The Scalpel

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Height: Occupied
142.3 m / 467 ft
Height: To Tip
190.1 m / 624 ft
Height: Architectural
190.1 m / 624 ft
The Scalpel Outline
Floors Above Ground


Official Name The Scalpel
Other Names W.R. Berkley Tower, 52-54 Lime Street
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United Kingdom
City London
Street Address & Map 52 Lime Street
Postal Code EC3M 7AF
Building Function office
Proposed 2012
Construction Start 2015
Completion 2018
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Regional Ranking #69 Tallest in Europe
National Ranking #11 Tallest in United Kingdom
City Ranking #10 Tallest in London

Companies Involved

Owner W.R. Berkley Corporation
Design Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; TP Bennett Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Arup
MEP Engineer
Design Arup
Main Contractor Skanska
Other Consultant
• Access Gillespies
• Cost EC Harris
Façade Arup; Permasteelisa Group
• Marketing Wordsearch
• Planning DP9 Ltd
Material Supplier
• Cladding PEC Group
• Sealants Sika Services AG

CTBUH Initiatives

Does London Need Tall Buildings?
7 Oct 2015 – Event Report


Interview: Marketing of Tall Buildings
19 Sep 2012 – William Murray, Wordsearch

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