Kings Cross R7 topping out
Last month saw the topping out ceremony held by Kier at the R7 building, on the Kings Cross development for Argent, and continues Weedon Architects collaboration with numerous Concept designers and main contractors on this vast site.
R7 is located to the north of the UAL building, Central St Martins University which houses the highly acclaimed fashion designers course attended by the likes of Stella McCartney, John Galliano and Sarah Burton
The building is designed to accommodate 140,000 sqft of B1 commercial space together with a covered street open to the public exhibition off which are 3 cinemas, a café, and a restaurant as well as the office entrance.
The building design has attained BREEAM excellent and base build shell and core construction is due for completion June 2017.
(Photo courtesy of John Sturrock)