North West) or Breckland or North Tyneside or Barnet (North London)
A vacancy has arisen in the Development Management Section of the Planning Services Division for a part-time Senior Planning Officer.
- South Derbyshire District Council
Work as key members of the Councils development management service providing pre-application advice, dealing with applications and appeals.
- Chiltern and South Bucks Council
- Amersham, Buckinghamshire
A Local Authority in Hertfordshire are looking for an Enforcement Officer to assist them with a backlog of cases for an initial contract of 3-6 months
- Oyster Partnership