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Note: As this project is under construction, the data is based on the most reliable information currently available. This data is thus subject to change until the building has completed and all information can be confirmed and ratified by the CTBUH.

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Official Name One Blackfriars
Other Names Beetham Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country United Kingdom
City London
Street Address & Map 1 Blackfriars Road
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2006
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2018

Companies Involved

Developer St George PLC
Design Ian Simpson Architects
Structural Engineer
Design WSP Group
MEP Engineer
Design Hoare Lea
Main Contractor Brookfield Multiplex; Laing O'Rourke
Other Consultant
• Cost AECOM
• Planning CBRE

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